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Old 12-28-2009, 04:35 PM   #126
Zortose
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Location: Just North of Detroit
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I'm running Shinko 700's on mine. I like them a lot.
Not knobs but aggressive enough for most of the conditions I see.
They seem to be wearing pretty well. I've got just under 2.5k on mine and they barely look worn.
Probably 40% of those miles are dirt and gravel. They do buzz a little on pavement but nothing horrible.
The dirt roads I encountered yesterday were anything from snow covered and icy to rutted and slush/muddy. Felt fine.

Here are the tires as of yesterday, post ride.
Pasted my review from another thread by request.
I like these Shinko's so far. I'll know more in the spring when I do some 2-up trips with the wife. So far, so good.
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