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Sep 29, 2021 12:42:19 PM

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Why Choose a Solid Skid Steer Tires for Puncture-Prone Applications

Solid Skid Steer Tires for Puncture-Prone Applications

Historically, pneumatic tires have been a fixture on skid steers; however, as the number of tasks these versatile machines are asked to perform continues to grow, so do the kinds of tires available for them. There is no one-sits-fits-all tire solution for today’s skid steers, but pairing the “right” tire to the conditions your machine works in can pay off—improving everything from productivity to profit. For example, solid skid steer tires offer numerous advantages to machines working in harsh, puncture-prone environments in applications like demolition, scrap, waste, and recycling.

Here are five reasons why skid steer owners operating in some of the most challenging applications are turning to solid tires.

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Topics: Galaxy Tires, Skid Steer Tires, Galaxy Hulk SDS, SDS Tire, Solid Tires, Beefy Baby SDS, Super Smooth SDS

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Jul 7, 2020 1:17:00 PM

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The Pros and Cons of Extra-Deep Skid Steer Tires

Why Choose a Super-Deep Skid Steer Tire 

Skid steer loaders (SSLs) perform a multitude of tasks in many different conditions; consequently, a wide variety of tire options are available to maximize their performance. Factors like tire construction (radial, bias, solid) and tread pattern (lug, block, button) can make a huge difference in tire performance and cost over the lifetime of the tire. Tread depth is another important characteristic to consider when choosing the best SSL tire for the job. Below is why “going deep” (on tread) is a home run for many skid steer applications. 

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Topics: Galaxy Tires, Tread Depth, Skid Steer Tires, Galaxy Hulk SDS, SDS Tire, Solid Tires

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Jun 22, 2020 1:25:00 PM

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Pneumatic, Press-On Band, and Resilient Solid Forklift Tires

Choosing Between the Different Types of Forklift Tires 

Whether working in busy warehouses, fast-paced ports, or on bustling construction sites, forklifts are a common sight in many industries. Despite the different ways these industries use forklifts, one factor is shared by all: improving the efficiency and productivity of its machinery can positively impact an operation’s bottom line. A simple step toward getting the best performance from a forklift is to equip it with the right tires for the job.

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Topics: Galaxy Tires, SDS Tire, Solid Tires, Forklift tires, Warehouse Tires

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Jul 26, 2019 8:30:00 AM

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Improve Skid Steer Tire Life and Increase ROI

Tips to Increase ROI on Skid Steer Tires 

There are two key facts to know about skid steer tires: 1) skid steers are tough on tires, and 2) in general, tires are the most expensive consumable item on a skid steer. Considering these two facts, it stands to reason that the more life owners and operators squeeze out of a tire, the greater their return on investment.

The most common causes for the hastened wear of skid steer tires can be divided into two categories: operators and application. Keep reading to learn the subtle (and not-so-subtle) ways in which you could be burning through your tires, and the steps that you can take to increase the life, and ROI, of your skid steer tires.

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Topics: Beefy Baby, Muddy Buddy, Skid Steer Tires, Galaxy Hulk, Galaxy Hulk SDS, SDS Tire

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Mar 6, 2019 3:34:00 PM

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Should I Choose Solid Pneumatic or Press-On Forklift Tires?

What Type of Solid Tire Should I Use on My Forklift? 

In recent years, solid tires have become an increasingly popular tire choice for forklift operators working everywhere from the smooth concrete floors of warehouses to the debris-filled ground of construction sites. Because of the diverse roles forklifts are asked to fill, tire manufacturers have developed an equally diverse range of solid forklift tires. With so many options available, it can be difficult to decide what tire is correct for your application—which is why we came up with this handy guide for the different types of solid forklift tires.

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Topics: Galaxy Tires, Galaxy Yardmaster SDS, SDS Tire, Solid Tires, Forklift tires, Warehouse Tires