The selection of tires for flatbed container trailer

By | April 18, 2016

The selection of tires varies according to different models of semi trailer. For standard flatbed container trailer, the tires can be 8.25R tubeless tire to 12.00R tire, among which, 8.25R tubeless, 10.00R~12.00R tubeless and 11R~12R are the most common type.

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8.25R tubeless are more popular in heavy duty low loader trailer, in flatbed container trailer, 11.00R~12.00R or 11R~12R will suit the needs.

The right selection of tire, as well as the pattern will extent the lifespan of trailer. Apart from that, the management is another key factor. There are three major management, which will be illustrated in following posts, that can not be ignored:

  • Tire pressure management
  • Tire payload management
  • Speed management
  • Tire exchange management.



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