Why Shop Retread Tires for Sale in Ravenna?
You shouldn't have to spend a lot of time shopping around for retread tires (or recap tires) in Ravenna. Bandag has the answers and products you want. Your nearby Bandag dealer will walk you through the benefits of retread tires. They can even crunch the numbers to show you how retread tires might boost your bottom line. Many commercial fleets rely on retread tires to lower cost per mile and the total cost of ownership. An affordable price plus reliable performance make Bandag a great value. Plus, Bandag recap tires perform like comparable, brand new tires—but for a fraction of the price.  We're so confident in the affordability of our retreads that we put money on them. Give Bandag retread tires a try and if they don't deliver a lower operating cost than the competition, we'll pay you the difference. Take the Bandag Challenge and put us to the test.
The Bandag Tire Retreading Process
Not all Ravenna tire recappers follow the same processes and procedures. At Bandag, it's safe to say we're not like other companies. We're an industry leader. We've been designing and manufacturing standout retreads for more than four decades. Bandag retread manufacturing plants are ISO 9001:2000 certified and our dealers employ BASys Manufacturing technology [content-text-2-5] our dealers utilize BASys Manufacturing technology to track casings in real time and improve retreading efficiency. Here's how the rest of the retread process goes. A trained Bandag technician performs a visual inspection on the tire to be retreaded. They inspect it inside and out, marking any visible damage. We don't stop at a visual inspection. The tire goes through an electrical inspection that can see "through the tire," into the sidewall and crown areas. The tire casing goes through a separate review, after which the casing is inflated and the surface is prepped for new tread. Damaged casing parts are expertly removed and repaired, and the casing is once again useful. A bonding layer and new tread are carefully applied to the casing surface. The tire is almost ready. It's covered in special elastic and prepped for curing. After curing, the new tread has permanently adhered to the tire. Finally, the tire goes through another inspection to make sure our safety standards are met.
Experience the Bandag Retread Difference in Ravenna
When it comes to big names in retreads, Bandag beats them all. You won't find a better product to support your fleet. That's why more fleets turn to Bandag for service, advice, and tires. Bandag retreads give back in more ways than one. Quality commercial truck tires can be retreaded more than once. Bandag's most cost-conscious fleet customer, one of the largest modern fleets, retreads tires more than two times on average. When retreading is combined with a diligent tire management program and you can boost your investment by extending the useful life of your fleet tires.
Retreading is a business decision you can stand behind, and for a couple of reasons. Retreading can lower your fleet's environmental impact. While a brand new tire requires 22 gallons of oil to produce, a Bandag retread only uses seven gallons.  What's more, Bandag's FuelTech retreads are some of the lowest rolling resistance tires on the market, for both new and retread tires. We understand that those facts can be difficult to visualize, so here's a real-world example: a single 18-wheel truck that utilized retreaded tires instead of new tires would save enough energy to power thousands of homes.  What if your home was one of them?
From the field to the highway, slippery slope to quarry, Bandag retread tires go with you. Contact a Bandag dealer near you in Ravenna for retread tires in Ohio. We'll be there for you, no matter your fleet size.
 Based on test data of Drive tires in a Waste segment application.  Savings refer to oil and energy used to produce standard tire. Source: Environmental Protection Agency  Report on “Retread Tires in the United States and Canada.” This analysis considered only the manufacturing phase of the value chain and would likely increase if all phases were considered.