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Michelin "Speedium" Tires

Old 06-01-07, 05:22 PM
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Michelin "Speedium" Tires

Anyone have them? Likes? Dislikes? Performance has them on closeout for $11.99 each.
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I just bought them too, it was unbelievably hard to get the tires onto a Mavic Ksyrium rim and also Open Pro rim. I have posted some pics in a separate thread in bicycle mechanics subforum (Search by my name).

However the next time I took them apart (yes I had flats, but as it turned out, had nothing to do with the tire), it was easy to get them off and on.

Before this I had Vittoria Rubino Tech tires on both wheels and I did not have a single flat in 1500 miles until the rear tire wore out. If I buy tires again in near future, they won't be Michelin speediums. They'd either by my good old Rubino techs or Michelin Pro Race 2's.

Hope that helps.
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I was about to buy them on closeout as well, but I noticed that they are actually less expensive on probikekit.com (free shipping to US). They also had more color choices.
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