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  • So What Is A Run-Flat Tyre?

    We are gradually changing our wheels over to being fitted with run-flat tyres.  So what is a run-flat tyre? In simple terms it's a wheel fitted with a proper canvas re-inforced rubber tyre (similar to the ones fitted to your car) but, instead of having an inflatable inner tube, it has a high-density foam insert:  So why are we doing this?  Because it gives you all of the advantages of a pnuematic tyre wheel with none of the hassles of keeping it blown up or dealing with punctures.  But don't confuse these wheels with the wheels on a lot of buggies.  They...

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