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Sooooo what's up with these Tires and whos else wants them!

Not Sure if these have been posted already or not, but I sure would rock a set of 35's.

How long does everyone think until we see these on the road and would you put them on your truck?

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Depends on price but yea why not I would try them if its the right $$. Of course you can say goodby to your rims.

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Yea very true. Wonder what the price would be??? At least you would never have to worry about flat tires.

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Dang.... that would be nice for tralier tires!!!!

Seems to me those are the ones always searching for nails in the road.. hehe

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Looks cool but how many miles would you get out of them, and I imagine no tire place would know wtf those are.

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Wonder how they are with a 2k lb payload in the bed?

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That is quite the interesting concept. I wonder how you balance them...
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Mileage would be my concern as well as payload. I would imagine if they brought them to the market they would have to offer different load types. Cops will hate them because their spike strips will be useless now!

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The HMMWV is a 1-1/4 ton payload truck

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Wonder how they are with a 2k lb payload in the bed?
I imagine they were designed for a fully loaded HMMWV or they wouldn't be suitable. I do recall seeing these - perhaps at Aberdeen Proving Grounds or Fort Polk...any way that was years ago. I would expect that much progress has been made since then. Great idea...but what do I do with my bling-bling valve stem caps?

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