A high-quality touring tire, great as a replacement tire on your MEC Origami Folding Bike or other folding or E-bike styles. The design and materials give you good rolling speed and solid grip on wet surfaces as well as gravel or dirt roads.
- Sidewalls are designed to withstand cracking that can occur when the tires pressure gets low.
- GreenGuard highly elastic 3mm rubber contains 30% recycled latex.
- Super-durable endurance compound prevents punctures and sidewall damage.
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.
Threads per inch. Tires with a higher TPI tend to be more supple and lighter, with less rolling resistance, but are less durable.