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Old 11-11-07, 05:30 PM
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Ever wondered

How much pressure a KHE premium tire can get to?

220 P.S.I
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Old 11-11-07, 05:32 PM
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All in the name of science, of course!
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Old 11-11-07, 07:15 PM
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That's a whole lot of pressure.
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Makes me feel a lot better when I run my tires a bit over rated max. Thanks.
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Old 11-11-07, 08:50 PM
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My tyres stay at 120 PSI.

They must be able to hold double what they are rated for on the sidewall.
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Old 11-11-07, 09:15 PM
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Too bad those tires are overly expensive and for weight *****es, huh?
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Too bad they shred to pieces and become useless rubber in no time, huh?
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yah i saw the whole sidewall on my friends khe foldy blow out the other day.
a couple of days old.
not much of a waste of money...
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Can anything bad happen running tires a little over their rated PSI (like 5-15) like uneven tread wear or blowouts off a big drop?
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Old 11-12-07, 01:32 PM
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I wouldn't worry about it. I run my Intense tires 30 or 40 over their limit without issue.

edit: Coincidentally, the Intense Microknobbies are the best tires I have ever ridden. So goddamn fast. Ron Wilkerson concurs.
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Old 11-12-07, 02:24 PM
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I used to run my 65 PSI Primo's on 100. They held
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KHE tires are pretty terrible rear tires for the most part. I wouldn't mind a dirt one for the front, though.
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Old 11-12-07, 07:09 PM
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that was cool
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Old 11-12-07, 08:13 PM
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id like to try it with an animal tire.
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Originally Posted by CMcMahon View Post
I wouldn't worry about it. I run my Intense tires 30 or 40 over their limit without issue.

edit: Coincidentally, the Intense Microknobbies are the best tires I have ever ridden. So goddamn fast. Ron Wilkerson concurs.
Way to run with a race tire. I would get them but some of the tracks I race at have some loose turns. They're useless in loose stuff.
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