Reviews of TyrFil Flatproof Polyurethane Tire Fill by Truckers
Imagine if your truck's tires never got flat. They can't if they're filled with TyrFil (R), a "flatproof" polyurethane tire fill, instead of air.
There are seven different products on the market depending on the firmness of the ride desired and whether or not your desire is to be "green" (or eco-friendly).
Disclaimer: We have no connection with this product line, but will relate on this page what it is all about. We're asking for reviews from professional truck drivers who have used any of the products that go by the name TyrFil (R).
What is TyrFil?
According to their website,
Used in the Trucking Industry?
On their list of Flatproofing Applications, trucking is not specifically listed.
Can it be Used in Truck Tires?
Until Mike was at the location where he got a pneumatic tire replaced on the truck that he drives in his local truck driving job, he had never heard of this concept before. He picked up a couple of flyers relating to tire fill polymers. One of them indicates that the product eliminates the need for tire pressure checks.
Vicki attempted to find information about using such products on the FMCSA's website. Using the search term "polyurethane", she found the following:
Given this, Vicki looked for the melting point of the product on the product's website but did not find any results. There is a list of melting points for "chain extenders and cross linkers" used in some polyurethane products, but not for polyurethanes themselves.
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