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Old 12-29-2007, 02:27 AM   #1
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does anyone run these

does anybody run these

maxxis bighorn or the maxxis Trepador

how do they perform offroad hows the tread wear what about the sidewalls

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Old 12-29-2007, 10:48 AM   #2
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i've heard good about the trepadors...coming from a guy who wheels moab. don't know how moab compares to your wheeling...

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Old 12-29-2007, 11:57 AM   #3
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we have slick rock out here but we also have alot of sharp sidewall cutting rock to

stu is running the maxxis trepedor and so far likes them
http://www.stu-offroad.com/bumper/be...beadlock-1.htm

they look good everything that I've read about the maxxis tires has been good
and the price of the bighorns I can get 4 35" bighorns shipped to my door for $650
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Old 12-29-2007, 01:16 PM   #4
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A lot of the PHX guys have gotten themselves Trepadors after slicing up MT/R's and they seam to like them. No first hand experience though.
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Old 12-29-2007, 10:08 PM   #5
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PHX guys .
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I'm thinking of getting these tires more and more I havent read anything bad about them yet
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Old 12-29-2007, 11:21 PM   #6
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yeha i think JP said they were good, they just ahd a reviw of em i cant remember exactly what they said
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Old 12-29-2007, 11:53 PM   #7
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creepy crawlers were rated super high for rocks...but they are bias only i think...and only available in 35" and bigger if i recall correctly from the last time i looked
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Sorry, PHX = Phoenix. I do that sometimes when I'm lazy.

And yeah - Stu replaced his MT/R's with Trepadors because of all the sidewall slices.
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Jp says great on the rock really good on both mud and snow
and they balance easily, and thdy wear well, but they are RREEAALLLYYYY loud ont eh road, they said if you can take the noise they're great street tires (i think they ment comparitivly to other mud tires)
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Old 12-30-2007, 02:32 PM   #10
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you Arizona guy have alot of the same terrain as we do
and from what Ive read on those tires they seem to hold up well in the rock
(especially the sharp sidewall slicing rock we havealot of)

I like the maxxis creepy crawler but I dont like the price If i could afford the $350 a tire I would just get the bfg krawler
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you Arizona guy have alot of the same terrain as we do
and from what Ive read on those tires they seem to hold up well in the rock
(especially the sharp sidewall slicing rock we havealot of)

I like the maxxis creepy crawler but I dont like the price If i could afford the $350 a tire I would just get the bfg krawler
Since Mickey Thompson is no longer going to be making the super sticky comp compound Claw we are all starting to go to the Creepy and Trep out here. Their Comp Compound is actually stickier than Mickey's.
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Old 12-31-2007, 03:08 PM   #12
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Jack what kinda tire wear are they getting from these.
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Old 12-31-2007, 03:16 PM   #13
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I like the creepy crawler but $350 a tire I cant afford that
but the trepador is $200 for 35's that's average cost of a radial tire
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Jack what kinda tire wear are they getting from these.
We don't run them on the street. But the stickiest ones will not be good at all on the road. The regular Trepadors seems to hold up well on the road and trail though.

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