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Old 05-22-2013, 11:31 PM   #61
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for you guys that run Duratracs, what psi do you air down to for offroading? I drop my Nittos down to 10 psi. given the few comments about the sidewalls, was just curious.
I was running them at 12psi on my 15x8 wheels. The last time I tried 10psi and blew a bead about half way through the day. Maybe I'll try 11 next time.

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Old 05-22-2013, 11:39 PM   #62
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I'm very happy with my BFG KM2's, I wheel with guys with MTR's that love them until we hit the snow, then I'm yanking them out!

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Old 05-23-2013, 12:05 AM   #63
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I've sliced a duratrac sidewall at 12 and blew a bead at 10. That can happen to any tire though. I popped a bead momentarily on my MTRs as well at 8.
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Old 05-23-2013, 05:26 AM   #64
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I air mine down to 15psi offroad, also sliced the sidewall at the same psi, as I described before.
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Old 05-23-2013, 05:40 AM   #65
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Old 05-23-2013, 06:02 AM   #66
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It may just show the lack of "serious wheeling" available in this area, but I run 26-28psi all the time...and have never gotten stuck with my Duratracs being the issue. (did get high centered when I crested a hill onto an earth mover tire) really need the TT
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Old 05-23-2013, 12:40 PM   #67
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The knock on the Duratracs is the 2 ply sidewalls. If you do a lot of rocks, that may be a concern.


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Old 05-23-2013, 03:59 PM   #68
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The knock on the Duratracs is the 2 ply sidewalls. If you do a lot of rocks, that may be a concern.


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Old 05-23-2013, 04:12 PM   #69
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Ron, you call that a sidewall cut? PSH!

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Old 05-23-2013, 04:16 PM   #70
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Ron, you call that a sidewall cut? PSH!

You've been breaking a lot of stuff lately haven't you? That's a good one!
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I know? That was from last fall, I don't plan on doing this again any time soon... fingers crossed... Anyways, even though yours is smaller, same end effect right? I guess you could probably patch yours and run with a tube, maybe...
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Old 05-23-2013, 04:30 PM   #72
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I know? That was from last fall, I don't plan on doing this again any time soon... fingers crossed... Anyways, even though yours is smaller, same end effect right? I guess you could probably patch yours and run with a tube, maybe...
I stupidly replaced it with another Duratrac. What I should have done is replace it with a junk yard or craigslist spare since my next set will be a different size and model tire.
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Old 05-23-2013, 04:47 PM   #73
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I had those MTRs I picked up for 75 so I was set. I will be choosing something else in 35s next too. Can't decide. Thinking KM2.

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