The 17.5R25 size is targeted for small-wheeled loaders, while the 775/65R29 size is targeted for medium-wheeled loaders.
The firm says it worked with customers to determine the sizes that should expand the XHA2 portfolio.
The MICHELIN XHA 2 17.5R25 offers a reduced risk of punctures and damage due to an increased volume of rubber and a deeper tread depth on the crown. The specially-engineered sidewall compound and robust shoulders are resistant to impacts, splits and cuts, and offer more protection with the enhanced reinforcement. New, non-directional, slightly asymmetrical tread pattern provides gradual contact with the ground, thus reducing vibrations and adding to operator comfort when compared in the field to the earlier XHA. The MICHELIN XHA 2 17.5R25 replaces the 17.5R25 XHA.
The MICHELIN XHA 2 775/65R29 can be fitted to the
MICHELIN Earthmover is offering two new sizes of the XHA 2, a loader tyre for use on small- and medium-sized wheeled loaders used for material handling in quarries and sand and gravel operations.