Patent Number: 7,784,519

Title: Tyre fitting machine

Abstract: A tire fitting machine having a wheel mounting means 1 which is mounted rotatably about a vertical axis 5 and to which a wheel rim 6 is to be fixed when fitting or removing a tire, wherein the wheel rim 6 rests on a support surface 2 of the wheel mounting means 1, the support surface extending perpendicularly to the axis 6, wherein the support surface 2 is displaceable along the axis 5 and is fixable in a plurality of positions.

Inventors: Sotgiu; Paolo (Modena, IT)

Assignee: Snap-On Equipment Srl a Unico Socio

International Classification: B60C 25/135 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018