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Marathon

Model # 00270

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Store SKU # 978282

14-1/2 in. Flat-Free Wheel for Wheelbarrows

$34.98 /each

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Model # 00270

Internet # 202327305

Store SKU # 978282

The Marathon 14-1/2 in. Flat-Free Wheel for Wheelbarrows is made from micro-cellular polyurethane to help prevent flats. This steel-rimmed wheel is airless, lightweight and non-marking to provide the feel of pneumatic tires.

  • Universal fit, flat-free tire fits most wheelbarrows and other lawn and garden equipment
  • Replaces 4.80/4.00-8, 4.00-6, 4.00-8 and 3.50/2.50-8 tires
  • 350 lb. load rating
  • Includes two 1 in. wheel spacers and four 1/2 in. wheel spacers to accommodate various hub sizes. Also includes two 3/4 in. ball bearings
  • 14-1/2 in. Dia
  • Knobby tread tire
  • Note: Product may vary by store.

SPECIFICATIONS

Dimensions
Product Depth (in.) 
14.5 
Product Height (in.) 
3.15 
Product Width (in.) 
14.5 
Wheel Diameter (in.) 
14.5 in 
Details
Fits brands 
Universal 
Fits models 
Universal 
Front or rear 
Either 
Inflatable or solid 
Solid 
Part Type 
Wheel/Tire 
Returnable 
90-Day 
Used with equipment type 
Wheelbarrow 
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty 
None 

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will this wheel fit an axle that is 1"?

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Folsom, ca
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November 9, 2015
Bought a universal wheel at another retailer and it didn't fit because of the 1" axle.
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April 25, 2016
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this will only fit either 1/2 inch or 3/4 inch axle, Bearings are included for both
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March 28, 2016
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no only 5/8" and 3/4" axles
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March 2, 2016
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no 5/8" or 3/4" only
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November 10, 2015
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Hello - This Flat-Free Wheel fits 5/8" and 3/4" axle sizes. Thank you for your question.
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What is the hub depth. I want to use it to replace a wheel on a lawn trailor. it need to be 2,25" or less.

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Paramus, NJ
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the hub is 3 inches, with bearings for 1/2 or 3/4 in. ball bearings
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the hub is 3" wide
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September 15, 2015
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Hello. The hub length of the wheel is 3". Thank you for your question.
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Will this work with a Jackson wheelbarrow (4.00-8)?

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Really old wheelbarrow.. looking for a replacement tire.
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as per the manufacture This replaces 13" - 16" diameter
4.80/4.00-8"
4.00-8", 4.00-6",3.50/2.50-8"
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December 1, 2015
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Hello - This wheel is designed to be universal and comes with several adapters that helps it fit on most wheelbarrows. Thank you for your question.
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what is the hub length?

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the hub is 3 inches, It Also Includes two 1 in. wheel spacers and four 1/2 in. wheel spacers to accommodate various hub sizes. Also includes two 3/4 in. ball bearings
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Hello. The hub length of the wheel is 3". Thank you for your question.
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CUSTOMER REVIEWS

