In this educational series, Camso expert Mike Fantauzzi shares tips on how to identify the impacts of tire wear, and when to replace your solid resilient, press-on and industrial pneumatic forklift tires.
Indeed, worn out tires can lead to performance and safety issues such as driver's fatigue, increase fuel consumption and unstable operations. Watch the whole series for a quick and complete training!
The importance and impact of tire wear on forklifts
As a tire wears, it can no longer perform as well as when it was brand new. Ignoring the signs that it's time to replace your forklift tires could lead to several unnecessary risks to your Material Handling operations like operator stress, compromised loads and facility damage. Learn what to look for and how to reduce downtime and ensure safe and effective operations in this video.
When to replace forklift tires: resilient tires
Over time, the question our customers ask us the most is: "When should I replace my forklift tires?" As signs of wear differ depending on the type of tire installed on your forklift truck, knowing how long should forklift tires last and when to replace them can be confusing. Luckily, we share here some general rules to help you identify when you should replace your solid resilient tires.
When to replace forklift tires: industrial pneumatic
The most common question our Material Handling experts get is: "How do I know it's time to replace my forklift tires?" As signs of wear differ depending on the type of tire installed on your forklift, knowing when to replace them can be confusing. For industrial pneumatic tires, checking how much tread is left on the tire is key. Learn how to use a tread depth gauge, and what to look for.
When to replace forklift tires: press-on
Wondering "How can I know it's time to replace my forklift tire?" You're at the right place. As signs of wear differ depending on the type of tire installed on your forklift, knowing how long should your press-ons last and when to replace them can be difficult. Here are some general rules to help you determine if it's time to change your cushion tires.
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