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Old 08-08-07, 01:54 PM   #1
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Benefits of Foldable Tires?

I see tires advertised as "foldable". What's the draw/benefit to foldable tires? Is it the ability to transport them in a relatively small space?
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Old 08-08-07, 02:00 PM   #2
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Old 08-08-07, 02:08 PM   #3
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WEIGHT!

The steel bead is replaced with several smaller beads of Kevlar (or such). It's a considerable difference, relatively speaking.
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