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Old 05-09-19, 12:23 PM
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Originally Posted by pressed001 View Post
......You don't necessarily need to buy what is already on there. With a little research you may be able to get something that suits you better, if it isn't already perfect.
+1
Sometimes the factory tires are real pigs like the 35mm's that were on my Globe.
I put on 28mm tires of a different brand and the difference was profound. It made the bike fun instead of "transportation".
Brisker acceleration and much less rolling resistance.
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