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Tires plan B

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by KenP, Sep 25, 2003.

  1. KenP

    KenP Senior Member
    Messages: 197

    I was going to go with Cooper Discoverer A/T, since everyone raves about them. Until I was informed that Cooper is OUT OF STOCK and doesn't have a new make date set.:realmad: So now plan B, what other tire should I consider, the size I need is 265/75R16 Load range E. I do alot of driving so I want something that will wear well and provide superior traction in wet weather.
  2. KenP

    KenP Senior Member
    Messages: 197

    Anyone have any experience with Mastercraft Courser A/T tires? It's also made by Cooper and has the same tread design as the Discoverer?
  3. hyperpack

    hyperpack Senior Member
    Messages: 108


    Goodyear Workhorse Extra Traction.
    They have an extra nylon belt under the tread that makes them tougher and less prone to punctures and rusted off belts when they get a few years old.
    I have had them for 2 years, I had them siped when they were new, They have outstanding traction in snow and ice.
    I have dedicated winter tires so I don't know how they holdup in the summer, At ten thousand miles there is very little wear. Hyperpack
  4. Chuck Smith

    Chuck Smith 2000 Club Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 2,317

    Ken, I am sure there is a set sitting at a supplier somewhere not that far off. IT might take some searching, but you should be able to find them.

  5. JohnnyU

    JohnnyU 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,037

    While on the subject of how certain tires perform on snow/ice, has anyone had any experience with Dayton Timberline A/T's? I know they are made by Bridgestone/Firestone, but I wasn't sure if they'd had a soft enough tread compound.
    I found a set of 285/75-16D for $100, thought it was a great deal, but if they aren't any good in snow, its not that great of a deal.
  6. Santo

    Santo Banned
    Messages: 255

  7. duke

    duke Junior Member
    Messages: 28

    Bridgestone Dueler A/T Revo E rated. I WAS a diehard BF fan until I put a set of these on... I'll never go back!!!!!!!!!!
  8. Rippem

    Rippem Junior Member
    Messages: 9

    I second the motion on the Revos! ;) I have a set of 265 D's...best damn on/off road tire I've ever owned! Very true running high tech tire with great traction. :)