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Old 02-25-15, 10:31 AM
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decent dj/park tires smaller than 2.5?

I'm building a budget park bike and don't have the widest rims in the world (as a matter of fact I'm probably going to destroy them alex ace-17 rear, shining am-1 front)
Regardless I know these rims won't properly take a 2.5 leaving out even the thought of hookworms.
Is there a decent 2.25 or 2.3 dj/park tire I can try?
seems like if you're not running 2.5 most ppl won't talk dj tires.
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Holy Roller comes in 2.2; DTH comes in 2.15 and 2.3.

On the Kenda side, K-Rad comes as a 2.125 and a 2.3; Kiniption comes in a 2.3.

Actually, quite a decent selection in narrower - - if nothing else, I suppose, for all the 26" guys racing cruiser class BMX.
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Old 02-25-15, 03:16 PM
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thanks. dj is still something im reading on and havent really looked into all the goodies and bit available. ive come across a few other tires now just at my own leisure, it just seems like hookworms or tattoos seem to be the tire to have.
its nice to know that i have options for a competent tire at smaller sizes.
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Around here, Hookworm is more of an urban tire. Holy Rollers are pretty popular for dirt.

When I had my DJ (and was running Kendas), I had Small Block Eights on it:

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A lot of locals use the Holy Roller, and that's what I put on my son's 20" BMX. It's quite fast and grips groomed dirt and hardpack very well.
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