COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Global Rubber Industries Pvt. Ltd. (GRI) has launched the Gripex LT122 tire, designed for heavy duty loader applications.
Accorrding to GRI, the tire is designed with a robust nylon casing that provides impact and shock resistance for extensive tire life. The tread compound resists wear and cuts, while the tread design provides better traction for better productivity.
The inter lug design of the GRIPEX LT122 resists punctures and casing deterioration, resulting in less downtime, GRI said.
The tire is available in size 14.9-24, with more sizes to be released soon.
Other tires in the line that service loader applications are the Gripex LT100 in size 12.5/80-18 and Gripex LT300 in size 9.00-16.
"To build great structures and roads requires vision and the equipment to bring them to life," GRI CEO Mahesha Ranasoma said. "Earth movers, loaders and excavators rely on their tires to provide the stability needed to perform effectively. At GRI, we aim to effectively deliver the high-performance construction tires that these machines depend on to move material."