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31/10/1888 Dunlop’s great idea

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Dr. Dunlop's Amazing Tire - How We Invented The World

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DUNLOP History is Tyre History

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Dunlop Tyre Technology - Tyre History

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The story of Irishman John Boyd Dunlop, inventor of air tires

Scottish veterinary surgeon John Dunlop patented his pneumatic tires. He had a son whom a doctor recommended to ride a tricycle. Dunlop did not want his son to ride on bumping bare metal wheels. So he put a rubber tube on it. Unbeknown to Dunlop, the same device was already patented by Robert William Thomson.
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