Category Archives: Monster Tires

Skid Steer Tire Cost Factors (solid or pneumatic)

COST FACTORS FOR SOLID SKID STEER TIRES General Skid Steer Tire Cost Factors and what to choose – solid or pneumatic tires? When deciding between solid or pneumatic tires for your skid steer, consider and compare the costs associated with equipping your skid steer with either option. Usually, the instinct is to go with tires […]

Rubber Tracks VS Skid Steer Tires

Rubber Skid Steer Tracks VS Skid Steer Tires Skid steer loaders and compact track loaders (CTL) are the most popular equipment of choice for construction and excavation projects. Skid steers are built to work on tires and tracks – although they can also be outfitted with over-the-tire (OTT) track attachments – while CTLs are rubber-tracked equipment. […]

Premium Skid Steer Tracks Vs Generic

Premium Skid Steer Rubber Tracks Vs Generic

Premium Skid Steer Rubber Tracks Vs Generic USA Made Rubber Tracks Vs. Third World Country (China) Made Rubber Tracks for Skid Steers There are a couple of Skid Steer rubber track attachment options available on the market. However, it is always smart to use premium grade skid steer rubber tracks. Many retailers offer generic brands […]

Does Temperature Affect Tire Pressure?

Does Temperature Affect Tire Pressure?

Does Temperature Affect Tire Pressure? In recalling some basic physics, we learn that a volume of gas will take up more space (increase) as the temperature increases; and conversely, the same volume of gas will take up less space (decrease) as the temperature decreases. Also consider that aside from outside weather temperatures, the tires in […]

Preparing Industrial Tires

Preparing Industrial Tires for a Job Site

Preparing Industrial Tires for a Job Site Preparing for a job site should not only include having proper equipment, but also include a routine inspection of the equipment and its industrial tires before sending it off to a job site. Due to the variations in work site conditions and surfaces—such as encountering mud or rocks—those […]

Tractor Tire Safety Laws

Tire Laws - Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

Tractor Tire Safety Laws from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration In a previous post about tire safety on the job site, we discussed all the reasons why you need to check your tires constantly. If you are operating heavy equipment or transporting loads, you need to know what the tire laws and requirements are […]

Caterpillar Skip Loader Tire Options

Caterpillar Skip Loader Tires Premium Conventional or XD Skip Loader Tires All Your Needs For Conventional and XD CAT Skip Loader Tires and Much More. Here at Monster Tires we carry eight different types of Skip Loader Tires, the Premium Conventional the XD, the Extreme Duty Solid, the Flexport, the Flexport (Non Marking), and finally […]

Tire Safety on the Job Site

Tire Safety

Keep your Tire Tread at safe Operation Keeping your tires running at a safe tread level will increase job site safety Your heavy equipment works hard to get the job done for you. The tires on your heavy equipment work even harder. Everything depends on your tires. If they lose traction you cannot control your […]