tubeless tire


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tubeless tire

[¦tüb·ləs ′tīr]
(engineering)
A tire that does not require an inner tube to hold air.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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However, the availability of conversion kits in the aftermarket allows motorcycle users to make spoked wheels to be compatible with tubeless tires. This adoption of such conversion kits will lead to the expansion of the global motorcycle tubeless tire market at a CAGR of almost 8% during the forecast period.
By this time, the industry had largely moved to tubeless tires on drop center rims with a reduced height rim flange profile--J or JJ flange profile.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio's Automotive team said: ''Radialization has been one of the major trends in the Tubeless Tire market in India.
This permitted development of tubeless tires in which the innerliner compound is chemically bonded to the carcass ply.
The enhanced cure properties of halobutyl rubbers do not affect the desirable impermeability and fatigue properties, thus permitting development of tubeless tires in which the innerliner compound is chemically bonded to the carcass ply.
One tubeless tire size is shown only to illustrate they are not exempt from differences in non-standardization.