Why Buy Firestone Off-the-Road Tires in Hammond?
You care about four things when it comes to buying off-the-road tires in Hammond: price, cut resistance, longevity, and traction. Does your current off-the-road tire dealer put as much emphasis on these four features as you do? When you visit a certified Firestone off-the-road tire dealer in Hammond, you can bet your bottom line on it. Firestone off-the-road tires offer all-around dependability and toughness you can count on, from the construction site to the quarry. We've been testing and engineering commercial tires for nearly a century. Pair excellent off-the-road tires with trusted limited warranties* for radial and bias tires, and you have an unbeatable match. Plus, we have thousands of Firestone dealers across the nation who are prepared to deliver the support, inventory, and resources you need to reduce downtime.
Compare Tires in the Hammond off-the-road Tire Inventory
There are so many off-the-road tires to choose from and no downtime to think about it. Not that you even want downtime. You're focused on the job at hand. Your local Firestone off-the-road tire dealer can help you choose the correct off-the-road tires for your environment and application. We understand that it's about more than finding a tire with the correct tread depth and design—price matters, too. Here we'll introduce you to the variety of commercial tires available, broken down by equipment type.
Dig, Move, Work: Hammond Backhoe Tires
When it comes to construction equipment, you'd be hard pressed to find something more dynamic than the backhoe. One second you could be digging a hole and the next you could be moving loads of rock. You need backhoe tires that go where you go. Shop backhoe tires in Hammond at Firestone and you'll get dependable, puncture resistant, and traction-ready tires. If you work on soft surfaces, put the Radial Duraforce RT Tire on the top of your list. It's designed for traction and stability. It has a wider footprint to limit soil compaction and a radial R-4 direction tread design for superior grip. But for more challenging work circumstances, there are heavy-duty construction tires like the Industrial Special Backhoe Tire. It has a shock fortified nylon-cord body to safeguard against cuts punctures. Whatever the case, turn to your Hammond Firestone off-the-road dealer for backhoe tires that meet you at your point of need.
Loader & Dozer Tires in Hammond
Construction sites are full of all types of heavy equipment, including dozers and loaders. Dozers and loaders push things aside or put stuff into another piece of equipment, like a railroad car or dump truck. Dozer/loader tires help these unique machines, with features like steel radial casings and deeper tread that help them stand up to ever-changing surfaces and loads. Contact a Firestone construction tire dealer for loader and dozer tires in Hammond. If you have questions about scraper tires, we can help with that, too.
Scraper Tires in Hammond
When properly equipped, a loader can also act as a scraper. Scrapers are made in all configurations and sizes. Some are self-loading and use an elevator to load material. Others use an attachment that allows two scrapers to work as a self-loading team, which is one of the most efficient systems. But there are many other scraper-loader configurations. Whether the setup is complicated or simple, a scraper's job it typically to transport a load to a dumping area. Scrapers don't have to carry their loads very far. They're most efficient on short hauls. Firestone has scraper tires in Hammond to match almost any scraper configuration.
Skid Steer Tires in Hammond, IN
It can be easy to confuse skid loaders/skid-steer loaders with scrapers if you don't know what you're looking at. A skid loader is more compact. It's used for digging and can be geared up to push, pull, and lift material. Skid steer loaders are lighter and more maneuverable than tractor front loaders, and they require comparably versatile tires. Firestone skid steer tire options in Hammond include tires like the Duraforce DT Skid Steer Tire, with cut resistance and a deep tread to support work in rough terrain. Talk to your Hammond off-the-road tire dealer for help selecting the best skid steer tires for your multi-use equipment.
Hammond Grader Tires
Around the construction site, you might also need grader tires in Hammond for either construction, road building, or even snow removal. Whatever the grader application, Firestone has grader tires to match. Our grader tires are built tough, with features like enhanced rubber compounds that allow for wear resistance to cutting and chipping. And self-cleaning tread allows for slip resistance and excellent traction in wet or soft environments. It doesn't matter where your grader needs to go. With Firestone construction tires, you can get there.
Tires for Container Handlers in Hammond
Container handler tires are made for less versatile, though equally important equipment, like straddle carriers, stack reachers, and forklifts. In other words, equipment that never stops moving, stacking, and carrying. Depending on the exact application and load, you may prefer a container handler tire with super wide tread for payload stability and traction, but limited speed capacity. But if your job requires plenty of materials to be moved—and fast—then you'll want to consider a radial tire with a focus on high speeds. Whatever the load or conditions, you can be sure that our selection of crane and container handler tires in Hammond is ready to work. All tires are tested before they can even be considered for placement on any piece of container handling equipment. And they are, at our 350-acre facility dedicated to construction tire testing and development.
Hammond Straddle Carrier Tires
Straddle carriers also handle containers, but differently than traditional container handlers. A straddle carrier mostly works in rail yards and port terminals to stack and move containers. It picks up and carries containers from underneath, instead of carrying them on top like a truck. There's no need for cranes and forklifts when you have straddle carriers. Straddle carriers might not be road-going machines, but they still need to be able to deal with abrasive surroundings and ever-changing load weights. Every Firestone straddle carrier tire for sale in Hammond is field-tested to [content-text-9-8] Each Firestone straddle carrier tire for sale in Hammond is tested to ensure outstanding cut protection and wear resistance.
Rigid Dump Truck Tires in Hammond
While container handler tires support machines that move containers of stuff, dump truck tires support trucks that move piles of heavy stuff in hard places. Dump trucks carry sand, dirt, rocks, broken cement, [content-text-10-2] Dump trucks carry dirt, sand, broken cement, rocks, and any debris that needs to be moved to prepare an area for a job. They typically move lots of heavy materials at surface mines, quarries, steel mills, and salt mines— all places where construction tires can easily be damaged. That's why rigid dump trucks need tires that surpass regular commercial tires. They need tires that can resist heat and cuts, and provide long wear and traction. The Firestone inventory of rigid dump truck tires in Hammond includes stand-out performers, like the Super Rock Grip Deep Tread Tire and Super Rock Grip Tire.
Trust Firestone Commercial in Hammond for off-the-road tires and you get more than reliable tires; you get tire services and solutions that help maximize revenue. Shop off-the-road tires online. Search by size, equipment, or diameter.
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