Rubber Track

Choosing The Right Tread For Compact Track Loaders

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CTL Tread PatternOne of the most popular questions we receive from buyers when purchasing Compact Track Loader (CTL) Rubber Tracks is “Which tread design should I choose, and why”. Well let’s discuss this popular question in depth.

Not all, but some Track Loaders can operate safely using either a narrow or wide track. Those available CTL track widths are;

  • 320mm (12.59″ wide)
  • 400mm (15.74″ wide)
  • 450mm (17.71″ wide)

As an example lets reference the ...

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Spartan Liberty Tracked Wheelchair

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rubber track chair frame designProwler was contacted this past winter by Young Park, a Mechanical Engineering student from California, who was looking to rebuild a previous college teams “Climbing Wheelchair” and was in need of rubber tracks and drive sprockets to help continue the project. We quickly agreed to help the team along and donated the requested parts, and shipped them off to help them along.

We believe it is very important ...

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Premium Grade C Lug Rubber Tracks Vs. Generic Brands

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Over the last year our service department has been seeing an increase in Generic Brand Rubber Tracks coming in to be replaced because the tracks have been prematurely wearing. Specifically, we’ve seen more Compact Track Loader C-Lug rubber tracks coming in that always split in the pad area. It sickens us to see more and more Generic brands being circulated within our industry by manufacturers that make these generic tracks just to turn a buck, and less concern about the ...

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Prowler EXT Snow and Mud Rubber Tracks

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CTL Rubber Tracks Mud SnowWinter is just right around the corner, and if your planning on running your skid steer loader to push snow during the cold season it’s time to start considering replacing or upgrading your rubber tracks for a more efficient track system. Prowler offers the industry’s unique winter track option with our EXT tread design. These “EXTREME” tracks provide a ...

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How To Properly Measure Your Rubber Track Size

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Need to know how to measure your rubber track size? Here is your guide, courtesy of Prowler Tracks MFG.

The rubber track manufacturer’s industry standard for identifying rubber tracks is a formula of:

Width “x” Pitch “x” Links. (fig. A)

Rubber Track Width Pitch Links

Rubber Track Wing GuideSeveral full size Excavators, Mini-Excavators, and Compact Track Loaders use ...

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