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mxrider3

artrax tires

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I have never heard anything good about the tires, I would suggest looking into a better, more quality tire.

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i ride in mainly mud, a little sand and loose dirt. im looking for an intermediate compound.

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I'd try em, i met some pretty fast guys a while back that I eventually started to ride with all the time and they got me hooked on those Cheng Shin C755's. Those things are cheap and last forever and if your a weekend warrior without a lot of bank, you cant beat em. Im now holding out for a set of Nuetechs and trials tires.

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I broke down and bought the SX1 front tire a while back. To be honest I am very impressed. This tire hooks up really well and looks like it will last a long time so far as it has almost no wear so far. I think I will try one of their rear tires next.

i met some pretty fast guys a while back that I eventually started to ride with all the time and they got me hooked on those Cheng Shin C755's. Those things are cheap and last forever and if your a weekend warrior without a lot of bank, you cant beat em.

I've been running the Cheng Shin on the rear for years and it is an awsome tire. It's biggest downside is a lack of traction in wet conditions.

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I just bought some of the artrax tires front and rear for my 250f and also klx 110 I haven't put the set on my 250 yet but they look like they will hold up and for the price you can't beat them I did put them on my pit bike and they hook awesome and wear great once I install them on my 250 I will let you know how they last

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I agree with the fact that they arent real good in the slick stuff. I take em down to 7 or 8 psi when it gets nasty. They have a super stiff sidewall and luckily I havent had a pinch flat with them with super hd tubes. I personally just cant see spending $80 on a rear tire to trail ride. If I have a race coming up I'll buy a new tire or if its still got good life in it I'll flip it around to get a good square on the knobs but thats just me. I'd try those tires Artrax though. Mxrider3, there are alot of squids out there running "super sticky 756's" that a decent rider could smoke running a tire thats only got half the tread left. Spend your money on radiator guards , handguards, skids and good gear for yourself, and link up with some good riders to give you some tips and that will take you alot farther and make you a lot faster than an $80 or more rear tire!

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I just bought the TG4 tires They are soft to intermediate terrain. They hook up awesome and last way longer and than any soft tire I have tried. You definately dont need to pay more money for tires when these do the same thing a 80 dollar tire does. Give them a try.

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Personally I like the milleville as a cheaper tire they cant be beat imo. You can always find them for 50-60 for most sizes

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I just seen that dennis kirk has bridgestone 204 or something for $48 that's for a 100/100-18 that's the cheapest I have ever seen bridgestone tires rocky mountain has 10% off tires in your order when you order 2 or more these places prices isn't bad

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I like those Millvilles too but they dont last half as long as a c755 when ridden hard. I ripped some of the knobs off a millville in one ride on a 450. I cant remember if they hooked up any better though.

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I just tried a set of Artrax for hard surface, I can honestly say they worked pretty good in all of the conditions. For $89 a set I had to try them, I put them on a 05' CR250 and they hooked up very well. The biggest problem was mounting the front, I had to put alot of air to seat it (48lbs) but that was the only problem. I will let you guys know on the wear factor in a few weeks.

Thats my 2cents.

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