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  1. replacing Avon Gripsters with Mitas MC24 or E-08 on TA650

    Transalp
    now Avon Gripsters are no longer available I am considering replacing the rear with a Mitas MC24 ( I have them on the TA600) or E-08 (cheaper than MC24 & bit more road orientated). I only use the TA650 on the road or gravel but many local roads are poorly surfaced and often quite muddy. There...
  2. Mitas E09s

    Africa Twin
    Are there any (RD03) front fender clearance issues with the E09s?
  3. Tyres for the long hall

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    I'm off on a long tour around Europe next year with the misses me on the xrv750 her on a cb500x. I use the twin off road a bit but the trip around Europe will be road, I'm looking at putting new rubber on and what something that lasts on road and off Is the mitas e07 a good choice for the twin...
  4. Motoz tractionator adventurer for XRV 750 RD07

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    Hi guys, I'm looking to get some more agressive tyres for my XRV 750 RD07 1996, as I will be riding a lot of sand and dirt here in Australia. I have until now run Mitas E07, but would love a bit more grip in the sand. I am looking at a TKC 80 for the front. Interested in the new Motoz...
  5. TA 600 Tyres

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    TA 600 Tyres Road or 50/50? Yes i know it has probably been done to death but cant find an up to date poll. I have always had Tourance on the TA but the rear is getting low and been advised Mitas E07 since there cheaper. Admitedly 99% of my riding is commuting all year around on the road so...
  6. 140 tyre on a Dmmi

    Dominator / FMX
    Does anyone know if a 140/80 17 will fit on the dominator i know it will go on the wheel but not sure if it will fit in the swingarm without rubbing I want to try a Mitas E10 and since the spare domi wheel is almost bald i was thinking of fitting one on there to try it out Mitas E10 Adventure...
  7. Tyres - AT CRF1000L - Any advice?

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, My CRF1000L now has about 3,000 miles done and although far from desperate, I was hoping the Anakee or Tourance tyre would be available by now, err... no. :( I am after a set that are roughly 80% road, 20% off road - ish. I do like the idea of going off road on my bike, but the stock...
  8. NX 650 Wheel rim sizing compatibility - Handling

    Dominator / FMX
    hi folks Current order: Front wheel - Rim (SM Pro) - 19" x 1.85 32 - Gold (100/90-19 57H Michelin Anakee 3 tire fitted) REPLACING stock 21" x 1.85 32 (90/90 - 21 Mitas offroad tire) I have the option of replacing the REAR wheel with stock 17" x 2.5 (130/90-17 Michelin Anakee 3 tire fitted) OR...
  9. For Sale: MITAS E-09 FRONT AND REAR TYRES for sale

    For Sale / Wanted
    For sale: Mitas front and rear tyres. Brand new. Front: 90/90-21 54T TT E-09 Rear: 140/80-17 69T TL/TT E-09 (can be fitted on tube less rim or tube if needed) £100 for the pair. Thanks Steve 07957 one double two five zero seven.
  10. Mitas E-07. Any good on a Vara?

    Varadero
    I'm going to be doing the Spanish HISS twice this year, the May trip to Aragon is not going to be as demanding off road as Catalonia in September, so I am pondering taking the Vara as there will be a lot of road work going out from St Malo. Any thoughts on the Mitas E-07 F&R on the Vara? I have...
  11. For Sale: Mitas E09 90/90-21

    For Sale / Wanted
    Bought for a previous bike and selling as a result. As new and still in wrapping. £30 delivered
  12. For Sale: Possibly of interest

    For Sale / Wanted
    Some may be on the look out for half tidy set of panniers I have these for sale Darr Ali panniers There is no key for the locks but can be locked with a padlock. Think they are approx. 40l capacity and were fine for me on my old XT. Only reason Im selling them is I have givi on the Transalp and...
  13. Seating the bead Mitas E07

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    Hi Just fitted a Mitas E07 on the front of my AT ( my first attempt at tyre changing ) and I'm having a bit of bother getting the bead seated ( not a single pop yet :( ) . I'm tried six or seven times on my compressor using loads of lube and taking it up to 60 psi with the tyre valve core...
  14. Fitting Tubeless tyres

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    Hi Just got a pair of Mitas E07 s for my Africa Twin which I plan to fit myself ( it's my first attempt to fit tyres ). I ordered tubed type but they 've sent me a tubeless rear. Question is will the tubeless be harder for me to fit than the tubed type ? Thanks for any advice :thumbright:
  15. Mitas e09 + Pirelli M21 combi...

    Africa Twin
    Well after over a year of K60 Scout on the bike I decided today to get the Mitas e09 + Pirelli M21 combi fitted. The Scouts have been IMO a really good all round tyre and lasted well, still got about 4 maybe 5mm left in the center but after taking the bike through the woods on a wet track and...
  16. mitas tyres

    XR
    Anybody run a mitas eo9 front and co2 rear?I have a karoo on the front and tkc on the rearat the moment which are great on dry tarmacbut terrible on the trail.In wet mud they turn intoslicks.I have used vee rubber and kings before but seem hardto come by.Ac10 and comp 111 were my favourite...
  17. For Sale: Rear tyre 140/89/17

    For Sale / Wanted
    Jdael for Africa twin transalp etc Mitas E09 12mm in centre :thumbright:
  18. For Sale: Mitas C-02 Stoneking Rear Tyre 120/90-19

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi All. I have a brand new Mitas C-02 Stoneking Rear Tyre 120/90-19 Road Legal rear tyre for sale cost over £60 from Trelleborg, I'm looking for £45 inc P&P
  19. For Sale: some knobblie tyres

    For Sale / Wanted
    i have a pirreli mt43...275/21 front in as new condition... and a Mitas Sport Extreme 644 army 120/90/17 condition is nearly new maybe done 500 miles would sell for a decent offer, or swap them both fur some decent road goin tyres or tkc 80`s.
  20. Widest tyres on Dommie?

    Dominator / FMX
    G'day all, I'm building a bit of a Dommie special (will post pics if I work out how to from an iPhone) . Have a 19 x 2.15" front SM Pro rim and a 17 x 4.00" rear (XR400r motard rim) Question is..... Will a 150/70-17 rear fit? I would like to use big bike sizes 110 front 150 rear.. I have...
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