OFF-THE-ROAD TIRES. PART II - MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR PRACTICES

FACTORS AFFECTING TIRE LIFE ARE ENUMERATED AND PROCEDURES FOR THE EXTENSION OF TIRE LIFE THROUGH MAINTENANCE, RETREADING, AND REPAIR ARE DISCUSSED. PART I OF THIS SERIES DEALS WITH THE SELECTION CRITERIA FOR VARIOUS DUTIES, GIVING A DESCRIPTION OF THE NUMEROUS TYPES OF TREADS AVAILABLE, ETC. THE FIVE MAJOR FACTORS AFFECTING TIRE LIFE ARE DISCUSSED: (1) DRIVER EDUCATION, (2) VEHICLE MAINTENANCE, (3) ROAD MAINTENANCE, (4) TRUCK OPERATIONAL PROCEDURES, AND (5) TIRE MAINTENANCE. A SUCCESSFUL TIRE OPERATION REQUIRES TIRE RECORDS. RECOMMENDATIONS ARE GIVEN FOR THE PROPER STORAGE OF TIRES.

  • Corporate Authors:

    NATIONAL CRUSHED STONE ASSOCIATION

    WASHINGTON, DC  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Clarke, W H
  • Publication Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00219366
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian Pit and Quarry
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 19 1970 12:00AM