balloon tyre

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balloon tyre

n
(Automotive Engineering) a pneumatic tyre containing air at a relatively low pressure and having a wide tread
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balloon tyre

, (US) balloon tire
nBallonreifen m
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This tender is divided into 2 lots, namely 1 lot crawler mounted machines and 1 lot balloon tires mounted machines.
For an extra smooth finish, this bike rolls marvelously along on Kevlar-lined premium balloon tires.
Fat bikes are mountain bikes with huge balloon tires, usually about 4 inches wide, twice the size of a normal mountain bike tire.
Suspension: tire suspension through special balloon tires
Larger units would be towed by a tractor with oversized balloon tires.
The CMC recommended that the decision to ban the use and import of balloon tires should be reviewed until suitable alternatives are adopted.
Beginning with Harroun's rearview mirror and continuing through balloon tires, front-wheel drive racers, and the gas turbine engine that almost won the race in 1967, Indianapolis has always fostered innovation.
Answering a challenge from Grant Peterson, owner of Rivendell Bicycles in California and publisher of the Rivendell Reader newsletter, Co-Motion has been working for the past year to design a high-performing bike for cyclists whose weight has limited them to heavy-duty single-speeds with balloon tires and coaster brakes.
The coffee table in Al Glass's Siesta Key house is a marble disk on industrial balloon tires.
All the work will be done with a chainsaw, a modified 4 x 4 off-road vehicle with balloon tires to reduce compaction, a loader like a giant arm that can reach out into the forest, and a bunk that the trees can be laid on without dragging them out like a regular skidder would.
Keeping it upright on balloon tires, Ron has mobilized otherwise stationary and bulky equipment.