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Offline TYKE

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Re: time for tires again
Reply #10 on: February 04, 2020, 11:35:53 AM
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Re: time for tires again
Reply #11 on: February 04, 2020, 07:42:36 PM
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Re: time for tires again
Reply #12 on: February 05, 2020, 01:36:23 AM
*Originally Posted by TallyRex [+]
The life of a tire depends on the roads you ride on and the way you ride as well as the compound from which they are made.  Harder tires get more miles, but they give you less traction.  It's a compromise.

I've gotten 5,000 miles out of a tire, but others on the same bike and tire get 8,000.

Can you share what brand and model of this tyre  ? Cheers.

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Re: time for tires again
Reply #13 on: February 12, 2020, 11:20:26 AM
So far, I find the Roadtec01 most enjoyable. Last set lasted 11K km. The front had a few mm but the rear center was only 1mm left.

In Malaysia, most of the roads are bitumen which are good on tires. Feel the nasty surface for tires would be concrete road (which we have sections on the highway here).
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