RADIAL VS. BIAS ply tires

Posted by Tire and Wheel Specialists....Pam on Jul 18th 2016

RADIAL VS. BIAS ply tires
What is the difference between radial and bias ply tires?  A radial tire allows the sidewall and the tread to function as two independent features of the tire.  A bias ply tire consists of multiple rubber plies over-lapping each other.  The crown and sidewalls are independent.  The overlapped plies form a thick layer that is less flexible and more sensitive to overheating.  A radial tire is a particular design of vehicular tires.  In this design the cord plies are a
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