Learning About Large Size Industrial Tires

Tires are a fundamental part of almost any machine which uses wheels as a primary method of movement. A good tire offers support, traction, grip and added safety during any weather condition. Tires are needed for activities as simple as riding a bike, but also for any automobile and many industrial machines and applications. Industrial tires make up a major portion of the tire manufacturing industry because so many industrial applications require specialty tires which have better tread and can stand up to the heavy workload being performed by construction equipment and other large scale machinery. Industrial tires come in all shapes and sizes.

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Whether it is for a skid loader or a fork lift, industrial tires must be well constructed and maintained in order to ensure the safety of the people using the vehicles to which they are attached. This means that personnel need to be aware of the condition of tires on industrial vehicles at all times. Even the largest industrial tires are liable to develop a weak spot, hole or other issue that needs to be attended to. Regularly checking industrial tires can prevent costly and potentially harmful accidents in an industrial setting and should be an important part of workplace safety protocol.

ensure the safety of the people using the vehicles to which they are attached. This means that personnel need to be aware of the condition of tires on industrial vehicles at all times. Even the largest industrial tires are liable to develop a weak spot, hole or other issue that needs to be attended to. Regularly checking industrial tires can prevent costly and potentially harmful accidents in an industrial setting and should be an important part of workplace safety protocol.

People are often surprised at how massive industrial rubber can be, especially when seeing them for the first time. One of the largest tires available on the market is the Bridgestone 59/80R63, standing at an enormous 154.1 inches in height and measuring almost 60 inches across. Amazingly, it is outsized by the Titan Tire, which stands at a stunning 14 feet in height and weighs in at over 12,000 pounds, which is over six metric tonnes. These tires are used for industrial mining equipment, and as such must be not only large but extremely sturdy and reliable in order for industrial miners to do their jobs safely and efficiently. Although it is not intended for actual use, the largest tire in the world was produced in 1964 by the Uniroyal company as an attraction for the 1964 World’s Fair. It is currently a roadside attraction outside of Detroit, Michigan.

Large size industrial wheels are available from a wide variety of sources, including automotive and tire warehouses, farming and agriculture supply warehouses, industrial products warehouses and other businesses which generally stock parts and supplies for industrial and agricultural business purposes. Many stores and warehouses of this type have technicians who can and will install large size industrial tires on industrial or farm equipment. …

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A Look At Social Networking For The Automotive Industry

Social networking for the automotive industry seems a bit hard to fathom. With all of the sites out there doing it, but only concentrating on a couple of different sectors of the industry. The way I see it for this to work, it needs to be more all-inclusive.

The automotive a whole is having hard times right now, and believe me they are all looking for ways to make their businesses perform better. They go to the web because it’s one of the best places to push their businesses without having to spend more money then they can afford.

A Look At Social Networking For The Automotive Industry

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With all of the buzz on the net about social networking, you can bet they are looking in to it, just as I did. A lot of them are probably finding the exact same thing as I did, that there are no social networks that are directly related to their business.

Why on earth would you join a social network that doesn’t relate to your business? I know I wouldn’t do it, if they are looking to promote their business by the use of a social network, it just makes sense to look for like minded people in the social networks.

It stands to reason that a person who is looking to promote their auto restoration shop, doesn’t want to join an automotive social network that is aimed at new car dealers. What point is there to spend the time that it takes to network with people there.

Social networking takes a lot of time to do right. You need to figure out the best way to use it for your business. It takes hours of studying to get it right, you need to know demographics, and why the customers would respond to your as opposed to another person.

If you on the network that is aimed at you specific sector you increase you chances of it working for you greatly. Although a lot of the automotive industry still has no place to go for this, people are out there wondering why automotive social networking seems to be failing as a whole.

The bottom line is there is no such a thing as the idea of as a whole, it is just a few sectors of the industry that are covered in the social networking universe. I wonder how these people have come to a conclusion that it’s failing as a whole, when that doesn’t exist yet.

When you take a slice of pie, you can’t know the entire story of that pie. No I don’t think that automotive social networking as a whole has failed, I think that it need to have deeper exploration. The automotive industry is a tough way to make a living.

A lot of the people in the industry feel as if they got left out in the cold, if you give them a nice warm fuzzy place to call home, you can bet they will swoon right on it. They will attack like …

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