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1. (WO1994016114) MAGNESIUM STEERING WHEEL

Pub. No.:    WO/1994/016114    International Application No.:    PCT/US1994/000678
Publication Date: Jul 21, 1994 International Filing Date: Jan 12, 1994
IPC: B62D 1/04
C22C 23/02
Applicants: UNITED TECHNOLOGIES AUTOMOTIVE, INC.
Inventors: CONROY, Robert, K.
EXNER, Gregory, F.
SHERMETARO, Mark, R.
Title: MAGNESIUM STEERING WHEEL
Abstract:
The present invention discloses a steering wheel formed of a magnesium based alloy AM 50B. Steering wheels composed of this alloy offer greater elongation while maintaining high strength values. Such steering wheels are strong yet safer than steering wheels formed of other prior magnesium alloys.