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Best Blasting Mats Made from Recycled Tires


Through extensive research and development, Best Blasting Mats manufactures three styles of blasting mats from recycled passenger and light truck (PLT) or medium truck (MT) tires.

Traditional woven blasting mats:

  • Time proven, very flexible and economical.
  • Constructed of whole used PLT tire segments.
  • Tightly woven together under compression using ¾-in., quality heavy-duty steel wire rope fastened together with heavy-duty, ¾-in. forged clamps and 3/8-in. flat bar end plates.
  • Mats are 1 ft. thick and available in numerous widths and lengths.
  • Large 12-in. OD lifting ring on each end.
  • Weight is 35 lb. per sq. ft.

LT mats (flat PLT tread construction):

  • Same design and durability as Ultramat, but 8 lb. per sq. ft. lighter.
  • Constructed of fresh, used light truck (LT) tire treads.
  • Tightly secured together under compression using new ¾-in., heavy-duty steel wire rope fastened together with heavy-duty, ¾-in. forged clamps and 3/8-in. steel end plates.
  • Large 12-in. OD lifting ring on each end.
  • Mats are 8 in. thick and available in numerous widths and lengths.
  • Weight is approx. 42 lb. per sq. ft., i.e. 10- x 15-ft. mat = 5,700 lb.
  • Excellent blast cover over uneven ground, large construction projects – highway, pipelines, quarries, open pit mining.
  • Can also used for temporary road mats in rugged terrain, unstable ground and sensitive environment landscapes.

Ultra mats (flat MT tread construction):

  • Constructed of fresh, used semi-truck (MT) tire treads.
  • Tightly secured together under compression using new ¾-in. heavy-duty steel wire rope, fastened together with heavy-duty, ¾-in. forged clamps and 3/8-in. steel end plates.
  • Large 12-in. OD lifting ring on each end.
  • Mats are 10 in. thick and available in numerous widths and lengths.
  • Weight is approx. 50 lb. per sq. ft., i.e. 10- x 15-ft. mat = 7,500 lb.
  • Excellent blast cover over uneven ground, large construction projects – highway, pipelines, quarries, open pit mining.
  • Can also be used for temporary road mats for large mobile forestry, oil or mining equipment operating in rugged terrain, unstable ground and sensitive environment landscapes.

Best Blasting Mats, www.bestblastingmats.com