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25 x 1 in. (559 mm) Shox Urethane Wheelchair Tire - Herringbone Tread
The 25 x 1 in. (559 mm) Shox Urethane Wheelchair Tire with Herringbone Tread design features a proprietary formula of solid urethane which provides the suspension of an air filled tire and the peace of mind knowing you will never get a flat tire or periodically have to fill the tire will air. Sold individually (each). For a pair, order quantity 2. Sold individually (each). For a pair, order quantity 2.
25 x 1 in. (559 mm) Shox Urethane Wheelchair Tire with Herringbone Tread
Low profile design with all around herringbone tread for a firm, comfortable ride and traction in slippery conditions
Equivalent to 110 PSI on a pneumatic tire
Ultra quad beads which helps prevent roll-offs
Non-marking black urethane material keeps floors clean
Sold individually (each). For a pair, order quantity 2
Please read the fitment and installation notes (shown below) prior to purchase!
Shox® wheelchair tires are high performance polyurethane tires, which are designed to provide benefits of strength, flexibility, tear and abrasion resistance, and invulnerability to oil, water, and grease. The superior features of Shox® tires help them meet every application requirement. Other benefits include:
Custom mix of elastomers allows impacts to resonate throughout the tire, yielding superior shock absorption
Ultra Quad Bead System
Patented bead system locks tires to the rim helping to prevent roll-offs
Spin Cast Process
Exclusive spin cast process produces tires with dense tread and soft pliable sidewalls
reducing roll effort while cushioning the ride
Design fits most non-bead lock wheelchair rims
Shox herringbone trread pattern
provides a comfortable all around
ride and traction in slippery conditions
plus flat-free peace of mind
Shox® Wheelchair Tire Fitment Notes
This tire will fit most 559 mm sized wheelchair rims. You’ll know you have a 559mm rim if the existing tire size is 25 x 1” (20-559 mm), 25 x 1” (23-559 mm), or 25 x 1” (25-559 mm). Note that some wheelchair tires may be stamped 26 x 1” (25-559 mm). As long as your existing tire is stamped 559 mm, this tire should fit. You can confirm the size by looking at the size stamped on your existing tire. In most cases your rim will also have a hole for an inner tube valve stem (meaning the rim is of a standard size). This tire will also replace most tires used on Quickie, Top End (Invacare), TiLite, or any other wheelchair where the rim has a hole for a valve stem. It will also fit most rims including rims from Spinergy, Primo, and X-Core that have a hole for an inner tube valve stem. If your existing tire is not stamped with the 559 mm size, this tire will most likely not fit.
Installation Note – Please Read Before Purchase
Installing these tires onto a wheelchair rim can be very challenging without the proper tools. This is because the tire itself is smaller than the wheelchair rim and needs to be stretched onto the rim. If you do not have the ability or the tools to properly install these tires, it is advisable to seek professional help. You cannot install this tire by hand! Please note that EnableYourLife.com will only accept returns of undamaged / uninstalled tires.
If you have a properly mounted bench vise, you can purchase a solid tire installation tool which can be found on these pages:
WARNING: Many of the products carried by EnableYourLife.com can expose you to chemicals which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.