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Old 07-24-18, 01:59 PM
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Originally Posted by noglider View Post
I believe this model has no puncture protection, which is a plus for me.
They have a layer of Vectran-based fabric under the tread rubber. Most performance-oriented road tires have something similar. They're usually pretty marginal; the marketing guys like to say that the tires have a puncture-protection strip that adds no weight or rolling resistance, but those super-thin strips usually don't do much to protect against punctures either.
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