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Old 06-28-2012, 10:09 AM   #21
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I'm lucky to get 4-5k out of my back tire. But then again the bike i ride mostly is a SV for being a hooligan bike that i can drop and not care.
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Old 06-28-2012, 10:24 AM   #22
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Trying to be economical on a custom chopper? Am i the only one scratching my head?
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Old 06-28-2012, 10:47 AM   #23
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I run metzlers and get good mileage and over all life. Same tires for 5 yrs 4K miles and 2 track days.
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Old 06-28-2012, 05:11 PM   #24
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The ME880's will give better mileage than the Avons, especially if you keep up wth their pressures.
Fwiw, 7k out of a rear Avon is pretty good mileage.
That is exactly what I have been told. I will give you guys a call tomorrow for a price.
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Old 06-28-2012, 05:23 PM   #25
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Time to buy an SS bike man. Didn't you hear those bikes are for only going to the corner store and back
lol...cause they are just so uncomfortable. You know I have been thinking about it, not just yet.

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Ummmm.... you got 5K miles on that rear and have been riding around on a bald tire for the last 2K miles.....
^^^^^ Tweedle Dee where do you get your facts? You are confusing Tweedle Dum down below

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Trying to be economical on a custom chopper? Am i the only one scratching my head?
No you aren't the only one scratching your head apparently...
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