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500 Antique Cars Come to Auction – Pierce Nebraska

Check out this epic find of more than 500 old cars to be auctioned September 28 & 29, 2013. The collection includes more than 50 cars with less than 10 miles on them. It is going to be fun to … Continue reading

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Bangkok International Tire Expo – 12-15 March 2014

Long a hub of anything to do with rubber, Thailand; next year will host a trio of trade shows relating to the rubber industry, headlined by the 1st Bangkok International Tire Expo being held in March 2014. Held concurrently at … Continue reading

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How do they make a whitewall tire?

Some of us older folks remember the days when many cars came with whitewalls. The sidewall of the tire had a white rubber strip – some were very wide, 2-½ to 3″ or wider… some were narrow ¾” or so, … Continue reading

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How do I manage a tire sourcing project?

I have been living and working in Thailand for the last seven years always in the tire and rubber business. For the past three years we have been working on tire projects for custom and vintage cars and motorcycles. We … Continue reading

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Color Graphics on Tires

From April 2004 to the end of 2009 I was involved with a fun and interesting project, color graphic applications for rubber tires. We did this presentation near the end of the company’s search for an investor or partner that … Continue reading

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Tire Store in Bangkok

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A beautiful and well run tire store in Nonthaburi area outside Bangkok. We visited here last week while working on our new – old designs. Vic Rollins – from the far side of Bangkok

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