Can't find 17" Rear Offroad tires???


8 replies to this topic
  • doublediesel

Posted March 01, 2007 - 04:48 PM

#1

Like fo a 1987 xr600.. Anyone know?

  • Owyhee

Posted March 01, 2007 - 05:53 PM

#2

Like fo a 1987 xr600.. Anyone know?


Try a 5.30x17 IRC VE-33. I ran one on my XR350 back in the day. Not great, but pretty good. Lasts a long time. Cheap.

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  • cleonard

Posted March 01, 2007 - 06:20 PM

#3

When I had an XR with that 17 inch rim, I also ran the VE-33. I thought that it was the best of the available tires.

  • porterdog

Posted March 02, 2007 - 05:18 AM

#4

Supposedly there is a Metzeler Karoo in that size, and also the very well regarded Conti TKC 80.

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  • gaucho

Posted March 02, 2007 - 06:27 AM

#5

Dunlap d606 was great off road for my xr350.

  • creeky

Posted March 02, 2007 - 07:18 AM

#6

I used to run 17" Cheng Shin C-760s on my XR350s, pretty decent tire.

  • MindBlower

Posted March 02, 2007 - 08:41 AM

#7

My 350 has a Kenda.

  • Alex 400

Posted March 02, 2007 - 11:40 AM

#8

I used IRC tires on my bike that had 17" rims. Bridgestone makes some. I don't think this wide enough though (5.1") 110/100-17

http://www.motorcycl...px?productID=89



Here it is on denniskirk.com
http://www.denniskir...0806&mmyId=1527
possibilities.


alex

  • zodran

Posted March 02, 2007 - 02:29 PM

#9

Here is a link to look at.

http://www.geocities...kdaay/tires.htm





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