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Snow tires are expensive and used only a few months out of the year, whereas snow chains can be cumbersome to install, damage your nice wheels, and can rust between seasons. Rather than deal with those cold-weather remedies, we found a tool that will get you through the snow, is quick and easy to install, and won’t damage your nice wheels. Sound too good to be true? It’s not. During the winter months, tools for getting your truck or SUV out of the snow aren’t just found in a large, sticker-clad box in the garage.Tool Of The Month Snoclaws Pattern

On a recent trip up to snow-covered Lake Tahoe, California, we drove a 4WD Nissan Armada to 6,000-plus-feet elevation where traction was limited and only vehicles with snow chains were allowed. Rather than fumble with chains, we hopped out and in less than five minutes had the ultimate traction device installed on our 275/60R20 all-season tires. Enter SnoClaws, a high-tech polyurethane alternative to tire chains that incorporates a space-age rubber to wrap around the tires and provide incredible traction in snow, sand, and even mud.

Installation wasn’t difficult, we simply had to connect the heavy-duty plastic retainers together, slide the assembly around the tire, then slide the plastic insert into the fastening clip, and we were ready to rock. Grip was impressive, as we were able to drive through any snow-packed roads, and unlike off-road mud tires, the diamond-tread pattern on the SnoClaws didn’t get clogged up with snow. A must for anyone needing more traction in the snow, down a washed-out back road, or even in the desert with loose sand, the SnoClaws are a great tool for keeping you moving.
Since SAFETY is first in everyone’s mind, GoClaws™ and SnoClaws™ can help make winter driving safer for the traveling public.

GoClaws™ and SnoClaws™ are a High Tech Tire “Chain” that are STRONGER THAN STEEL CHAINS and provide Up to 10 X the traction of ordinary steel tire chains and cables!! GoClaws™ and SnoClaws™  do not damage asphalt or dirt roadbeds saving $millions$ in winter road damage

Lateral Traction is Key. Tire chains and cables work best when going straight (perpendicular to the direction of travel). Once a tire starts sliding sideways, chains become much less effective. The traction profile of a chain on a sliding tire is a thin line with limited traction. GoClaws provide lateral traction as shown in the image below.  Lateral traction is a key feature of GoClaws™ because the traction patch delivers between 2 and 10 times more surface area per tire revolution depending on tire orientation and chain style.

  • GoClaws – Heavy Duty. Has a robust interlocking pin system for use with Semi  Tractor Trailers, Police, Fire, EMS, DOT and other heavy duty use.
  • SnoClaw™ – Perfect for passenger cars, SUVs, vans, and pickup trucks operating on paved and dirt roads. Utilizes a ratcheting system for use in highway and side roads mainly paved roads
  • Easy on asphalt road and parking surfaces and your shop floor also
  • Up to 10 times the traction as chains. Weight has no effect on GoClaws
  • Can travel on dry roads as well without breaking. Read more below..

GoClaws™ and SnoClaws™ HIGHLIGHTS

  • Easy on your Tires and Wheels – Unlike steel chains and cables.
  • Tough Enough to Drive on Dry Pavement. This is a key benefit
  1. Will not damage asphalt or dirt roadbeds saving millions in road damage
  2. They will work VERY well on snowy and dry pavement
  3. We’ve tested them for 500 miles on dry, hot pavement with very little wear
  4. Watch the demo videos
  5. You can simply leave the GoClaws on the vehicle during the storm cycle
  6. GoClaws  ”break in” like shoes and become even easier to put on and take off
  7. Installation and removal is easier on the driver’s hands which they will appreciate
  8. Legal in every state
    • Tire chains and cables have NO WARRANTY
  • Will not damage vehicle body. Will not wrap around axle like cables or chains
  • Fast, Easy Installation There is no need to move the tractor during installation.
  • Install anytime… even when you’re stuck!
  • Works in Snow, Mud, or Sand – sometimes you have to go off paved roads
  • Self-Cleaning – Self Cleaning on each revolution means consistent traction
  • Self-Tracking – The unique diamond-shape exerts a side force to re-center them on tire treads.
  • No Rust! Mostly made of a space-age rubber and all metal components are either stainless, galvanized, or powder coated for durability
  • Lightweight a real benefit for large commercial vehicles
  • Speed rating 35 MPH due to insurance restrictions, but have tested at 55 to 60 MPH without failure.
  • Weight has zero effect on trax which make them perfect for motor carriers and other heavy load applications.

You can learn more on our website by clicking here. I am standing by to assist with your future needs and I look forward to working with you to improve the safety of the traveling public on our road system.

GoClaws and SnoClaws Reviews.

These two products differ only by the way they attach to the vehicle tire. Otherwise the traction is exactly the same.

  • SnoClaw – Light to medium duty. Utilizes a ratcheting system for use in highway and side roads mainly paved roads. These are for the passenger vehicle or light truck traveler who has to put chains on to go over a mountain pass and then remove the traction devices.
  • GoClaw – Light thru heavy duty. Has a more robust interlocking pin system for use with off-road vehicles, rock crawling, snow plowing, EMS, DOT and other heavy duty use. For tow trucks and snow plows we recommend GoClaws on all drive axles. Continue reading
SnoClaws™ can keep you on the move!
Easy to install
Durable, provides better traction and smoother ride than tire chains
Self-cleaning, positive locking
Road and vehicle friendly
Advanced Traction System Superior Alternative to snow chains and tire cables


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