Posted by The ATA Team

Jul 7, 2020 1:11:07 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, Alliance Tire Americas, Skid Steer Tires, Blog, Galaxy Hulk SDS, SDS Tire, Solid Tires, Alliance Tire Group

Posted by Steve Vandegrift

Oct 17, 2014 1:56:00 PM

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Pennsylvania Dealer Excelling in Skid Steer Tires

Quentin Martin, owner of Martin’s Tire & Alignment in Narvon, PA, serves a 150-mile radius around his store and does a robust business in skid steer tires.  We asked him about his business and the latest trends in this product segment:

Q.  What types of skid steer tires are your customers primarily interested in?

“The demand that we see is pretty much in three tread designs:

-          More of a turf design for lawn and garden applications;

-          Your hard-surface design exemplified by the Galaxy Hulk.

-          And the standard skid steer, like the Galaxy Beefy Baby or Muddy Buddy.

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Topics: Galaxy Tires, Tire Efficiency, Tread Depth, Beefy Baby, Paving Tires, Muddy Buddy, Skid Steer Tires, Galaxy Hulk, Blog