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Hunter Heavy-Duty Tyre Changers

Safe and fast tyre changers for big tyres

Hunter Heavy-Duty Tyre Changers

Heavy-Duty Tyre Changers

Safe and fast tyre changers for big tyres

Whether your need is a fast and safe tyre changer for semi-truck tyres, or a tyre machine that will change skidder tyres, Hunter has a model to suit. Hunter’s heavy-duty tyre changers support over-the-road truck tyres with none of the fatigue and safety risk of bars and hammers. The TCX heavy-duty tyre changer models can do all that, plus handle implement tyres up to 2,286 mm in diameter.

Features at-a-glance

Tulip-style clamp

Roller demounting

Safe controls

Low risk

See them in action

Product family at-a-glance

TCX635HD Features

Operator-friendly design

  • Low risk – No hammers, no bars, no lifting very heavy tyres
  • Low service height – Easy to roll on and no fear of tyre falling off during demounting
  • Optional ramps – Popular “plus” model includes ramps, and mounting bar

Superior wheel accomodation

  • Easy match mounting – Rotate tyre on rim when needed for the smoothest ride
  • Specialty rim friendly – Standard hook can be used to mount and demount challenging tyres and rims without fear of damage
  • Simple controls – Easy to use levers control all operations in a convenient and safe operator position
  • Versatile jaws – Secure small center holes, thick wide based allow wheels, centerless wheels, and much more

Powerful tools to assist

  • Fast and easy rollers – Most tyres can be pushed on and off, no switching tools
  • Inner “drop roller” – Speeds service times, never a need to remove to make room
  • Hydraulic carriage – Maximum power and fast tool positioning

Quickly & easily clamp assemblies with no damage to the wheel

Houses all user operations, pivots to allow flexibility, and height is adjustable (two positions)

Quickly & easily break tire beads with no wheel damage. Drop roller saves time.

The TCX635 functions close to the ground to keep heavy tyres at a safe height.

Use the standard hook attachment to mount and demount tubed or sharp edged wheels, or other more difficult assemblies.

Match-mounting is easy!

When combined with Hunter’s heavy-duty wheel balancers, the heavy-duty tyre machines provide match-mounting capability for achieving the smoothest possible ride.

TCX645HD Features

Operator-friendly design

  • Mobile controller – Full access to controls when servicing the front or back of large assemblies.  (Wireless optional)
  • Low risk – Use powerful tools instead of bars and hammers.  No lifting of very heavy assemblies

Superior wheel accomodation

  • Versatile jaws – Clamp center holes as small as 3.94 in, or rims as large as 46″
  • Optional skidder clamp – Useful when servicing difficult skidder style double drop center wheels
  • Spring loaded hook / disc roller – Mount and demount the toughest tyres with minimal risk of rim damage

Convenient functions

  • Two speeds – Select high speed for bead loosening or easy assemblies.  Use low speed for the tough ones
  • Speed carriage quickly – Shuttle the carriage from front to rear of the rim
  • On-board storage – Keep standard and optional accessories organized
Hand and foot controls actuate multiple operations for delicate bead breaking, mounting and demounting, minimizing the potential for tire or rim damage.

Integrated tool storage is conveniently located on the tyre changer base, increasing operating efficiency and helping prevent damage and loss.

Tulip system provides universal, self-centering, standard clamping capacity up to 1168 mm. Two-speed chuck rotation operates clockwise and counter-clockwise.

Tractor, implement and other specialty wheel assemblies are serviced using the same tools and techniques.


Key Specifications TCX635HD TCX645HD
Max Diameter 1473.2mm 2286mm
Max Width 685.8mm 1066.8mm
Max Weight 1168lbs 1631lbs
Rim-Center Hole Diameter (Min) 368.3mm 1168.4mm
Rim Diameter (Max) 660.4mm 1422.4mm
Match Mounting Capable YES YES

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