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Old 04-22-20, 05:36 PM
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Tire pressure in tubeless tires 4.5 in

I was wondering how much pressure to use on soft sand
How much to use in trails with roots and hard ground and going over dirt mounds
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Old 04-22-20, 08:33 PM
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Your weight?

As low as you can ride without a curb hitting through to the rim. Lower is better.

I ride the front at 2psi and rear at 5 on all surfaces. In snow I go lower. You need good fronttire that doesn't self-steer. I weigh 175#
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Good advice from Herrk, you really have to do some trial and error. One thing nice about this is that it won't cost you a penny. Everyone has a different satisfaction on results. But low single digits sounds about right.
BTW, which tires and rims are you using?
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I have trek Farley 8. Weigh 250
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Originally Posted by Stateguy
I was wondering how much pressure to use on soft sand
How much to use in trails with roots and hard ground and going over dirt mounds
I think with sand you just want to go as low as you can.

Trail riding... you will need to experiment. I find if I ride trails with the really low pressures I ride for snow (3-4 psi) Iím bouncing all over the place like a beach ball or pogo stick, I am currently running around around 6-8 to 7-9 (f-r).

I am 175 lbs on 4.0s so your pressures may vary.
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