Are Maxxis tires puncture resistant?
Most Maxxis Tyres are either 60 TPI or 120 TPI. The higher 120 TPI casing is lighter, thinner and will be able to better conform to the shape of the terrain. However, the 60 TPI casing is more resistant to puncture, abrasions and cuts.
Is Maxxis Detonator tubeless?
Product description Maxxis Detonator 60 TPI 27.5´´ Tubeless Tyre. The Detonator Hybrid uses the same tread pattern as one of our most popular road training tires and adapts it to a size perfect for commuting or road training on your mountain bike.
Is Maxxis Detonator fast?
Strength: fast and puncture resistant. knock on wood, but I’ve yet to flat on these…500 miles +.
What is a commuter TYRE?
Tyre width As mentioned, tyres for commuting are generally wider than standard road tyres but narrower than mountain bike tyres. Most commuter bikes use tyres in the range of 28c to 42c that provide goods levels of comfort, grip, durability and speed.
What is EXO protection Maxxis?
Here is what Maxxis has to say about the EXO protection technology: “An extremely cut-resistant and abrasion-resistant material added to the sidewalls of select mountain tires. This densely woven fabric is also lightweight and highly flexible, ensuring that the performance of the tire remains unaffected.
Are Maxxis tires any good?
Maxxis scored an average of 95.4% over a total of 14 disciplines, surpassing the score of comparative tyres from the likes of global giants Pirelli and Bridgestone. Not only does it come with a pleasing price tag, but results from Auto Express’ all-season tyre test just go to show how good it is.
Are tubeless tires good for commuting?
Most commuters ride decently paved roads, and they would not not feel the difference between a regular tire setup with inner tires and a tubeless setup. If your commute has long segments of rough gravel or cobblestone, going tubeless is a good option to consider.
Can I put commuter tires on a mountain bike?
If you are commuting on a mountain bike, a great option is to purchase a set of ‘slick’ tires to replace the typical mountain bike tires that feature a highly pronounced tread pattern and carry additional weight. These are often sold as either urban or touring tires.
What is EXO puncture protection?
“EXO is an extremely cut-resistant and abrasion-resistant material added to the sidewalls. This densely woven fabric is also lightweight and highly flexible, ensuring that the performance of the tire remains unaffected.
Is EXO protection good?
The EXO casing is best used in riding applications where the rider is looking for good puncture protection, such as with sharp rocks or roots, but doesn’t want to have the additional weight of a dual-ply tire. Overall, the EXO casing is an excellent choice when looking for protection in gnarly terrain.
How long do Maxxis tires last?
For most users, you can expect around 3,000 to 7,000 miles. If you ride weekly they should last around 2 years. The following factors determine the lifespan of the tire: Quality of the tires.
Are Maxxis tires made in the USA?
Are Maxxis tires made in USA? The vast majority of the Maxxis M8008 ST Trailer tires sold in the USA are manufactured at our company owned factory in Thailand.”