Modified Lamination Theory

  • Yukio NakajimaEmail author


The belt failure of steel radial tires usually occurs at belt ends where the interlaminar shear stress increases drastically.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering, School of Advanced EngineeringKogakuin UniversityHachiojiJapan

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