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    Would this be a good tire to use for a trainer?

    http://www.nashbar.com/bikes/Product...2#ReviewHeader

    I plan to put my mountain bike on my trainer this winter. Would this be a good / quiet tire to use?

    Thanks,
    Spud

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    Quote Originally Posted by bjaspud View Post
    http://www.nashbar.com/bikes/Product...2#ReviewHeader

    I plan to put my mountain bike on my trainer this winter. Would this be a good / quiet tire to use?

    Thanks,
    Spud
    http://www.amazon.com/Continental-Tr...l+trainer+tire

    I use the continental trainer. Has some tread and does not slip on the trainer roller. Stays cool also.
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    So, I thought a trainer was someone who told a person how to organize workouts for a given result. Tires??? Just kidding.
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    For trainer use I can't see why this tire wouldn't be fine.
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    I save my worn out tires and use them on my trainer..... I'm not to worried about crashing if I flat.

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