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    different size tires

    Can someone explain the advantages of riding a wider tire in the front, and more narrow in the back?

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    Quote Originally Posted by tilumisteel View Post
    Can someone explain the advantages of riding a wider tire in the front, and more narrow in the back?
    Better chance of missing the dog poo the second time.

    Wide front - better cornering and control
    Narrower rear - supposedly better acceleration

    I run a narrower rear b/c that's all that my frame will fit.

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    thanks...do you run the same tread pattern?

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    Sometimes...sometimes not. Depends on the conditions of the trail.

    Right now, I'm running:
    1. Nevegal's 2.35 R / 2.5 F
    2. Knarly 2.1 R / Excavator 2.35 F
    3. Klaw 2.1 R / Excavator 2.35 F

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