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Old 01-04-2013, 04:55 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by C Squared View Post
Any good modern tire will be fine. The suspension etc. on an older bike will hurt you a bit.
But, I have ridden fast on clapped out old bikes in the rain.

Just thinking ... Most of it is comfort level/experience?

No big deal, but you have way more grip in the wet than you think you do.
+1 decades of off road MC, ATV, snowmobile, etc.

That aside, SIPING is the key, so the latest Michelin Pilot Road 3 is the winner of the modern tread patterns I've seen
Too much is just barely enough.....
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