UPDATE AS OF SEPTEMBER 24, 2020: Lead Time of 60 Days. Estimated stock date is late November 2020. Tires are shipping from overseas to Armadillo.
This black traction pneumatic tire, R-4 Traction, measures 10" x 16.5" and is our most popular skid steer tire!
About the Bias SKS Tire:
> This all-time bestselling premium skid steer tire gets the job done at all types of job sites and off-road conditions
> Directional tread design provides excellent durability and traction
> Heavy-duty sidewalls and rim guard protection ease maintenance demands and improve the longevity of the tires
> Tests have proven it is one of the lowest cost-per-hour skid steer tires in the industry
> Customized color compounds are available, including grey, non-marking
> 10 Ply Rating (10-16.5)
> Commonly stocked, others available upon request
Price is per-tire
Other Option of Tire Size to Consider: 12" x 16.5"
Tire Size: 10" - 16.5"
Ply Rating: 10
Tread Pattern: SKS R-4 Traction
Tread Depth: 0.67" also known as 22/32
Rim Size: 16.5" x 8.25"
Outer Diameter: 30.12"
Side Width: 10.24"
Pressure: 75 psi
Static: 7,385 lbs
Creep: 5,203 lbs
6.2 mph: 4,707 lbs
9.3mph: 4,189 lbs
12.4 mph: 3,968 lbs
Caterpillar Models: 236, 246, 252, 256, 262, 272 (8H on 8BC, 6" Pilot Hole)
John Deere Models: 260-325, 326D, 8875 (8H on 8BC, 6" Pilot Hole)
Case Models: 1835-1840, 410, 420, 430, 435, 440, 445, 450, 465, 40XT, 75XT, 85XT, 90XT, 95XT, SR250 (8H on 8BC, 6" Pilot Hole)
Bobcat / Melroe Models: 742, 743, 753, 763, 774, 700, 800, S220, S250 (8H on 8BC, 6" Pilot Hole)
Mustang Models: 920, 930A, 940, 5600, 6600 (8H on 8BC, 6" Pilot Hole)
Gehl Models: 4000, 5600, 5620, 6600 (8H on 8BC, 6" Pilot Hole)
New Holland Models: 781, 783, 785, 865, 885, L865-LX865, LX885, LS180-190C, 700 Series, 800 Series (8H on 8BC, 6" Pilot Hole)
As well as other models, message us in the chat box with any questions!
Other 10-16.5 Tires to Consider: https://gearflow.com/itm/fld-5-pneumatic-highest-grade-skidsteer-tire-10-16-5
Armadillo Tire searches the globe for the best tires for scissor lifts, boom lifts, telehandlers, skid steers, & forklifts. Bringing factory-direct pricing to you! Made with the most durable rubber compounds, along with the strongest adhesion to wheels.
Armadillo Tire, LLC is the product of returning to a time when people did business with people. When products were high quality and when manufacturer representatives understood the needs of their dealers and were men and women of integrity!
Steven Smith founded Armadillo Tire, LLC in the spring of 2014. Steven has worked at the dealer level for over 13 years and understands what a dealer and his/her customer really wants. Steven possesses keen insight with regard to not only delivering value to the dealer and end-user, but understands the strict quality requirements many Original Equipment Manufacturers require for a product to be stamped “OEM Approved” having started his career working for Darr Equipment Co., a Caterpillar dealer.
Steven appreciates the considerable time and cost associated with marketing a product. He knows which products run and those that will not, and because he knows all of this he knows how to create a unique program for Armadillo Tire, LLC dealers that truly resembles a partnership and not a one-sided equation working solely in the favor of the manufacturer.
Armadillo Tire distributes the highest-quality solid tires in the industry. The brands we offer are EXMILE, MileMax, Eclat, and Kilomax. Giving you long-term savings, safety, and performance.
Orders ship out via LTL same day or next business day for in-stock tires. Units are shipped via LTL - please give us a call or use the Gear Bot if you need expedited options!
Charged post-checkout if needed:
Residential delivery fee = $40
Liftgate fee = $40
Re-Delivery fee = $40
All orders ship from McGregor, TX (Waco area)
All products from Armadillo Tire are guaranteed to be free from defects due to workmanship and materials. The guarantee is valid, if tread lugs are available, and the Tread Wear Indicator (TWI), or 60J line, is still on the sidewall of the tire. The available warranty period is 1 year from the date of purchase or 500 hours from date of installation; whichever comes first.
If the customer has a product failure, a warranty claim adjustment should be submitted according to the standard claim procedure. Upon examination, Armadillo Tire will approve, or deny the claim within one week. If our analysis shows a tire has failed under this guarantee, we will make an allowance against the purchase price towards the purchase of a new Armadillo Tire, relative to the unused portion of the tread on the defective tire.
This guarantee is for the exclusive benefit of the owner, and this warranty is not assignable. Armadillo Tire does not warrant against consequential, or incidental damage, arising from defective tire.
All Armadillo Tires are designed and manufactured to carry the loads at the appropriate speeds given in the ETRTO standards.
Special attention should be paid to the footnotes regarding mounting, speeds, and usage:
> Sizes of the tire and rim should correspond to each other.
> The sizes of the rim should correspond to the ETRTO standards and tolerances, the type should be flat base or split wheel for solid resilient tires.
> The rim and lock rings should be in good shape, without cracks, deformations, or excessive rust. Deformed or damaged parts should be replaced.
> The rim load capacity should be equal to or exceed the tire load capacity.
> All rings making up part of the rim should be used.
> Trained people using the right tooling should mount tires to the rim according to the Armadillo mounting recommendations.
> The maximum speed of the vehicle should not exceed the ETRTO values. These speeds are given for the unloaded vehicle.
As industrial tires are designed for intermittent service only, and limited running distances. The continuous average speed should not exceed 3 mph at an average load of 75% of the maximum ETRTO load. This at an ambient temperature of 68°F for solid tires.
For average loads, average speeds, and ambient temperatures exceeding the indicated values and for distances longer than 1.2 miles per journey, the application should be investigated in detail to check whether the tire working temperature remains within acceptable and safe limits:
> Damage resulting from misuse, improper mounting, misapplication, use of non-approved rims, overloading, misalignment, defective brakes, abuse, willful damage, oil, chemical action, fire, or other externally generated heat, use of studs, water, or other material entrapped inside the tire, vehicle damage or road hazards (such as rock cuts, punctures, cut separations, impacts, flex breaks).
> Irregular or tapered wear or rapid tread wear
> Used, Repaired, or Retread tires
> Tires that have been modified in any way (regrooving, relugging, etc.)
> Any costs associated with the repair of tires (unless previously approved by Armadillo Tire).
> Costs of mounting following pro-rated replacement or repair of tires, applicable federal, state, provincial, and local taxes and transportation.
> Cost of disposal of warranted tires (this is the responsibility of the customer)
> Manipulation damage, poor storage, and improper unpacking storage
Armadillo Tires must be stored in a protected environment (a dark, dry place, out of the sunlight), as specified in the ETRTO recommendations.
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