• BS 6102-5:1990

    Superseded A superseded Standard is one, which is fully replaced by another Standard, which is a new edition of the same Standard.

    Cycles Specification for bicycle tyre designations and dimensions

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  15-05-1996

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  31-08-1990

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    National foreword
    0 Introduction
    1 Scope and field of application
    2 References
    3 Definitions
    Section one: "Wired edge" tyres mounted on straight
                 side (SS) or crotchet type (CT) rims
    4 Tyre designation
    5 Tyre dimensions
    6 Tyre dimension measurement method
    7 Recommended rim contours
    Section two: "Beaded edge" tyres mounted on hooked bead
                 (HB) rims
    8 Tyre designation
    9 Tyre dimensions
    10 Tyre dimension measurement method
    11 Tyres that can be mounted on both hooked bead (HB)
        and straight sided (SS) rims
        Old marking
    1 "Wired edge" tyres mounted on straight side rims -
        New type dimensions
    2 "Wired edge" tyres mounted on straight side and
        crotchet type rims - Recommended rims
    3 "Beaded edge" tyres mounted on hooked bead rims -
        Measuring rim width and design dimensions
    4 "Beaded edge" tyres mounted on hooked bead rims -
        Measuring rim, design new tyre and in service
    5 Tyres mounted on straight side rims - Correspondence
        between "tyre size designation" and "old markings"

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Gives designations and dimensions for pneumatic bicycle tyres. Covers "Wired edge" tyres mounted on straight side (SS) or crotchet type (CT) rims, and "Beaded edge" tyres mounted on hooked bead (HB) rims. Tubular sew-up tyres and non-pneumatic tyres are covered in separate International Standards.

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    Committee GME/25
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 6102-1:1992 Cycles Specification for safety requirements for bicycles
    BS 6102-6:1990 Cycles Specification for bicycle rims

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    ISO 5775-2:2015 Bicycle tyres and rims Part 2: Rims
    ISO 4223-1:2002 Definitions of some terms used in the tyre industry Part 1: Pneumatic tyres
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