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  • Oct 22, 2010

    Tire sizing 101: What’s your RCI?

    Farm tires are getting larger to support the weight of combines, tractors, and wagons, which are growing in size.  Folks in the tire industry use a Rolling Circumference Index (RCI) chart like to categorize farm tires. Tom Rodgers, marketing manager for Bridgestone-Firestone, provided us with this RCI Chart to translate the language of tire sizing....More
  • Oct 15, 2010

    Farm tire trends and maintenance tips

    Skip Sagar, sales representative for Titan-Goodyear, talks about trends in farm tires and how farmer-operators can extend tire life....More
  • Oct 15, 2010

    Tire care checklist

    Before heading out to the field, do a quick check of your tires to ensure they’re ready for the job. According to engineering research, proper tire maintenance can improve tractive efficiency (getting axle power to the ground) by up to 10 percent, which can save on fuel and extend the life of your tires....More
  • Feb 2, 2010
    Farm Industry News

    New tires from Firestone and Goodyear; Challenger prototype biomass baler

    Both Firestone and Goodyear introduced new tires at Ag Connect. AGCO displayed a biomass baler that pulls behind a...More

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