HMMWV In Scale

HMMWV Aftermarket Tire Comparisons

Here are a couple of really good tire comparison articles.

On article covers 1/72nd scale tires. Here is the link:

In Search Of Decent 1/72nd HMMWV Wheels

On article covers 1/35th scale tires. Here is the link:

1/35th scale HMMWV resin tire comparison

HMMWV Tires

This section will cover the different types of tires that are known to be used on HMMWV's.

From the information I've found, the tires are catagorized by 'Load Range' and 'Group).

Load Range D- This catagory consists of 3 tire types

    1. Goodyear Wrangler MT Tire (MT)  NSN 2610-01-333-7632

    2. Michelin BF Goodrich Baja T/A Tire (Baja)  NSN 2610-01-541-4090

    3. Goodyear Wrangler MT/R Tire (MT/R)  NSN 2610-01-541-4090

Additionally, load range D is sub-divided into two groups

Group 1- Uses tire NSN 2610-01-333-7632  (Goodyear Wrangler MT Load Range D)  

Group 2- Uses tire NSN 2610-01-541-4090 (Goodyear Wrangler MT/R Load Range D or Michelin BF Goodrich Baja T/A Load Range D)

 

 

 Load Range E- This catagory consists of two tire types:

 

  1. Michelin BF Goodrich Baja T/A Tire (Baja)  NSN 2610-01-563-8328

    2. Goodyear Wrangler MT/R Tire (MT/R)  NSN 2610-01-563-8328 

Load Range E wheels:

Load Range E tires and wheels assemble into Group 3