Solid Forklift Tyre

Solid Forklift Tyre

Each forklift tyre type has its own benefits and drawbacks. Maybe you’re wondering which is better: cushion vs. pneumatic tyres. Well, that’ll hinge on how you’re using your forklift. The ideal tire for you depends on where you’ll be using the forklift, how long you need the tyres to last, and what you’re willing to pay. See the tyre comparison charts below to get a snapshot of the advantages and disadvantages of each tire type.

Pneumatic VS Solid Pneumatic Tyres

Tyre
Type
IndoorLight
Outdoor
Rough
Outdoor
Debris
Area
Lift
Span
DurabilityCost
PneumaticNoNoMediumMedium$
Solid
Pneumatic
NoNoLongHigh$$
Cushion VS Polyurethane Tyres
Tyre
Type
IndoorLight
Outdoor
Rough
Outdoor
Debris
Area
Lift
Span
DurabilityCost
CushionNoNoMediumHigh$
PolyurethaneNoNoNoLongHigh$$

These comparison charts are based on general data. Lifespan, durability and cost will depend on the application, operator and usage.

Solid forklift tyres are made out of solid rubber. These tyres are very durable and can’t be punctured or deflated, which makes them ideal for industries with sharp debris like recycling centres or lumberyards.

Categories