Choose Firestone for Off-the-Road Tires in Charleston
When you're looking to buy new off-the-road, or OTR, tires in Charleston, you consider four factors: cut resistance, price, traction, and longevity. Does your current off-the-road tire dealer care as much about these details as you? When you're working with a certified Firestone off-the-road tire dealer in Charleston, you can almost guarantee it. Firestone off-the-road tires deliver toughness and reliability you can trust, from the quarry to the construction site. We've been in the business of engineering rugged and time-tested commercial tires for almost a century. Pair our high-quality off-the-road tires with top-notch off-the-road limited warranties* bias and radial tires, and you have the perfect match. Plus, we have 2,400+ certified dealers across the country, all ready to give you the inventory, resources, and support you need to reduce downtime.
What off-the-road Tires Are Available in Charleston?
You don't have the downtime to sort through all of your off-the-road tire options. Not that you want or need downtime. You're dialed into the job of the day. Your Charleston Firestone off-the-road tire dealer can help you select the correct off-the-road tires for your environment and application. We know the tread depth and design have to be just right for the application at hand, and all for the right price, too. Here, we'll give you an overview of the variety of heavy-duty tires available for purchase, organized by equipment type.
Backhoe Loader Tires in Charleston
When it comes to construction equipment, you'd be hard pressed to find something more dynamic than the backhoe. One moment you could be moving loads of rock and the next you could be digging a trench. When you roll, your backhoe tires need to roll, too. Shop backhoe tires in Charleston at Firestone and you'll get puncture resistant, traction-ready, and dependable tires. For soft surface work, consider a tire that's especially for stability and traction, like our Radial Duraforce RT Tire. It has a larger footprint to reduce soil compaction and a radial R-4 directional tread design to deliver superior grip and traction. But for harsher working environments, there are construction tires like the Industrial Special Backhoe Tire, which features a shock fortified nylon-cord body to resist cuts and punctures. No matter how dynamic your needs are, your Firestone off-the-road dealer in Charleston has a dynamic backhoe loader tire to match.
Dozer & Loader Tires in Charleston
Construction sites are full of all types of heavy equipment, including dozers and loaders. Loaders and dozers move materials into another piece of equipment, or move materials out of the way. Dozer/loader tires help these versatile machines, with features like steel radial casings and deeper tread that help them work with changing loads and surfaces. Talk to your Firestone construction tire dealer for more information about loader and dozer tires in Charleston, and whether you might need scraper tires, too.
Charleston Scraper Tires
When properly equipped, a loader can also act as a scraper. Scrapers are made in all configurations and sizes. Some are self-loading, with an elevator for loading stuff. Others have an attachment that allows two scrapers to act as a self-loading system, which leads to exceptional efficiency. These are just two of many loader-scraper configurations. Regardless of the setup, a scraper's job is generally to move its load to an area where the load is dumped. Contrary to rigid dump trucks, scrapers only have to transport their loads a short distance. They're most efficient on short hauls. Firestone has a catalog of scraper tires in Charleston to support your scraper configuration.
Skid Steer Tires in Charleston, SC
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 equipped to push, pull, and lift material. Skid steer loaders are more maneuverable and lighter than tractor front loaders, and they need equally as versatile tires. Firestone's selection of skid steer tires in Charleston includes tires like the [content-text-6-6] Firestone's catalog of skid steer tires in Charleston includes tires like the Duraforce DT Skid Steer Tire, with cut resistance and a deep tread to support work in rough terrain. Contact your off-the-road tire dealer in Charleston for help buying the right skid steer tires for your special equipment.
Grader Tires in Charleston
Around the construction site, you might also need grader tires in Charleston for either construction, road building, or even snow removal. Firestone has the right rear and front motor grader tires for your grader. Our grader tires are made strong, with features like a wide base for added stability And self-cleaning tread allows for slip resistance and excellent traction in wet or soft environments. Ride on Firestone construction tires and your grader can go almost anywhere.
Container Handler Tires in Charleston
Container handler tires are designed for less dynamic, though equally essential equipment, like stack reachers, forklifts, and straddle carriers. Essentially, equipment that rarely stops stacking, carrying, and moving. 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. For applications that require plenty of materials to be moved quickly, though, you'll probably want to look a radial tire that can accommodate high speeds. No matter the load or conditions, you can be sure that our selection of crane and container handler tires in Charleston 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.
Straddle Carrier Tires for Sale in Charleston
Straddle carriers also handle containers, but differently than traditional container handlers. A straddle carrier works in port terminals and rail yards to move and stack containers. It picks up and carries containers from underneath, instead of carrying them on top like a truck. Straddle carriers do away with the need for cranes and forklifts. Even though straddle carriers aren't road-going vehicles, they still need to be able to handle challenges like constant changes in load weight and abrasive surroundings. Every Firestone straddle carrier tire for sale in Charleston is field-tested to [content-text-9-8] Each Firestone straddle carrier tire for sale in Charleston is tested to assure excellent cut protection and wear resistance.
Rigid Dump Truck Tires in Charleston
Compared to container handler tires, dump truck tires help equipment that moves piles of heavy stuff in tough environments instead of containers of stuff. Dump trucks carry sand, dirt, rocks, broken cement, [content-text-10-2] Dump trucks carry dirt, sand, broken cement, rocks, and any other junk that needs to find a new home so a job can get done. They often move large volumes of heavy materials at [content-text-10-5] They usually move high volumes of weighty materials at surface mines, quarries, steel mills, and salt mines— all locations where construction tires can quickly get beat up. That's one reason rigid dump trucks need tires that surpass regular commercial tires. They need tires that can provide long traction and wear, and resist cuts and heat. You can choose from a couple of Firestone rigid dump truck tires in Charleston, like the Super Rock Grip Tire or the Super Rock Grip Deep Tread Tire.
Choose Firestone Commercial for off-the-road tires in Charleston and you get more than dependable tires; you get tire services and solutions that help maximize revenue. Compare off-the-road tires online. Search by equipment, size, or tire diameter.
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