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Old 06-10-2016, 03:49 PM   #91
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I stopped at my Discount tire today after work to get more info. They do offer road hazard on ST trailer tires. Bad news is the Carlisle HD I was contemplating are not in production yet.

I also spoke with Simple tire today and they cannot get Sailun in 235/80/16 but do have the 235/85/16. I have room for these and Simple tire was really great to deal with. DT is also willing to mount them.

Tireman9, if you see this my Hi Spec rims are stamped at 3460# Will these rims handle the 110 psi of the Sailun? I really wanted the 80's to keep my existing tires at least as a spare. The search continues.
As I understand this it is the load that is the real concern for wheels.

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Old 06-15-2016, 06:27 PM   #92
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My trailer came with LRC trail express tires rated at 2050 per tire. My trailer unloaded has 7500 on the wheels. Not much margin there

My Maxxis LRD are 2540 per wheel

I towed the trailer 110 miles last weekend. Ambient temp was 86 and I only saw 90 on the Tpms

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Old 06-15-2016, 06:31 PM   #93
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I had Goodyear on a lot of trailer's and I stand by them. I have on my new camper and they have been flawless. Later RJD
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Old 06-15-2016, 06:42 PM   #94
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I replaced a full set of blowouts with Maxxis M8008 and haven't looked back. I couldn't ask for a better tire. Just returned from a 2,000+ mile through the mountains and they felt great, All temps and pressures were stable on the TST 507 system. IMHE, I highly recommend them.

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