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Old 05-24-2012, 11:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Thumbs up Dyna Beads.....Awsome wheel balance

I recently replaced tires on my 06 Sprint and 11 Ninja 250. I bought a product from rockymountainatv.com called Dyna Beads and the bikes run so smooth. I pulled 5 oz of lead weight off the rear of the Ninja, installed 2 oz of the ceramic beads and smooth as silk!!! All the reviews are good and tire life is increased. I'm going to put them in my SAAB 93 to.
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What does it do for fuel mileage?
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You know, I've not read anything bad about those, apart from from people who haven't tried them. I'm a skeptic, but curious!
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How can they improve tire life?
How do they improve fuel economy?
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I used them on my Jeep and it made things worse..couldnt drive over 40mph, had the wheels and tires balanced normally after paying a tire shop to break all four down and remove the beads then all was well again.

Honestly they only work on wheels / tires that are close to in balance anyways. Thier tech support told me that one!
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You know, I've not read anything bad about those, apart from from people who haven't tried them. I'm a skeptic, but curious!
MCN did an extensive review on them awhile back, trying them in both a motorcycle and a car. Their review was not very flattering. They basically said that they showed no improvement whatsoever, and that the tire still required a proper spin balance and that the weight of the beads caused the steering to feel heavy. Their conclusion was to save your money and do a proper spin balance.
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I did my own review and they work for me. Just thought I'd share.
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