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    Junior Member NPG3's Avatar
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    Favorite Place to buy tires...any specials?

    Hi All....where is your favorite place for tires?

    I still cannot believe that some bike tires cost as much as some car tires...yikes!

    I used to get them from the UK about 9-10 years ago, but they are the same price as the US now.

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    Senior Member demoncyclist's Avatar
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    biketiresdirect.com
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    I have found the best prices on the tires I like and want at...Chain Reaction Cycles, UK.

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    Quote Originally Posted by demoncyclist View Post
    biketiresdirect.com
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    My bikes --> 2001 Litespeed Tuscany---2013 Cannondale CAAD 10 2 (5) "Racing Edition"

    Life is like a 10-speed bicycle. Most of us have gears we never use. ~ Charles Schultz

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    Thanks

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    Jenson USA.com will have some clearence deals on tires that are REAL good from time to time
    (folding bead -dual compound road tire $9.99)
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    usually a couple flippers-mostly MTBs
    many unfinished salvage bikes/framesets-want one?

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    probikekit.com f or road tyres.
    Mes compaingnons cui j'amoie et cui j'aim,... Me di, chanson.

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    http://www.worldclasscycles.com/

    I just bought some GP4000S here, 10% off sale and came with free tubes (michelin aircomp ultralight) and shipping.

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    for clinchers, I go to my local bike shop, (that is what they are there for.) if I am not sure what I want. as for tubolars since not many shops carry a good selection I just order from Nashbar.
    Bianchis '87 Sport SX, '90 Proto (2), '91 Boarala 'cross, '93 Project 3, '88 Trofeo, '86 Volpe, '89 Axis, '79 Mixte SOLD, '99 Mega Pro XL Ti, '97 Ti Megatube, , '90 something Vento 603,

    Others but still loved,; '80 RIGI, '80 Batavus Professional, '87 Cornelo, '86 Bertoni (sold), '09 Motobecane SS, '98 Hetchins M.O., '09 K2 Mainframe, '89 Trek 2000, '?? Jane Doe (still on the drawing board), '90ish Haro Escape

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    www.everybicycletire.com

    Had to return a set, they called the next day and arranged a return. Had new tires in under a week. They're running free shipping, do a quantity discount, and normally have sales going on popular tires.
    You've got a bike, so you gotta move.

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