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OTR Sidewall Repairs 31/10/19

Expert tips #9: Evaluating sidewall injuries

By Admin / Expert Tips

Many tyres are discarded due to sidewall damage that is in fact repairable. The following tips from our experts focus on how to evaluate the damage:

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Monaflex Control Panels 20/09/19

Which control panel should you use?

By Admin / Blog Monaflex-tyre-repair-system

Our customers’ operations are hugely varied. We service everything from small agricultural repair shops to chains of OTR repair specialists and sizeable 24/7 teams

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Inspecting tyres 18/09/19

Expert tips #8: What makes for a perfect tyre repair?

By Admin / Expert Tips Monaflex-tyre-repair-system

Effecting a perfect repair means your tyre can be returned to service whether that be haulage, loader, dozer, farming & logging, or over-the-road transport. This makes repair quality

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Don't overfill the skive with a Monaflex system 19/06/19

The Monaflex Tyre Repair Workshop Audit

By Admin / Blog

Our goal at Monaflex is simple, to ensure our customers execute a perfect repair every time. To this end, we offer all customers a Tyre Repair Workshop Audit looking at everything from repair practices and reporting to workshop layouts and materials storage. With decades of tyre repair industry experience, including visits to tyre repair facilities of all […]

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A cross-section of a Monaflex set up with a Cylinder Airbag 19/06/19

Expert tips #7: Why use Cylinder Airbags?

By Admin / Blog

When you cure a repair you need to fill the inside void of the tyre to exert inward pressure on the repair area. We always recommend using Cylinder Airbags. In the early days of tyre repair, forcing a tyre into a vulcanising mechanism or section mould was the norm. Solid mandrels were used at first, […]

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Hot vulcanisation and Monalflex 19/02/19

Why hot vulcanization with Monaflex produces stronger repairs

By Admin / Blog Expert Tips News

Laboratory testing shows heat cure vulcanizing will give over four times the adhesion strength compared to a chemical cure.

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When rocket become trapped in tyre voids 19/02/19

Rocks lodged in a tyre tread void?

By Admin / Expert Tips News

Rocks lodged wihtin the tread voids have a propensity to ‘burrow’ into the tyre carcass if they are not removed and ultimately this can cause tyre failure.

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Monaflex OTRS Tyre Repair System 09/11/18

Dealing with sidewall rock cuts

By monaflex / Expert Tips News

The first in our series of guidelines for hazardous tyre conditions looks at the sidewall rock cut.

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Maximising OTR tyres lifespan 27/06/18

Expert Tips #6: Maximizing the lifespan of OTR tyres

By monaflex / Expert Tips

Maximising the lifespan of costly OTR tyres has a significant impact on budgets. These tips will help you get the most out of your investment:

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Repairing super sized injuries in OTR tires 06/10/17

Expert tips #5: How big is too big? Repairing super sized injuries in OTR tires

By monaflex / Expert Tips OTR

In today’s budget-conscious environment

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