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 Post subject: Tire trimmers?
PostPosted: Thu Dec 17, 2009 12:35 pm 
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what are those tools called that I see WRC teams using to custom cut grooves into their tires?
my search for " tire trimmer " isnt returning anything?
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 Post subject: Re: Tire trimmers?
PostPosted: Mon Dec 21, 2009 12:49 pm 
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Try using the word Sipe or siping
for example

Tire siping iron

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 Post subject: Re: Tire trimmers?
PostPosted: Sat Dec 26, 2009 11:09 pm 
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They are called tire groovers. One of the most popular ones are made by company called Ruff http://www.rillfit.de" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Here is a used one for sale:

http://www.racingjunk.com/category/0/un ... over-.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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 Post subject: Re: Tire trimmers?
PostPosted: Sun Dec 27, 2009 4:59 am 
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http://www.speedwaymotors.com/DELUXE-GR ... ,6583.html

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