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Another tire Question

Discussion in 'Residential Snow Removal' started by hero419, Nov 11, 2008.

  1. hero419

    hero419 Member
    from nepa
    Messages: 68

    What tires would you put on a Ranger that you would use only on your driveway (be it a nightmare driveway: steep and stone.) but you also want to use them for every day driving.
     
    Last edited: Nov 11, 2008
  2. F250 Boss v

    F250 Boss v Senior Member
    Messages: 281

    Green Diamond Icelanders....!!! Greendiamond.com
     
  3. theplowmeister

    theplowmeister 2000 Club Member
    from MA
    Messages: 2,548

  4. hero419

    hero419 Member
    from nepa
    Messages: 68

    there not cheap!!!
    looks like a good idea though

    your link is bad its "Greendiamondtire.com"

    also, there is the A/T C/T and M/T
     
  5. hero419

    hero419 Member
    from nepa
    Messages: 68

    The winter force looks like a good tire from Firestone as well.


    So I guess so what everybody is saying is that I now need seprate winter tires for plowing and I cant get away with all season..
     
  6. theplowmeister

    theplowmeister 2000 Club Member
    from MA
    Messages: 2,548

    The Blizzak has a special rubber compound that NO other tire manufacturer uses (I think). according to BFG what gives you traction on packed snow and ice is the number of edges in contact with the ground, Blizzak tires has a compound where the top %60 (or %55) of the tread is like a sponge Lots of little edges. And they WORK.