Patent Number: 7,784,876

Title: Motorcycle wheel assembly and method for protecting bearings and for providing security for mounting bolts

Abstract: A motorcycle wheel assembly having a wheel with a central hub and an axle extending centrally through the hub with interior wheel bearings and at least one brake disc in abutment with the outside surface of the hub is provided with at least a wheel cover fitted onto a spacer surrounding the axle between the brake disc and the lower extremity of an adjacent fork in order to protect the wheel bearings and the mounting bolts from sand and grit. The wheel cover includes a shoulder portion on one side through which a spacer and an axle extend and an outer lip overlying the brake disc and mounting bolts.

Inventors: Perry; David C. (Destin, FL)


International Classification: B62L 1/00 (20060101); B60B 7/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018