BKT will display a full range of mining and construction tires at MINExpo 2021 held in Las Vegas, NV, September 13-15, the biggest mining show in the U.S. BKT’s main booth #4457 in the Central Hall will feature a variety of tires from the EARTHMAX line, designed to facilitate the best possible ground load distribution for dump trucks, wheel loaders, dozers, and graders.
Two new sizes will be highlighted at the BKT booth. The first is the 45/65 R 45 size of EARTHMAX SR 53, designed for loaders, dozers, and low-profile dump trucks with a deep L-5 tread and cut-resistant compound provides excellent traction in severe rocky conditions. The second new size is 33.00 R 51 for EARTHMAX SR 46, featuring a special lug block pattern and designed for rigid haul trucks to carry heavy loads with excellent maneuvering and resistance to cuts and damage.
Visitors will find many other products at the BKT booth, such as EARTHMAX SR 45 M (size 24.00 R 35) and EARTHMAX SR 45 PLUS (size 27.00 R 49), both rigid haul truck tires with a deep E-4 tread, for optimum traction in long haul operations.
A wide based radial tire for scrapers, EARTHMAX SR 32 (size 40.5/75 R 39), with cut-and-puncture resistance, and EARTHMAX SR 51 with L-5 cut resistant compound, for loaders and dozers (in size 23.5 R 25) are also showcased.
The underground mining tires featured are EARTHMAX SR 55 (in size 18.00 R 25) L-5S with a smooth tread design for loaders, dozers, and load haul dumps with cut resistance for extra durability, and EARTHMAX SR 57 (size 12.00 R 20) with L-5 special underground mine service compound, for extra cut protection and deep traction for stability. And finally EARTHMAX SR 41 (size 29.5 R 25) in UMS cut resistant E-4 deep tread version, designed for articulated dump trucks.
This selection of tires represents just a few of the applications and segments in which BKT operates. The company has one of the most extensive product portfolios worldwide in off-highway tires with more than 2,700 products. The company’s philosophy of “Growing Together” means working closely with customers to design products to meet and exceed their needs and expectations.
Last but not least, the Earth Shaker Monster Jam Truck will be “special guest” at the BKT booth and visitors will be welcomed by the BKT Monster Truck located outside the Grand Lobby entrance.