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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-11-2016, 01:39 PM Thread Starter
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Heavy Duty Tubes

Are 4mil heavy duty tubes a good idea or are they bad on roads at high speed etc. Some forums suggest they run hot on highways?
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-14-2016, 04:45 PM
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The thick tube wall does generate heat at speed.

You shouldn't need to air down low enough to risk a pinch flat anyway - a bike this heavy I would go probably no lower than 15psi if I were riding in rough rocky terrain.

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