Balkrishna Industries Ltd (BKT) has launched many Flotation models, specifically designed for trailers, tankers and spreaders. These tyres are perfect for combined use on the road and in the fields, featuring excellent flotation properties for an extremely low impact on the soil.
FL 630 Ultra: The first of the various Flotation models suited for spreaders is FL 630 Ultra. Its modified design featuring more lugs, the reinforced bead area and the special tread pattern ensures perfect grip on all kinds of soils, both on the road and in the field, with excellent self-cleaning properties. Eight sizes are available: 500/60 R 22.5, 560/45 R 22.5, 560/60 R 22.5, 600/50 R 22.5, 710/40 R 22.5, 600/55 R 26.5, 650/55 R 26.5 and 710/50 R 26.5.
FL 639: This model is also a Flotation tyre suited for spreaders. Its main characteristic is the wide footprint, which protects the soil from the compaction phenomenon. FL 639 also features a reinforced tread that contributes to a longer life cycle. The available sizes are: 560/45 R 22.5, 600/50 R 22.5 and 710/40 R 22.5.
FL 630 Super: Another tyre perfect for spreader applications is FL 630 Super, suited for multi-purpose use on any terrain, including road travel, where it shows off its uniform running and strength. Its large footprint allows perfect weight distribution on the ground, thus limiting soil compaction and allowing higher load capacity.
There are ten available sizes: 560/60 R 22.5, 580/65 R 22.5, 600/55 R 26.5, 650/55 R 26.5, 650/65 R 26.5, 710/50 R 26.5, 750/45 R 26.5, 750/60 R 26.5, 650/65 R 30.5 and 750/60 R 30.5.
FL 630 PLUS: This tyre is designed primarily for agricultural use. The tread pattern provides excellent self-cleaning properties under any condition of use. Naturally, FL 630 Plus also reduces soil compaction to preserve the value of the crops.
This tyre is available on the market in five different sizes: 560/45 R 22.5, 560/60 R 22.5, 600/50 R 22.5, 710/40 R 22.5 and not least 800/45 R 26.5.
Agrimax TR 600: BKT has also launched Agrimax TR 600, a new tyre in its rage of radial tyres specially developed for tractors. It is a a perfect mix of load capacity, excellent stability, high traction and gentleness, to ensure the lowest possible impact on the soil. It is ideal for soil tillage operations that require special attention.
What makes this tyre the perfect solution is its distinct tread pattern, lower depth, the presence and arrangement of numerous lugs in addition to the particular rounded shape of the shoulder. Five sizes are currently available on the market: 620/75 R 26, 540/65 R 28, 800/65 R 32, 1050/50 R 32 and not least 650/65 R 38.