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    thin tires

    we all know that published widths dont mean a damn.

    can anyone recommend any truly thin tires?

    clinchers, of course.


    thanks.

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    conti attack

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    Quote Originally Posted by recneps
    conti attack
    +1

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    Thin or narrow?
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    Long and thin goes right in, but short and thick does the trick.

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    Quote Originally Posted by botto
    Long and thin goes right in, but short and thick does the trick.

    "it ain't too long... but it sure is skinny!"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vinokurtov
    Thin or narrow?

    as the original question was referring to width... then i guess i should have used the word "narrow"

    thanks for the correction.

    any other suggestions than Conti?

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    conti is really the only brand that I can think of that runs especially thin. I think you can get some michelins in 700x20.

    Thin tires are overrated anyways. I'd just run 23s, it makes life easier.

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    Don't try any aggressive cornering on narrow tyres... especially on bumpy roads or with other riders around...

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    You can get Kenda's in 18 width. Please note that I'm not recommending them; but I'm sure they're not the only ones.
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