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    lugs do nothing on ice for traction and regular chains fall mostly though the lugs

    you need diamond pattern chains for lugs
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    0304171738.jpg0309161711a.jpgI have deestones 23-10.50-12's on my 318 and 26-12-12 tru-powers on my 140. I like them both, but as you can tell, the 140's are much bigger. I run single link chains on the 318 with the blade on the front, and they seem to work great for dirt pushing and snow. I don't have any pavement to run on, only gravel and dirt, so that makes a difference. I have never had my chains fall off, and they seem to grab good in dirt.

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    I think chains work better on the Deestones because the V is more pronounced, I've had chains on both styles and they do work better on the Deestones.

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    I'm really happy with mine, I went with deestone AGS in the back (6ply) and deestone smooth ribs in the front. They have very good traction and are slow to wear and very cost effective.


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    One good thing about Deestones, if you tend to run the rear wheels in the narrow setup you hand run a tiller and Brinly hitch, Trupowers tread face is little too wide to run them narrow.

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    That was something I was concerned about. I saw the 7" wide wheels had more backspacing, and wasn't sure if they had enough room on the narrow mount. Kinda figured I'd wait and see. I have some faith in mother Deere, thinking they planned on running a tiller.

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