Continental Ultra GatorSkin Wire Tire

5049-111
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Continental Ultra GatorSkin Wire Tire

5049-111
  • Available prices $58.00
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Description

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This fast, high-mileage tire has low-rolling resistance and offers exceptional grip in wet or dry conditions.

  • Superfine casing has 180 threads per inch, plus a layer of Duraskin and Kevlar® directly under the tread to prevent flats.

Tech specs

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Weight
  • 290g (23)
  • 310g (25)
  • 360g (28)
Ideal for Road cycling
Tire type Clincher
Wheel position
  • Rear
  • Front
Bead

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.

Wire
Tire size
  • 700 x 23 (23)
  • 700 x 25 (25)
  • 700 x 28 (28)
Recommended PSI

Inflating your tires over the recommended PSI (pounds per square inch) could cause your tube and/or tire to rupture.

  • 120psi (23)
  • 120psi (25)
  • 116psi (28)
ETRTO

ISO/ETRTO universal tire sizing system number for matching the correct tire to the rim.

  • 23-622 (23)
  • 25-622 (25)
  • 28-622 (28)
TPI

Threads per inch. Tires with a higher TPI tend to be more supple and lighter, with less rolling resistance, but are less durable.

180
Made in Germany