Specialized Nimbus Armadillo Tires - Clincher

DESCRIPTION

  • This armored version of our classic, fast rolling Nimbus tire has a rounded profile and recessed tread for great traction, designed for speedy commutes and changing conditions city streets - even when they include glass, nails, and other hazards.
  • Casing: 60 TPI
  • Compound: 70a
  • Bead: Wire
  • Flat Protection: Armadillo
  • PSI: 75-100

  • USER REVIEWS

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    [Mar 18, 2008]
    Dr_Gonzo
    Commuter

    OVERALL
    RATING
    5
    VALUE
    RATING
    5
    Strength:

    Virtually flat free. I get about 5K miles out of each one. Can over-inflate to 110psi.

    Weakness:

    Heavy-ish. Would be noticeably slower if I only inflated them to the spec 90psi. Pricey.

    Great commuter/touring tire. The only flats I've ever had were running over 4" nails (twice) in 1/4 mile (box of nails fell off a truck or something). I've been using these tires for 4+ years, commuting 30 miles/day and on weekend recreational rides. No other flats than noted above. Runs over glass, star thistle, cactus spines without a problem.

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