rubber-tired roller

rubber-tired roller

A heavy self-propelled or towed vehicle which rolls on a parallel series of pneumatic tires set on one or two axles; used to compact soil.
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Items include four-door passenger sedans, gas and diesel pickups, vans, SUVs, wood chippers, a rubber-tired roller, a tractor-mounted brush mower and pallets of miscellaneous shop tools and other merchandise.
Recommended procedures are to either: (1) avoid compaction if tenderness is observed when the mat temperature reaches those temperatures; then resume compaction after the mat cools; or (2) use a rubber-tired roller, with proper confinement of the mix, for rolling in the tender zone.