Originally Posted by hunt4240dw
Darren .. I have just replaced my Carisle 205/75r14 with Kumho 857 195/14. These are metric load D trailer tires. They can handle 2000 + lbs. They are .1 inch bigger than the Carisle.
I looked at that option -- that is one stout tire. Good choice.
Based on my experience a stout tire makes for 'smooth sailing' even on smaller trailers. I used a load range d tire on my Serro Scotty (3,000 lbs) -- yes that tire was overrated for the trailer, but it towed like a champ!