WTB Prowler MX Tire

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    “Keen tire, a bit thin...”

    The Good:

    I was rolling the widest version on some semi-rocky terrain in Durango. They grip nicely in actual dirt, or on slickrock. For me, they didn't so well on gravelly surfaces.

    The Bad:

    Version I had was a bit thin in the skin. Suffered a couple flats from rock punctures and a catctus. To be fair, the cactus flat would have done any tire in.

    Overall Review:

    For dirt = this tire is money. For mixed surfaces, not my favorite.

    Overall Review:

    For dirt = this tire is money. For mixed surfaces, not my favorite.

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    Vital MTB member jerryhazard
    4166 jerryhazard http://p.vitalmtb.com/photos/users/4166/avatar/c50_89476050_1282718254.jpg?1290161963 http://www.vitalmtb.com/community/jerryhazard,4166/all 08/24/10 1 1 145 1 http://www.vitalmtb.com/community/jerryhazard,4166/setup 3 1 73 2 1

    “An excellent grippy tire for XC and trail hardpack”

    The Good:

    Super grippy, fairly puncture resistant, and fairly fast rolling too

    The Bad:

    Not enough volume, seems a bit narrow for size, gets ripped to shreds on rocks

    Overall Review:

    A great dirt tire which excels in hard-pack and loose over, wow you can lean over on this thing at it just keeps biting. But for AM and abve it doesn't have enough volume to absorb hard hits or enough strength to deal with sharp rocks

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    Vital MTB member ZMC888
    6998 ZMC888 http://p.vitalmtb.com/photos/users/6998/avatar/c50_Lew_drop_avatar.jpg?1352425516 http://www.vitalmtb.com/community/ZMC888,6998/all 03/03/11 http://www.vitalmtb.com/community/ZMC888,6998/setup 5 25 59 1


    Riding Type Cross Country, Trail, Freeride, Downhill
    Sizes 2.3 UST, 2.3 Race, 2.1 UST, 2.1 Race
    Tubeless Compatible UST
    Bead UST Aramid (UST)
    Durometer Dual DNA (UST)
    Sidewall UST Casing (UST)

    2.3 UST: 1 lb 14.2 oz (857 g)

    2.1 Race: 1 lb 2.1 oz (513 g)

    2.3 Race: 1 lb 7.6 oz (669 g)

    2.1 UST: 1 lb 8.4 oz (693 g)

    Price $60.00
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