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Old 01-24-2013, 09:17 AM   #27064
zippy
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Originally Posted by ducnut View Post
When one is as fast as you and causes excessive heat buildup in the tire, the tire starts to melt to the rim.

I only wish that was the reason . Twas a 27 mile ride, tire started feeling squishy at about 21 miles in. I pumped it up it felt good but went flat again shortly after. I averaged about 17 mph for the ride.
bought the michelins from a friend who was closing his shop and selling at bargain prices. I am now looking for something in the 25 - 28mm range. Cannot find the conti top contacts I love in 28 anywhere.


you must have me confused with Aurelius, he is the fast guy from florida.
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