Rated 4.4 out of 5 by 103 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Worth it! Like just about everyone else in the northeast at this time of year, I pulled out my wheelbarrow for the first time this spring to find my tire was flat. Unfortunately mine required multiple "fill-ups" in a Saturday afternoon which pushed me to get a new tire. I couldn't be happier! First installation was simple - took all of about five minutes, and the wheel came with all the spacers you need. I love that everything was included so I didn't have to go looking for spacers, etc. Second, my wheelbarrow rides as smooth and sturdy as ever. Third - I LOVE knowing I will never need to take out my compressor just to use my wheelbarrow again. This tire isn't cheap, but it is well worth it. May 9, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Excellent tire kit! After 4 flats combined on my wheel barrow and garden cart this spring I had finally had enough of old style air filled tires. I put one of these on my wheel barrow and two on my garden cart. Now for weeks no flats and no down time. These tires ride real nice too and can handle a heavy load. And these tires come with two different shaft size bearings and an assortment of spacers to make them fit virtually anything. As you can tell I'm very impressed with the quality and price. And no more flats!! May 3, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by very easy to install This was very easy to install. If the spacing of the axle mount on my wheel barrow had been a bit closer it would have been a 5 minute job. To install: Turn your wheelbarrow upside down. Remove the two bolts on one side of your wheel barrow axle. Remove the old wheel and axle. Determine how many axle spacers are needed. (Ensure you have the same on both sides so that the wheel is in the middle.) Thread spacers and new wheel onto old axle. Insert axle and wheel into the bracket you did not remove. Bolt other axle holder back in place. In my case, I needed a just a bit more spacers so I cut the old ones down a bit and added one of the supplied spacers on each side. March 2, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Easy to install and able to use original wheel spacers, 1" an 1/2" wheel spacers and 3/4" ball bearings included It's really simple to replace a flat tire on my True Temper wheelbarrow. I do like that it came with additional wheel spacers (1" and 1/2") and ball bearings (3/4") - which is great in the event the existing wheel spacers can't be used or the ball bearings need to be changed to fit 3/4" axle size. I was fortunate not to have to change the ball bearings so I can't comment on how easy or hard it is to change ball bearing on the flat-free tire. I did try to use the wheel spacers but they weren't long enough and the existing wheel spacers were too long, so I opted to trim the existing spacers down 1/2" and this worked well. There is a strong rubber smell so I would advise storing the product in the garage or somewhere heavily ventilated until ready for assembly - however, once assembled the rubber smell wasn't as pronounced and now I don't even smell the rubber. April 7, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by No more flats! Every time I go to use the wheelbarrow, the tire is flat. Real annoying. Hopefully no more. I replaced the original, traditional tire with this flat-free tire and wheel. Overall quality is nice. Tire seems real rugged. The flat-free wheel is a little taller and skinnier than the one I am replacing it with, but it fits and works good. It comes with two different size bearings to fit on more than one shaft size. there is even a grease fitting to lube. It also comes with spacers; which didn't work for me, I had to shorten the original ones. Once all reassembled, works great! March 7, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by New life for old wheelbarrows Pros: - Greasable bearings; includes the zerk - Two sizes of bearings - Quick, easy install - No more flats Cons: - Strong (and terrible) smell - Not enough spacers This wheel/tire combo replaced a pneumatic tire on a 6" wheel, so the larger diameter of the whole unit mostly makes up for the rougher roll of a solid tire. A fair trade off in my opinion. Installation was quick and easy. If your wheelbarrow is older like mine, the fork spacing may be wider than the included plastic spacers will accommodate, so keep any spacers left over from your old wheel. Should additional spacers be required, i suggest cutting them from a length of 3/4" PVC rather than pipe as a metal spacer will eat up the bearings on your new wheel. My favorite feature of this wheel is the included grease zerk. It is a standard 1/8" fitting with a 45-degree nipple installed and positioned for easy access. The instructions say nothing about it, nor do they mention the need to grease the axle. I cannot stress enough how much a couple of ounces of grease smooths out the rotation of the wheel. I inherited this 20-year-old wheelbarrow from my grandfather, and if kept greased, the wheel and bearings may still roll without a squeak when I pass it along to my son. Functionally, this tire is excellent, but boy does it have a strong rubber/chemical odor. Just don't open the box in the house, or your significant other might banish you to the shop/barn/garden. On second thought, that might not be such a bad thing. March 8, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Tire works, but While it is a solid core flat free tire. Tire has a shorter profile VS original tubed tire & it's narrower as well. Rolling across anything other then solid surface is harder then wider taller original tubed tire. Material used for the tire needs to be denser, under heavy load it smooches down a lot & it also really puts off a bad stench. Spacers provided aren't wide enough without having to be creative to use this tire. I got lucky & was able to grease fitting w/o breaking it. This flat free tire needs some improvements to be worth the cost, otherwise it works. I have found others that were same height & width of original tire & had no problems with them, but they were $40 each. April 12, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Very good quality Very good replacement wheel for my wheelbarrow. I don't ever have to worry about fixing flats any longer.... a major plus. At $35 it is a little bit pricy. May 17, 2016
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