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New Rubber For the Hyperstrada

The Hyperstrada has over 5000 miles on it, and the rear tire is done. I wasn’t surprised, maybe a little disappointed though. Motorcycle tires just don’t last long enough for the miles I do. When looking for a replacement I … Continue reading

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Tires: Time for a New Front

I noticed this weekend that my front tire was looking really bad. So bad that I wondered how it got that far gone with out me noticing. Then I noticed it was the left side that was more worn and … Continue reading

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Tire is Still Holding Air

I’ve been checking every morning before I head out and it seems to be holding air OK. I think the little bit it is going down over the week (maybe a couple of PSI) is most likely because of the … Continue reading

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My Favorite Tires

I’ve put over 80,000 miles on my Ducati Monster 620 (er 695?) and there is no way to do that with out going through a few sets of tires. The mechanic I was going to when I first started riding … Continue reading

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Watch Your Rear Tire!

I’m going to come out and say it, too many people let their tires get really bad. Why am I thinking about this? Well I’m going to tell you a little story: I was riding home last week and I … Continue reading

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Oh Crap! My Poor Wheel!

So I hit that pot hole a few weeks ago and made that complaint to Caltrans. When it happened I was worried that I messed up my tire, but when I looked at it when I got home I did … Continue reading

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Whoa! Wtf Was That!

New tires. So I got the bike back and it’s great, but that’s not what this post is about. This post is about New Tires. Mine had about 10k on the rear and 20k on the front and were shot. … Continue reading

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