demountable flange

demountable flange
A side ring or side and lock ring combination that retains the tire on the rim. It is removable to permit tire mounting or removal.

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • rim — [1] The outer edge of a dented area in a body panel that is heat shrunk towards the center of the dent. [2] On a bicycle, the metal or wooden hoop of a wheel that holds the tire and tube and the outer ends of the spokes. [3] On a truck, the metal …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • side ring — A demountable metal flange to hold the tire on the rim base. It can be self contained, locking into the gutter, or may be held in place by a lock ring, depending on the type …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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