Originally Posted by Zephod_beeblebrox2
Foir goodness sake, the tyres are rated for 500,000 miles!
Ah, true they may be rated for 500k miles but
there is *always* the possibility of a FOD* related blowout. Although BC didn't say it here
on how his tire blew, it does behoove us to be prepared for when we don't have cell service, and may need to change out a tire in Great Outbeyond
*FOD- Foreign Object Damage. Usually what turns multi-million dollar jet engines into junk, or worse