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Old 06-07-10, 01:13 PM
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Originally Posted by sauze View Post
The roads here are notoriously bad, the intense winter freeze/thaw cycle just cracks them all up and while I'm almost always on asphalt one can't guarantee what shape it's in. While some better grip going round a corner at 35 would be nice, chances are I don't need it (on this bike anyway). Any specific brand recommended?
I've been using the same tire for commuting/city road riding/trail riding for 21 years (Cheng Shin Top Gear Road Hog) but they were discontinued around '93 (bought 20 pairs when they were discontinued). Now I am seriously looking into something like WTB All Terrainasaurus; I think that the fit my bill (but they come on 32 and 37, which could be a problem if you are running skinnier rims)
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