Sec. 25.731 - Wheels.
(a) Each main and nose wheel must be
(b) The maximum static load rating of
each wheel may not be less than the corresponding static ground reaction
(1) Design maximum weight; and
(2) Critical center of gravity.
(c) The maximum limit load rating of
each wheel must equal or exceed the maximum radial limit load determined
under the applicable ground load requirements of this part.
(d) Overpressure burst prevention.
Means must be provided in each wheel to prevent wheel failure and tire
burst that may result from excessive pressurization of the wheel and tire
(e) Braked wheels. Each braked
wheel must meet the applicable requirements of §25.735.
[Doc. No. 5066, 29 FR 18291, Dec. 24, 1964, as
amended by Amdt. 25-72, 55 FR 29777, July 20, 1990; Amdt. 25-107, 67 FR
20420, Apr. 24, 2002]