Are 14 ply tires good?
With that said the 14 ply tires will definitely hold up better than the 10 ply. For an ST235/80R16 tire, load range G with a 14 ply rating you can use the Taskmaster Provider tire # PRG80235. It is rated for 4,080 pounds at 110 psi. Make sure your wheels and valve stems are rated for 110 psi to avoid air leaking out.
Is a higher ply tire better?
This number correlates to the maximum safe carrying capacity of the tire when it’s inflated to its maximum pressure. Higher load index ratings mean your tires may be able to handle a heavier load.
What does 14 ply mean in tires?
We generally see the ply rating in OTR tires when referring to how heavy duty a tire is rated. The most common ply rating range would be 10, 12, or 14 ply rated, which in actuality only has two or three fabric or steel plies.