4WD MODIFICATIONS - TYRES & WHEELS
Ever been tempted to weld a cracked wheel spoke while the tyre is still in place? This video will show you why it could be the last thing you ever do.
One of our regular site visitors drew our attention to this video from Bridgestone in the USA.
Like most 4WD enthusiasts we’re well aware of the dangers of inflating a tyre, having seen the gory photos of a tyre fitter’s remains, splattered all over the roof of a shed after a tractor tyre exploded.
Also, like most people, we understand that heat will cause a tyre’s pressure to increase, but we didn’t know how rapidly it can rise and why.
Check this out: