460X 18 .........metric size please


8 replies to this topic
  • Huffa 2

Posted July 19, 2007 - 01:34 PM

#1

What would a 460 be in metric, is that like a 120 or something ? How much bigger is the next size, like a 130 I guess, would that be about 3/8 wider or what?

I want to oder these tires http://www.klr650.co...Sport Tires.htm and want to know before I call.

I might add those are supposed to be one of the longest wearing tires out there :thumbsup:

http://www.advrider....ad.php?t=123273

YES, they have 18's, just don't list them on the site.

Is there some sort of conversion chart for tires?

  • yz426em

Posted July 19, 2007 - 01:36 PM

#2

Yes a 4.60 would be like a 120/80 or 120/90, good luck with the tires:ride:

  • Huffa 2

Posted July 19, 2007 - 01:38 PM

#3

WOW, that was the quickest reply I ever got on TT, thanks Buddy! :thumbsup:

  • XR650L_Dave

Posted July 20, 2007 - 08:10 AM

#4

You can get google to do conversions for you-

type in

4.60 inches in mm

and you get an answer!

It'll be cool to see one of those critters in the flesh, if I ever head south, or if you head north again.


Dave

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  • Huffa 2

Posted July 20, 2007 - 10:21 AM

#5

Thanks Dave, I'll give it a try.

Here is a real good shot of the Mefo ............

Expensive, but then if I get double the milage of most, they really are the same cost or cheaper then most.

Thank God I have a 18" rear because the 17's sell out right away, they had no 17's a month ago and none now.

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  • martinfan30

Posted July 20, 2007 - 10:24 AM

#6

how much and where?

  • Huffa 2

Posted July 20, 2007 - 11:24 AM

#7

how much and where?


:lol: :busted: Wake up Martin :bonk:

Links are in my 1st post. Tires come from Germany I believe, HEY, would be a great set fot you I bet ! :thumbsup:

Pages and pages about them in 2nd link.

  • martinfan30

Posted July 20, 2007 - 11:27 AM

#8

ya im not with it today! thinking about my softball tourney i gotta drive 3 hrs. for after work!:crazy: :crazy: :crazy:

  • Huffa 2

Posted July 20, 2007 - 11:33 AM

#9

ya im not with it today! thinking about my softball tourney i gotta drive 3 hrs. for after work!:crazy: :crazy: :crazy:


Quite alright, everybody does it once in a while.

Here are a few more comments + other tires too.

http://www.standoutn...s/klr650/tires/

If these guys with the heavier KLR's are getting this good of mileage, I figure I should get at least 7-8000 off of them, hopefully more. Of cousre a lot depends on the terrian you ride on.

" The MEFO MFE 99 Sport Explorer Tires are made in Germany where they are used by Honda Trans Alp riders "





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