Check out the immense forces at play in this test video. Ken-Tool are conducting the OSHA Certification explosion test the their latest tire inflation cage that is designed for large Earthmover and Agricultural tires. The 29.5R25 L-3 Earthmover tire with its three piece steel wheel is overinflated to a mind-blowing 150-psi and which then experiences a pressure failure. Watch how the cage absorbs the explosion and contain all of the tire and wheel components, if this was not within a safety cage it could quite effortlessly kill someone and or create a massive amount of damage.
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