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Old 10-18-2016, 07:49 AM   #43
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I recently was on a thread where a member posted a manufacturer that produced a poly pad or similar composite that was strong, had cut outs to aid in placement and protected the tires from direct exposure to the ground. In a senior moment I lost the manf. Web site info. If someone would refresh my memory I would appreciate it very much. Believe the manf. Started wit a D, like Dominique or similar. Thank's!
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Originally Posted by VanDiemen23 View Post
I cannot believe that people still buy in to this crap. With the exception of Wayne M's point, not a bit of this is supported by any science or data.

Tire rubber is one of the toughest, most chemically resistant products (in their intended environment) on the planet.

Water intrusion? are you parking in puddles deeper than the tread blocks? If the tires are "seeping" air just how is water at atmospheric pressure supposed to get past that 80 psi air?

Flat spots? These aren't glass belt bias tires...

Alkali? If you aren't getting chemical burns from walking barefoot on concrete your tires aren't either.

Some of you guys need to go visit you barber for a good bleeding....
I have an enclosed building with base build out of "decomposed granite" at least that's what they call it here (what you find on hike and bike trails). My previous rig sank 4 inches over the "winter" storage (about 3.5 months between use) and when I pulled it out there was rubber at the bottom of the ruts that had transferred to the base..these were 3 yo toyos. Since then I have a newer rig but they both weigh over 30k. I have filled the ruts with stone, levelled it with the tractor now park on horse mats. No more sinking and no more tire damage. FYI I don't think anything except horse mats would stand up to the weight in my environment (non concrete).

You can believe what you want I will stick with what I've experienced firsthand.
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