Traction & Flotation OPTIMIZATION

  Precision Inflation, LLC Ken Brodbeck, VP of Technology Can you have great traction and flotation? YES! Let us start with a couple definitions: Traction: The ability to generate forces in the field and transport. – to move the machine forward (Pulling) and backward (Braking) – to move the...

Precision AG TIRE IMPACT

  Michelin Ag David Graden: Operational Market Manager – Agriculture Precision Ag is very basically defined as satellite farming. It is the use of GPS and satellite imagery to manage machine routes, observe and treat crop problem areas, build crop and yield maps, and so much more. Within Michelin...

4WD Tractor TRACTION: Pulling 550 hp Implement

Below is question posed to tire manufacturers from Illinois: In 4WD Tractor application, if implement requires 550 hp and standard duals are not providing adequate traction (can’t go wider with triples), what is your recommendation and how does it compare to tracks on transport & field speed? Precision...

Best Load Speed Index

How does producer choose best Load Speed Index, what is impact of IF / VF, and how does change from transport speed to in field affect air pressure requirements? Continental Agriculture North America Harm-Hendrik Lange: Agriculture Tires Field Engineer Starting with the simplest component: Speed Symbol...

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. (Manufacturer of Titan and Goodyear Farm Tires)...

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