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Inventory Means Options for Skid Steer Owners at North Gateway Tire – RetreadLife.com

On any business day, two to four bays are generating up to 40% of business at the North Gateway Tire Co. Inc. store in Medina, Ohio. The northwest corner of the 28-bay shop is dedicated to servicing medium truck, agricultural, lawn and garden, all-terrain vehicle, trailer, motor home, back hoe and skid steer tires.
Modern Tire Dealer

What the Bridgestone/Pep Boys Deal Means – RetreadLife.com

The news that The Pep Boys — Manny, Moe & Jack is getting a new owner shouldn’t come as a complete shock. The company in June announced it would seek sale and merger options.
Modern Tire Dealer – Suppliers – News

What the vote means: Tariffs are not retroactive – RetreadLife.com

The bad news for importers and manufacturers of Chinese tires is that tariffs are here to stay. The good news is that they aren’t retroactive.
Modern Tire Dealer – Suppliers – News

Michelin momentum means chance for overall win at VIR – RetreadLife.com

Michelin technical partner teams carry the momentum as they take on a “momentum” track and savor the rare opportunity to compete for an overall race win as the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship heads to the Oak Tree Grand Prix at Virginia International Raceway (VIR), August 24.
Modern Tire Dealer – News

The next chapter in tire manufacturer websites — and what it means for you

Changing tactics to meet consumer expectations online
Modern Tire Dealer – Technology – Articles

Retiring a locomotive driver wheel in the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe railway locomotive shops, Shopton, near Fort Madison, Iowa. The tire is heated by means of gas until it can be slipped over the wheel. Contraction on cooling will hold it firmly in p

Some cool retreading tires images:

Retiring a locomotive driver wheel in the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe railway locomotive shops, Shopton, near Fort Madison, Iowa. The tire is heated by means of gas until it can be slipped over the wheel. Contraction on cooling will hold it firmly in p
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Image by The Library of Congress
Delano, Jack,, photographer.

Retiring a locomotive driver wheel in the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe railway locomotive shops, Shopton, near Fort Madison, Iowa. The tire is heated by means of gas until it can be slipped over the wheel. Contraction on cooling will hold it firmly in place. Santa Fe R.R.

1943 March

1 transparency : color.

Notes:
Title from FSA or OWI agency caption.
Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944.

Subjects:
Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad
World War, 1939-1945
Railroad construction & maintenance
Tires
United States–Iowa–Fort Madison

Format: Transparencies–Color

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Part Of: Farm Security Administration – Office of War Information Collection 12002-4 (DLC) 93845501

General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsac.1a34708

Call Number: LC-USW36-647

Tire on beach
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Image by Matti Mattila
Unsual object on a sandy beach

Tire on beach
retreading tires
Image by Matti Mattila
Unsual object on a sandy beach

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