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Old 03-08-2009, 07:44 PM   #16
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Location: N.E. Ohio
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Originally Posted by SOLO LOBO
I'd say that I don't care about tire life as spending $250 a year on tires that do everything very well but wear fast is no issue to me...

That being, said I rode Gripsters for a few years, they wore like iron, did well on the road and fine in rain and seemed to be pretty good off-road.... once I tried TKC's I realized how much easier it is to ride gravel and loose dirt with knobbies... and in my opinion the TKC's give up nothing to the gripsters on the road and on wet pavement... and no, there aren't any chickens trips left on my TKC's....
I'm planning a return trip to Alaska in June on my PD and will take a set of TKCs along to change over for a ride up to Inuvuk which is 500 miles of gravel. What tire presures do you run on gravel? Thanks
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