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Skidsteer Tires?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by rob1325, Aug 23, 2005.

  1. rob1325

    rob1325 Senior Member
    Messages: 298

    I am getting ready for winter and would like to ask you experienced guys if any of you change your tires on your skidsteer for winter. Last winter I used chains on my skidsteer (Cat 262) and worked great but they leave stratchs on the pavement even as careful as I am. I was considering puting on snow wolf snow tires or buying some sort of rim in which I can mount some thin E rated snow tires. Any of you guys go any of these routes and if so results or do you all just stick to chains?

  2. lawnmedic

    lawnmedic Senior Member
    Messages: 703

    Run stock tires on my 863 with no problems, they are foam filled...
  3. rob1325

    rob1325 Senior Member
    Messages: 298

    On flat areas mine is fine also, but on hills no way stock hold well for me. When I pre salt it helps little.
  4. Chris Marino

    Chris Marino Junior Member
    Messages: 15

    we use snow wolf tires on all out skidsteers and would use nothing else.