## What size tire is equal to a 33X12 50×20?

Tire size equivalent chart for 33″, 35″, 37″ or 40″ tires

33″ Tires (+/- 0.50″ in overall diameter) | ||
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275/70-18 | 295/55-20 | 33X12.50-22 |

305/60-18 | 305/55-20 | 305/45-22 |

295/65-18 | 325/50-20 | |

33X12.50-18 |

**What size tire is a 33 inch?**

285/75/16 is the metric equivalent of a 33″ tire. 16.831″ + 16″ wheel = 32.831″ approximate tire diameter. Although the 285/75/16 is usually the accepted metric size for 33’s, the actual diameter of the tire varies from manufacturer to manufacturer.

**What size is 33X12 5r17?**

33X12. 50R17 tires have a diameter of 33.0″, a section width of 12.5″, and a wheel diameter of 17″. The circumference is 103.6″ and they have 611 revolutions per mile. Generally they are approved to be mounted on 8.5-11″ wide wheels.

### How wide is a 305 tire in inches?

305/70R17 tires have a diameter of 33.8″, a section width of 12.0″, and a wheel diameter of 17″. The circumference is 106.2″ and they have 597 revolutions per mile. Generally they are approved to be mounted on 8-9.5″ wide wheels.

**What does 33X12 50R20LT mean?**

33X12.50R20. Diameter : 33.0″ Width : 12.5″ Wheel : 20″ x 8.5-11″

**How do I know if my tires are 33s?**

A standard sized tire will be displayed in inches. A tire that reads 33 x 12.5 R15, is 33-inches in diameter (or tall), 12.5-inches wide, and will fit a 15-inch wheel. The door jam of your vehicle will also indicate what size tires the manufacturer recommends.

## What does 285 mean on a tire?

The “285” on our LT tire stands for section width or tread width, which, simply put, is the distance from sidewall to sidewall, measured in millimeters. So our LT tire section width of 285 millimeters, which equates to a width of tread of 11.22 inches.

**Whats bigger 33 or 295?**

295/70/17 is actually about 3/4 inch taller than most 33’s as the former will measure around 33.3″ and the latter 29.5″.

**What size rim for a 33 tire?**

To increase performance, your tire should be compatible with your rim size. 33-inch tires work well with rims that measure 15 or 16 inches in width, while 35-inch tires should only be used with rims that are at least 17-inches wide.

### What does 33 mean in tires?

The 33” refers to the width of the tire (285) multiplied by the height percentage of the sidewall (75), in millimeters, x2 because there are two sidewalls, divided by 25.4 (inches) plus the wheel size in inches (16”). Phew!!! That’s a mouthful and a lot to digest at once so let’s break it down into a simple formula.

**What is a 33 inch tire equivalent to?**

YES, 285 wide tires are the same as 33” tires although 285 is the tread width in millimeters and 33″ is the tire diameter. 285/75/16 is usually the accepted metric equivalent size for 33’s. What does 33X12 5r15 mean? Example A : 33X12. 50R15 The first number is your overall diameter of the tire.