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post #27 of (permalink) Old 02-10-2012, 06:13 PM
Kiwimadmax
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Originally Posted by Argy 78 View Post
Thanks MMax for the heads up. Which tires would work best for my type of riding, 80% two lane back roads with nice twisties and 20% gravel roads?
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Argy, harder rubber compound tyres would be better, I know here in NZ the gravel can be quite sharp and can cut soft compound tyres (the only reason I would avoid unsealed roads) I have done many years of Adventure riding (in NZ it's just fantastic) If I had room in our bike pen a full rigged Tiger would be good (my Girlfriend would object to me kicking out her Harley)


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