Thread: Hydraulic tires
View Single Post
Old 06-30-21, 10:41 PM
Senior Member
SalsaShark's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: Eastern Iowa
Posts: 629

Bikes: 2014 Trek Allant drop bar conversion, modified Schwinn MTN commuter, 2015 Trek 520, Soma ES, Salsa Journeyman, 1980 Trek 414

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 172 Post(s)
Liked 336 Times in 164 Posts
Used to fill farm implement tires with a calcium chloride slurry back when I worked in a tire shop. This added weight for traction and prevented the fluid from freezing in the cold, as pure water would.
Not sure why anybody would want to weigh down bicycle wheels, though?
SalsaShark is offline