awsome minion deals

Discussion in 'Downhill & Freeride' started by rowlands, Jan 20, 2008.

  1. rowlands

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  2. DirtEveryDay

    DirtEveryDay Turbo Monkey

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    What's the orange stripe mean again? Isn't it for the harder comounds..or just asthetics?
    Pardon my ignorance, but I'm a Michelin rider. But needing something cheap for hardpack!
     
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    Orange stripe = 60D rubber
     
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    Orange stripe also means it's old stock. They stopped putting the orange stripe on 60d tires a couple of years ago.
     
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  6. rowlands

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    that dosent make them bad
     
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    can the rubber dry out or something? just curious
     
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    Dogboy Turbo Monkey

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    I didn't say it made them bad, just pointing it out.
     
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    After time rubber does dry out making it hard and brittle.
     
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    moreso with softer compounds from what I've seen



    I'm hittin it

    twice
     
  11. dante

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    60a = Minion R = teh suck. case closed.
     
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    kidwoo Celebrating No-Pants Day

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    Good thing neither of the links in this thread are dealing with that tire.
     
  13. Nick

    Nick My name is Nick

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    umm, re: the DHF, from the link ...

    Option Note: This part has the following Option Note attached to it:
    {COMPOUND | SUPER TACKY 42A}