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Warranty Stop

Welcome to AG Tire Talk’s new Warranty Stop Page! We made it easy for you, posting all the AG Tire Manufacturer’s Warranties in ONE place- with a Radial R-1/R-1W Summary of each.   TITAN / GOODYEAR WARRANTY SUMMARY Titan International, Inc....

Preventative Tire Maintenance ...

  Alliance Tire Americas James Crouch: National Product Manager—Agriculture Tires are so durable in the field that it’s easy to forget that they can be damaged if they are stored incorrectly. The big hazards are letting them get out of shape and exposing...

R-1 or R-1W: TIRE MANUFACTURER...

    Titan International, Inc. (Manufacturer of Titan and Goodyear Farm Tires) Scott Sloan: Ag Product Manager / Global LSW In the ag industry traction tires are classified by the depth of tread using the nomenclature R-1, R-1W. This industry standard allows...

Can BIAS Tires Beat Radials?

    Can old school 1930’s Bias Ply Technology provide better traction than latest High Tech Radial? The short answer is YES! I don’t believe it, you say.  Surely these high tech radials must always out-pull Dad’s Old Bias tires, right? The answer depends on...

Reduce Stubble Damage: TIRE MA...

Continental Agriculture North America Ralf Krieger:  Head of Development and Industrialization of Agricultural Tires There are several trends in modern agriculture that increase the risk of stubble damage. Due to the quick development pace of operating procedures,...

Proper Tractor Ballast: MANUFA...

  BKT USA, Inc. Dave Paulk:  Manager Field Technical Services There are several important reasons for using ballast on tractors. Tractors and combines often have to add weight to accommodate horsepower imbalances. Adding weight where required will improve...

AG Tracks vs Tires: Manufactur...

  Firestone Ag Bradley J. Harris:  Manager, Global Agricultural Field Engineering Just like asking if apple or orange juice is better, asking if tracks or tires are better systems comes down to customer preference. Both systems have pros and cons, so it is...
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  • James Tuschner: Thank you for the comment. I'm not aware of any "covering" ...
  • Mark Krueger: Is there anything made to cover my ag tires on my super C, w...
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recent from 7 Preventative Tire Maintenance to Reduce Downtime
Preventative Tire Maintenance to Reduce Downtime   Alliance Tire Americas James Crouch: National Product Manager—Agriculture Tires are so durable in the field that it’s easy to forget that they can be damaged if they are stored incorrectly. The big hazards are letting them get out of shape and exposing the rubber compound to degradation. The...
recent from 4 CFO Tire Explanation & Yield Benefit: Manufacturer’s ANSWER
CFO Tire Explanation & Yield Benefit:  Manufacturer’s ANSWER   Titan International, Inc. (Manufacturer of Titan and Goodyear Farm Tires) Scott Sloan:  Ag Product Manager / Global LSW Cyclic Field Operation or CFO designation applies to IF tires.  Per the Tire and Rim Association, the cyclic service is intended for use on a vehicle with a minimal requirement for...
recent from 8 Improve Ride & Reduce Road Lope on Sprayers: Tire Manufacturer’s ANSWER
Improve Ride & Reduce Road Lope on Sprayers: Tire Manufacturer’s ANSWER   AG Tire Talk is proud to present a new platform, enabling AG Tire Manufacturers to weigh in on and help growers solve tire related issues.  Every other month, AG Tire Talk will pose ONE Question to AG Tire manufacturers, asking them to provide answers to attain optimum equipment performance thru...
recent from 9 Ag Tire Size Options: RCI Chart
Ag Tire Size Options:  RCI Chart Wondering which Ag tire size options will work on your equipment? Use the Rolling Circumference Index (RCI) Chart!   How It Works Rolling Circumference Index Chart, or RCI Chart categorizes farm tires in accordance with overall diameter / rolling circumference along with section width / row spacing....