Cutting Tire Knobs

4 replies to this topic
  • mmxr650r

Posted December 17, 2003 - 09:20 PM


Anyone know where to get a tool to cut worn tire knobs?

  • qadsan

Posted December 17, 2003 - 09:27 PM


Here's the cheapest place I've found so far...


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  • mmxr650r

Posted December 17, 2003 - 10:16 PM


Excellent, qadsan! Huge THANKS!

  • x400r

Posted December 18, 2003 - 08:00 AM


how about a hack saw?

  • motometal

Posted December 21, 2003 - 11:50 AM


You can use a small angle grinder with a coarse wheel for sharpening up the edges of the knobs. Since by this time they are usually a bit shorter, it doesn't hurt anything to make them a bit smaller. It works well, but be prepared to breathe a bit of smoke and rubber dust.

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