i ride a track frame and for a long time i refused to go above 23c for tire width. the sight of anything larger on a track/road frame made me sick. cyclocross setups were the bane of my existence. however, i gave up the MTB at the end of last winter season and have been riding in new and rougher cities and need to get a 28c tire. it's the widest my frame will allow and i want to hear what all you gnarly, seasoned riders have to say about it.
i've had my eye on the specialized armadillo tires. i know they're heavy, but i hear strong. plus they have that nice redwall. i hear they're bad on the rear, for skid and skip stops though. that's my one concern. lets hear what your choice city-fixed tire is.
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