Patent Number: 6,805,000

Title: Apparatus and method for mounting a tire condition sensor capsule to a wheel rim

Abstract: An apparatus for mounting a tire condition sensor capsule to a wheel rim comprises a housing having a receptacle having a shape complementary to the capsule to receive the capsule snugly therein, a lock on the housing, cooperating with a surface on the capsule to lock the housing to the capsule; and a connector for connecting the housing the wheel rim such that the capsule is between a portion of the wheel rim and the receptacle.

Inventors: Sheikh-Bahaie; Kian (Burnaby, CA)

Assignee: Smartire Systems, Inc.

International Classification: B62C 023/02 ()

Expiration Date: 10/19/2021