Tire Shaver; - Team Camaro Tech
Wheels & Tires What fits what?

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old Dec 1st, 06, 11:36 AM Thread Starter
Join Date: Aug 2006
Posts: 113
Tire Shaver;

Do you know of any shops that shave tires?

Or do you know who sells tire shaving equipment?
Stewart G. Griffin is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old Dec 1st, 06, 12:10 PM
Team Member
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Florida
Posts: 893
Re: Tire Shaver;

Just curious....

Whay are you shaving rather than use Mickey Thompsons etc.

markr is offline  
post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old Dec 1st, 06, 12:17 PM
Senior Tech
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Fairfield, CA
Posts: 6,246
Re: Tire Shaver;

Doesn't look like any of those Mickeys will corner worth a damn....
onovakind67 is offline  
post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old Dec 2nd, 06, 10:13 AM
Senior Tech
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: S.E. Wyo & Coastal Ala
Posts: 1,036
Re: Tire Shaver;

WE assume that you're interested in lateral performance versus straight line acceleration. Yeah....those Mickeys probably don't corner very well. Most bigger tire shop should have a truing machine. Truing machines are used to take high spots off of tires that might otherwise not balance properly . I suppose they could be used to shave tires. Would look to shops that do high performance or racing work.

Jim's '69
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

68 SS 396 4 speed A/C Bought New Sold 1976
68 350/350 A/C Bought 1978 $700 Wrecked
69 350 4 Speed Bought 1988
Fried Okra is offline  
post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old Dec 2nd, 06, 11:04 AM
Join Date: Apr 2000
Posts: 21,341
Re: Tire Shaver;

Probably in the major metropolitan areas too!

Just let your fingers do the walking sort of deal..


pdq67 is offline  
post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old Dec 3rd, 06, 09:41 AM Thread Starter
Join Date: Aug 2006
Posts: 113
Re: Tire Shaver;

there was a nice one on ebay that just went:

It was a little out of my budget.
Stewart G. Griffin is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Team Camaro Tech forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address.
NOTE we receive a lot of registrations with bad email addresses. IF you do not receive your confirmation email you will not be able to post. contact support and we will try and help.
Be sure you enter a valid email address and check your spam folder as well.

Email Address:


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Driveline and Tire safety. Drag Fabricator Performance 17 Jul 5th, 06 03:35 PM
Tires Get An Expiration Date? BonzoHansen Bench Racing 46 Jun 7th, 05 08:17 PM
Does any tire manufacturer make this size performance tire 275/45-17 69ZZ3 Wheels & Tires 2 Sep 20th, 04 07:22 AM
sizes from Chevy High Performance article michaelm5 Wheels & Tires 10 Jan 16th, 03 02:53 PM
finally new wheels and tires michaelm5 Wheels & Tires 14 Jul 12th, 02 01:09 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome