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Old 04-19-12, 09:42 AM
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Originally Posted by Andy_K View Post
I used Ultremo R.1's the parts of the past two summers. I only used them when the roads were dry and still got 6 flats in 1900 miles. Only one of those was from a large object. By the time I got to 1900 miles, the flats were coming pretty regularly (i.e. the rubber was a lot thinner on the rear tire by that time).

Conversely, I'm currently using Grand Prix 4 Seasons on my rain commuter. They're at almost exactly 2000 miles right now and I haven't flatted yet (ask me again later today). I highly recommend these.
Hey Andy, are the Contis the same width as the Ultremos were? Just curious.
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