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Posted in thread: Need help with tyres. on 12-11-2012 at 04:46 AM
Hi Newleaf,I have ridden the Swalbes on wet pavement with no problem. But, I'm not an
aggressive rider on corners or when braking in the rain. In fact I'm sure I could ride on bald
or tread-less tires...
Posted in thread: Need help with tyres. on 12-09-2012 at 04:48 AM
While I didn't quite make the 1,000 mile mark that I wanted to on my Schwalbe Marathon Plus
tires before updating my experience with them, I did manage to put 978 miles on them. Right now
work and wea...
Posted in thread: Need help with tyres. on 08-07-2012 at 03:13 PM
At the rate I ride, I should have a thousand miles on the tires by the end of October. If I can
remember, I'll post another review on them at that time. If they last that long. :)
Posted in thread: Need help with tyres. on 08-06-2012 at 06:54 PM
davereo - Guess I could have worded that differently. I purposely reflected the 12 mile ride so
folks wouldn't assume I have ridden on them for years. Since no one had responded to
Posted in thread: Need help with tyres. on 08-05-2012 at 09:44 PM
After reading different reviews for tires I opted for the Schwalbe Marathon Plus tires, and I
just took my first ride (12 miles) on them today. As a result I am a happy camper. The two big
"Cons" I re...
Posted in thread: Everyone introduce here! on 07-20-2012 at 02:53 PM
Thanks for the welcomes. Now if the heat will go away I can get to some serious riding. The
weather man just told us we will have another week of 104-107 degree days, so it might be
awhile before any ...
Posted in thread: Everyone introduce here! on 07-19-2012 at 03:53 PM
Hello to the group.This is my first bike since the early 60's, and although I was happy to see
that I could still ride a bike, I quickly learned that I couldn't ride far, and it hurt in