BKT introduces new sizes in North America
BKT Tire (USA) has added a number of new sizes to some several US and Canada market product line-up. The tyre maker’s FL 639 flotation radial has a size 560/45R22.5 added to its roster. The on/off-road agricultural implement and trailer tyre was designed for high load capacities at low inflation pressures for minimum soil compaction, and its wide footprint is ideal for soft soil conditions, BKT said.
The TR 171, a deep tread R-1 tractor tyre, gets size 12.4-36. Developed for paddy field and wet soil, the TR 171 has a natural rubber tread compound for better wear and tear resistance. BKT’s I-1 high flotation implement tyre added size 14L-16.1SL. The multi-rib, low section height tyre is designed to provide high flotation with minimum soil compaction.