11110Re: [rootsradicals] Schwalbe Marathon Plus Tires?
- Mar 2, 2010Hi Rich;
They Big apple rolls a lot better then the marathon+, the marathon+ also
suffers badly from sidewall wear and cracking if you're not careful
about keeping the pressure high.
That said if I could buy one in 50-559 I would run them. have a look at
what a co-worker of mine did it his
On Tue, 2010-03-02 at 19:19 +0000, Rich wrote:
> Anyone using these on an Xtracycle or Big Dummmy? I am thinking of
> getting a pair as I live in goathead country and having a rear flat on
> the BD out on the road looks like it would be a PITA compared to
> repairing a flat on a more normal bike with better rear wheel access.
> They are reputedly about the most puncture resistant bike tires
> Any comparisons of rolling resistance versus Big Apples? I know they
> are considerably heavier.
> Rich Wood
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