An innovative, non-pneumatic tire being tested by a U.S. National Guard unit in Wisconsin could prove to be a lifesaver for combat troops patrolling in High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles. Invented by Resilient Technologies LLC in a research project with the University of Wisconsin-Madison for the U.S. Department of Defense, the airless tire employs a patent-pending, 6-sided honeycomb construction and took two years to develop. Graduate students Nick Newman and Eric Foltz from ...

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