GKN develops Michelin X Tweel wheel

22nd August 2019 | 0 Comments
 
GKN develops Michelin X Tweel wheel
The Tweel is a single, fully-integrated unit which replaces the traditional tyre/wheel/valve assembly

Unveiled in July, the Michelin X TWEEL SSL 2 – an airless tyre for skid steers – features a completely new wheel developed and manufactured by GKN Wheels. The Tweel is a single, fully-integrated unit which replaces the traditional tyre/wheel/valve assembly. This means there is no need for costly and time-consuming wheel and tyre mounting to be carried out – and once the unit is bolted to the vehicle, there is no air pressure to maintain.

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