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Old 05-20-2008, 09:49 PM   #1
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Tires which brand do you prefer

im in need of my first set of tires i dont know which brand to go with i have the stock dunlop tires that came on the bike i wasnt impressed with them nor unimpressed.
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Old 05-20-2008, 09:50 PM   #2
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Old 05-20-2008, 09:50 PM   #3
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I used to run Metzler but my last set wore out really fast. Ive got 2CT now and like this tire a lot.
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Old 05-20-2008, 09:51 PM   #4
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Old 05-20-2008, 09:53 PM   #5
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Old 05-20-2008, 09:57 PM   #6
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Sorry I know they arent the best and don't know how long they will be around but I like BATTLAX
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Old 05-20-2008, 10:03 PM   #7
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Sorry I know they arent the best and don't know how long they will be around but I like BATTLAX
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Who said they were not the best? Thats BS the BT014 will do anything the others will do + some
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Old 05-20-2008, 10:04 PM   #8
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BTW thoses look like the BT021's
Those are really great tires for a sport touring tire
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Old 05-20-2008, 10:05 PM   #9
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i dont plan on track time for a while.
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i dont plan on track time for a while.
I'm talking about street tires...for street riding
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Old 05-20-2008, 10:07 PM   #12
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BT014 I'm Actually getting a new rear tommorow, The front was about 2 months back, all I have ever bought. They are like a sweet pair of Jordans

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Old 05-20-2008, 10:16 PM   #13
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I'm talking about street tires...for street riding
thats what i was trying to say i was only interested in great street tires.
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Old 05-20-2008, 10:17 PM   #14
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BT014 I'm Actually getting a new rear tommorow, The front was about 2 months back, all I have ever bought. They are like a sweet pair of Jordans
what are these?
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Old 05-20-2008, 10:21 PM   #16
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BATTLAX , I think they make a 200
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for that R6, I'd suggest sticking to the stock 180/55
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Old 05-20-2008, 10:43 PM   #18
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Old 05-20-2008, 10:44 PM   #19
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ya i really wasnt thinking about going wider.
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pilot powers r my fav for the price. the ct2 r even better for a little more$$$ there sticky on the side, but hard in the middle for going straight so they dont where super fast
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