Help for changing bandsaw tires.
Drawing of tire held on with zip ties

A zippy solution for tire changes

If you've ever changed the tires on your bandsaw, you know what a challenge it can be. It always seems the tires are too small to fit over the wheel. 

Enter zip ties. They hold the tire in place as you work your way around the wheel. When you get around to the starting point, I've found a round-shank screwdriver provides the leverage needed for the final stretch. Carefully snip the zip ties to remove them before installing the blade.

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