Flat Plate & Flotation

What is a flat plate measurement and how does it affect flotation, traction, and yield?   Flat Plate describes the contact patch or footprint in square inches of AG Tire, as shown below: As discussed in “Better Yield” post, larger flat plate is important as increased flotation and larger...

YOUR ANSWER to Ag Tire Questions

With all the complexities associated with Modern Ag Tires, there is no way a blog can cover everything. Our commitment to you is that if you have an Ag Tire Question, we at Ag Tire Talk will provide an answer, drawing upon a team with over 68 years of tire business experience. If your question is outside...