|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||180/009.1 ; 180/009.21 ; 180/009.26 ; 180/009.44|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 34 인용 특허 : 13|
A modular track suspension system is readily adapted for attachment to any presently manufactured full-size automotive vehicle built with a load-carrying frame, being easily substituted for the vehicle's conventional wheeled undercarriage either during or following final assembly. The module uses a pair of endless rubber tracks, one track under each respective side of the vehicle; and each track is frictionally driven by tandem pairs of dual-wheels with rubber tires, each tandem pair of wheels being driven, respectively, by an intermediately positioned d...
[ We claim:] [1.] A modular track-laying suspension system for attachment to a vehicle designed for moving loads over terrain, said vehicle having (a) a load-bearing frame and (b) a drive train including an engine for delivering a driving torque to a vehicle drive shaft, said suspension system comprising:a right-side endless track and a left-side endless track;two drive units associated with each said endless track, each said drive unit having (a) a pair of tandem wheels in contact with said endless track and (b) a respective drive-unit axle positioned i...