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Pneumatic tires on 521

I have a 1986 521 snow blower with the hard rubber tires. I'd like to change them over to pneumatic tires. How hard is it to do? Also what size would I need to get to do this?
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What is the model and serial number of the 521 ??

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Some 521s came with them. Just measure the diameter of your axle and look for new rims/tires that fit that size axle. Yours probably have a pin that goes through the outside to lock them down.

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the 521's with hard rubber tires have a smaller axle so it is not a direct swap

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Checking out my thread on finding and adapting new pneumatic wheels & tires to an older machine might be helpful to you, and at least give you some ideas.

https://www.snowblowerforum.com/forum...es-wheels.html

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