Bridgestone Tires  Firestone Tires  Bandag  Technical Talk  Potpourri 

What is the R283?
This Smartway approved Bridgestone steer tire features the new defense side groove.

What is the FS591?
The new Firestone steer tire featuring nanopro tech compounds to improve fuel efficiency.

What is the B710?
One of two smarway approved Bandag drive tires.

What is 6175lbs?
The maximum load a 295/75R22.5 (LRG) can carry in a single application.

What is 6 years from the date of manufacture?
Most Bridgestone truck tires (Enhanced Casing Limited Warranty Excluded)are warranted for this long

What is the R135 Ecopia?
This Ecopia ultra widebase trailer tire features Bridgestone's exclusive Waved Belt technology.

What is 490 RPM's?
The revolutions per mile of a FS400.

What is the BDV?
This OverTheRoad all position retread gets a A+ in Tread Wear according to the Bandag Tread Product Guide.

What is 0413?
The maximum load a 295/75R22.5 (LRG) can carry in a single application.

What is the M770?
The ideal Bridgestone open shoulder single axle drive tire

What are the Duravis R250 and M895?
These two allsteel construction Light truck tires can be retreaded after the original tread is wore off.

What is 26/32nds?
The tread depth of the FD691

What is the BTLSA?
The Bandag retread that is designed for spread axle trailer use.

What is L?
The speed symbol for a truck tire designed to go75mph.

What is 9.0 inches?
The recommended rimwidth of a 295/75R22.5

What is a Bridgestone R227F?
The only Bridgestone tire offered in a 285/70R19.5.

What is the FS560?
This tire replaced the 255/70R22.5 T575

What is 195mm?
The MetroMax Rib increases from 13/32nds to 16/32nds at this tread size.

What is 110psi?
The minimum air pressure required for a 11R22.5 (LRH) to carry 5895lbs in a dual use application.

What is 90?
The nominal aspect ratio of a 11R22.5

What is 26/32nds of an inch?
The tread depth of the 255/70R22.5 M726

What is 65mph?
The max speed of a 215/75R17.5 FS560

What is Bandag Rib On/Off Road
BRX stands for this

What is 1/32nds?
Appropriate branding depth for the sidewall in the designated branding area.

What is a 1/4 inch?
The appropriate tolerance in diameter for matching dual truck tires.
