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      02-22-2011, 06:22 AM   #1
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Storing winter wheels/tyres in loft.

Soon will be removing the winters and getting back to 19s. Given I already have a set of 19" X5 winters in the garage I would like to put a set up in the attic. Anyone see any problems with doing this, can't imagine they would deteriorate any quicker up there?
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Anyone see any problems with doing this
Only if they topple over and come through the ceiling .
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Yea could get rather messy if they came through !!! Think i can store them safely up there.
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As long as the boards up there can take the weight I don't see an issue...

And yeah...don't stack them on top of each other!!
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How do you know if they can take the weight without trying?

Given I can walk across the joists can't see any issue but just wondered if the summer heat would cause any problems.
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      02-22-2011, 11:20 AM   #6
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Weight will be no issue.

Its not like they are race tyres. They could quite happily live out in the garage.
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