Excellent for aggressive downhill riding. Wide, beefy shoulder knobs let you keep control while cornering. The centre knobs have a paddle shape for improved braking.
- Ramped knobs reduces rolling resistance.
- Dual-ply casing with butyl inserts is rock-garden ready.
- 3C Maxx Grip uses 3 soft rubber compounds to boost traction.
The bead holds the tire onto the rim. Beads may be hoops of wire, or made of a flexible material which allows them to be folded compactly. Folding tires are easier to store or pack on trips.
|Tire size||26 X|
Threads per inch. Tires with a higher TPI tend to be more supple and lighter, with less rolling resistance, but are less durable.