#4524p – 2011 First-Class Forever Stamp - Go Green: Maintain Tre Pressure

Condition
Price
Qty
- Mint Stamp(s)
Ships in 1 business day. i$2.50
$2.50
1 More - Click Here
Mounts - Click Here
Condition
Price
Qty
- MM641215x38mm 25 Horizontal Strip Black Split-Back Mounts
Ships in 1 business day. i
$7.75
$7.75
- MM214238x38mm 15 Black Split-Back Mounts
Ships in 1 business day. i
$1.50
$1.50

U.S. #4524p

2011 44¢ Maintain Tire Pressure

Go Green

Issue Date: April 14, 2011

City: Washington, DC

Quantity: 160,000,000

Printed By: Avery Dennison

Printing Method: Photogravure

Color: Multicolored

It is easy to take a car’s tires for granted.  But inside the tire, the air pressure is constantly changing.  That can dramatically affect both driving safety and use of resources.  Properly maintained tire pressure is an important part of driving safely, as well as traveling in a “green” fashion.  

Tires come with manufacturing standards for proper inflation called “pounds per square inch” (p.s.i.).  But a tire’s pressure is always changing, with a normal loss of about 3 p.s.i. per month.  That makes it important to check the pressure frequently.

Underinflated tires sag under the vehicle’s weight, so there is more resistance from the road, and more energy needed to move the vehicle.   This burns fuel unnecessarily and is a waste of both natural resources and money.  Overinflated tires are rigid and do not have a good grip on the roadway.  Both conditions can make driving hazardous.  These tires also wear out faster than normal, requiring expensive replacement and disposal of the old tires.  Neither situation is helpful to the environment.

Use of a good tire gauge (digital ones are best) on a weekly or monthly basis helps drivers keep their tires in top working order.  That means fewer wasted resources, a safer ride, money saved, and a thumb’s up to environmentally friendly driving.

 
Read More - Click Here


  • 2018 Giant US Commemorative Collection, Mint, 132 Stamps 2018 US Commemorative Collection

    Get every 2018 US commemorative issued plus several bonus sheets, souvenir sheets, and panes – all at once in mint condition.

    $120.95
    BUY NOW
  • 450 Black Mounts, Split-back, containing one pack each of MM501 through MM509 450 Archival-Quality Mystic Mounts

    Mystic mounts are the best way to keep your stamps safe and looking great for years to come.  Stamps are held securely in place against a black background – making the colors "pop" and adding definition to perforations.  With this mount package you'll get 50 split-back mounts of each size collectors most commonly use.

    $29.50
    BUY NOW
  • Mystic Mystery Mix Mystic's Famous Mystery Mix

    Build your collection quickly with this mixture of U.S. stamps, foreign stamps, and stamps on covers.  Hours of fun and excitement guaranteed!

    $49.95
    BUY NOW

U.S. #4524p

2011 44¢ Maintain Tire Pressure

Go Green

Issue Date: April 14, 2011

City: Washington, DC

Quantity: 160,000,000

Printed By: Avery Dennison

Printing Method: Photogravure

Color: Multicolored

It is easy to take a car’s tires for granted.  But inside the tire, the air pressure is constantly changing.  That can dramatically affect both driving safety and use of resources.  Properly maintained tire pressure is an important part of driving safely, as well as traveling in a “green” fashion.  

Tires come with manufacturing standards for proper inflation called “pounds per square inch” (p.s.i.).  But a tire’s pressure is always changing, with a normal loss of about 3 p.s.i. per month.  That makes it important to check the pressure frequently.

Underinflated tires sag under the vehicle’s weight, so there is more resistance from the road, and more energy needed to move the vehicle.   This burns fuel unnecessarily and is a waste of both natural resources and money.  Overinflated tires are rigid and do not have a good grip on the roadway.  Both conditions can make driving hazardous.  These tires also wear out faster than normal, requiring expensive replacement and disposal of the old tires.  Neither situation is helpful to the environment.

Use of a good tire gauge (digital ones are best) on a weekly or monthly basis helps drivers keep their tires in top working order.  That means fewer wasted resources, a safer ride, money saved, and a thumb’s up to environmentally friendly driving.