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Get the Most Life Out of Your Studdable Winter / Snow Tires

Get the Most Life Out of Your Studdable Winter / Snow Tires


…surface. The outside part of the stud is a cylindrical metal jacket or body that is held in the tire tread rubber by a flange at the base. This type of winter / snow tire requires a bit more maintenance and break-in compared to others. As studded tires are driven, the studs are designed to wear at a rate…

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To Stud or Not to Stud?


…face it; studded snow tires have been around for decades and the technology has not really advanced since then, but they are still a very popular choice. What has advanced is the technology of Studless Ice and Snow tires. But we do offer Studdable Winter / Snow tires and the metal studs installed in…
 

To Stud or Not to Stud for Winter


…give improved light and deep snow ice traction to its drivers. For those drivers who need even more winter traction, these winter tires can accept metal studs. Which winter tires will work for you? Shop by vehicle today!

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Winter Testing at the Arctic Circle: Studdable Winter / Snow (05:06)


…patterns designed to dig their way through the snow while including molded-in holes to insert optional metal studs for enhanced ice traction. We compared the General Altimax Arctic (both unstudded and studded) along with unstudded Firestone Winterforce and Pirelli Winter Carving Edge tires. Read the Full Test…

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Winter Tech - Breaking In New Winter Tires


…The following applies to studded winter tires only: Looking like carpenter nails with their shafts cut short before being inserted headfirst into the tire, winter studs are made by encasing a tungsten carbide pin into a cylindrical metal housing. Typically 80 to 100 studs per tire are inserted into…

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Winter / Snow Tires


…tires without the inconvenience of using winter tire studs. These tires were developed to meet challenging winter driving conditions around the world by delivering studded-like snow and ice traction without employing noisy, road-damaging studs. These tires feature pliable tread compounds molded into…

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Studs In or Out of Tires?


…recommended. If you have a studded tire and decide the studs are not the way to go you can permanently take them out, but that process is a little difficult and time consuming as each stud would have to be pulled out one-by-one by hand with a pair of pliers. The studding process is an all-in or all…

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Winter Tech - Studded Tires for Winter Driving


…tires can totally equal a studded tire's traction on all types of ice. Tire studs consist of two primary parts. The tungsten carbide pin is the element that protrudes beyond the tire tread and contacts the pavement surface. The outside part of the stud is a cylindrical metal jacket or body that is held…

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Tire Test Results : Winter Testing at the Arctic Circle: Studdable Winter / Snow


…molded-in holes to insert optional metal studs for enhanced ice traction. Many states in the U.S. have banned or seasonally restricted studded tire use in an effort to reduce damage from the constant chipping of the surface of concrete and asphalt roads. Studded tires cause millions of dollars in road…

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Best Studded Winter/Snow Tires

Best Studded Winter/Snow Tires


…of optional metals studs that can be added in the shoulder and intermediate tread blocks to increase traction on hard-packed snow and icy roads. Finally, Pirelli's Winter Carving can be studded to give you the additional traction you're looking for. While designed to accept tire studs, it can also be…

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Pull Those Stud Cips!


…forth on those stud clips. Imagine trying to stand and balance on a flat metal disc that's sitting on two golf balls. You would have a difficult time staying balanced as you shifted your weight back and forth across the disc wouldn't you? Now you're getting the picture right? Since the stud clips are normally…

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Winter Tech - Studded Tire Break-In


…Maintenance Tips Winter Tire FAQs Studded Tire Break-In Lea esta pgina en espaol Studs for tires used in winter driving feature a tungsten carbide pin encased in a cylindrical metal housing that looks like a carpenter nail with its shaft cut short. Typically 80 to 100 studs per tire are inserted into small…

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