Maxam MS302 OTR tyre receives Caterpillar OEM approval
Caterpillar Inc has approved the Maxam MS302 L3 tyre for use on specific Cat medium wheel loaders in size 23.5R25. The tyre is currently available as a factory fitment option on Cat 950GC, 950L, 950M, 962L, and 962M in certain regions. Additional Maxam MS302 tyre sizes have also been validated and approved for future factory fitment on additional Cat medium wheel loaders.
“Expertly engineered to thrive under extreme conditions, the Maxam MS302 is built tough to exceed expectations, delivering excellent traction and customer value. In addition to the outstanding performance of the tyres, Maxam also has the support of the Maxam Tire Global Dealer Servicing Network, over 1,300 strong and growing,” says Matthew Fagan, director of R&D at Maxam Tire North America.
The Maxam MS302 features a rugged E3/L3+ heavy duty designed to deliver maximum traction and high heat resistance on loaders, graders and earthmovers. The tyre aims to minimise vibration at haul speeds and reduce cost per hour, while the durable cut and tear resistant rubber compound combats threat of downtime due to tyre damage.
Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, with machines that have proven to be innovative, reliable and versatile in the toughest environments for over 90 years. Maxam speciality tyres are manufactured in state-of-the-art facilities with advanced construction and rugged design.