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Old 01-25-05, 05:51 PM   #1
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Tire size

I was just wondering if i could but a 2.1 size tire on a giant boulder se or if you don't no how to find out. Also a few tire suggestions for XC riding/beginer racing. Thanks alot
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Old 01-25-05, 06:07 PM   #2
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2.1 is probably fine, I am yet to see a MTB that cannot support a tire size of 2.1. Some of the maxxis stuff is nice, and wtb
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Has anyone used the PANARACER TRAILBLASTER TIRE or no anything about. its in my price range is lite and has a good tread. Thanks
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http://www.mtbr.com/reviews/Tire/product_78358.shtml
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2.1 is a good size. I recommend the Panaracer FireXc pro. Get the version with the red/blue sidewalls. Better quality and more tread per inch?.
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