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Meridian, Idaho


Sportster Sport

Posted - 05/08/2014 :  12:21 PM                       Like
A wheel with integral shock absorbers. A new idea or a simple extension of the same concept as the pneumatic tire? Could it have applications for off road vehicles or would the extra weight invalidate the concept?

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775 Posts

Calera, AL


Bandit 1250

Posted - 05/18/2014 :  9:21 AM
I do not see the weight as the issue for a high speed tire. I do see that the axle would tend to want to be off center as the issue for a high speed tire. The speed may tend to center the axle, but what happens when it encounters a bump?
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