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Old 04-01-2013, 01:19 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by chasbmw View Post
Unless my memory is totally shot, it's a Goodyear DT.

I'm guessing that as you fitted the tyre, you're more than likely correct. I never ran Contis on my airheads, they never looked like they had enough tread. Metzeler Block C on the front was popular for dirt, with a long wearing and good handling Avon Roadrunner on the rear. Good handling that is until they squared off on a trip across the Nully.

Doing a quick trip from Perth, across to the Eastern states and back, a Japanese Dunlop was usually used. $19.90 supplied and fitted (c1979); these were well and truly stuffed at the end of it all.
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