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WTB WeirWolf Grip

3/5 (6 Reviews)
MSRP : $5.49

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Product Description

The WeirWolf grip features an identical design asThe popular and aggressive WeirWolftireTread,These grips are perfect for fast-paced, all-mountainriding.These dual compound grips come inThree colors andThe ends areclosed for added durability. Specifications

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Reviews 1 - 6 (6 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:3
Submitted by ATXZJ

Date Reviewed: December 1, 2012

Strengths:    Look nice, fit well and are fairly comfortable with gloves.

Weaknesses:    Transfers shock and can cause fatigue over longer rides.

Bottom Line:   
Upon initial touch these feel comfortable and seem like they'd work well. They however are not as cushioned as they appear and can get a little rough without gloves. With gloves they are about the same as my OEM lizard skins. Probably wouldn't buy again but for $8.00. I'm not going to complain too much.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by spskark7 a Downhiller from greece athens

Date Reviewed: November 18, 2009

Strengths:    strong , nice looking , cheap , Easy on the hands ,Multiple hand positions

Weaknesses:    none yet

Bottom Line:   
if you like a cheap grips than can do from xc to downhilling
then dont thing twice buy the wtb weirwolf!

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Favorite Trail:   imitos 5

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $8.00

Purchased At:   chain reaction cycle

Similar Products Used:   lot's of similar productes but this 1 is he best for the price

Bike Setup:   giant brass 2 with LOTS of upgreads

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:2
Submitted by Joel. a Cross Country Rider from Australia

Date Reviewed: October 14, 2009

Strengths:    Look good. Feel Good when not riding.

Weaknesses:    Feel terrible when riding, Slippery with gloves on or off, Hard to hang on hands were aching after one hour.

Bottom Line:   
I wouldn't buy these grips. They may look good and feel good but they are not when you are riding. Stay away.

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Purchased At:   Came on the bike

Similar Products Used:   Ourys lots of others

Bike Setup:   Cannondale Prophet

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:2
Submitted by MrOneEyedBoh a Weekend Warrior from baltimore,md

Date Reviewed: January 29, 2007

Strengths:    Seems to none that i seen.

Weaknesses:    Seems as if they build callous' fast and wear fast towards the end of their life. When you get them they dont wear much, but once that cherry is broken then go downhill. They also arent that soft.

Bottom Line:   
I wouldnt buy these, if they can stock use them until they are spent. Other then that, negative on these grips.

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Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $13.00

Purchased At:   LBS

Similar Products Used:   None

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Max a Downhiller from Vashon, Wa, USA

Date Reviewed: June 29, 2006

Strengths:    great grip without gloves on. the end plugs survived all my crashes. haven't come loose yet.

Weaknesses:    a few months a ago I bought some gloves and the grips are widening the holes in the palms of my gloves if it wasn't for this I would keep using these grips.

Bottom Line:   
if you don't use gloves i'd buy um. the grip is great in all conditions, though people with soft hands might not likem (you build up calluloses quick).

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Favorite Trail:   K2 trails

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Purchased At:   ???

Similar Products Used:   raceface good'n'evil grips

Bike Setup:   '06 Jamis komodo FX 1, stock

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Steven a Downhiller from orange county

Date Reviewed: April 11, 2006

Strengths:    good grip, dosent slide much on the bars, and is relativly comfortable, lasted about a year of hard riding,

Weaknesses:    good grip with gloves in all conditions, but when your hands are wet and your not wearing gloves you get some slippage b/w your hands and the grips

Bottom Line:   
get these if you cycle in dry weather, or wear gloves, and they wont let you down

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Favorite Trail:   direct dial, chutes, stairsteps

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $14.00

Purchased At:   supergo

Similar Products Used:   odi's

Bike Setup:   custom fr bike

Reviews 1 - 6 (6 Reviews Total)

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WTB TCS Weirwolf wont mount on Bonty TLR rim

Darn bead is just too tight. Can't get the second side mounted more than 3/4. Busticated 2 tire levers. I have tried soapy water, Vaseline, leaving it out in the sun.....nothing works. Every time I try and push up the last 1/4, it pops off somewhere else. And to make matters worse I can't ev ... Read More »

Tire help for Auburn, Salmon Falls, Folsom! Wolverine vs WeirWolf?

My Wolverine 2.2 TCS (tubeless) tires are getting pretty tired and I'm debating with what to get next. I frequent Auburn, Folsom, & Salmon Falls the most. I ride a Blur TRc, more on the aggressive side (DH background). My Wolverine's have served me well but my LBS recommended I try WeirWolfs. I' ... Read More »

Upcoming Triathlon: Weirwolf 2.55 or Ardent 2.25?

Some friends and I are doing an offroad triathlon ([url=http://www.himalayanrush.com]Himalayan Rush | Triathlon in the Himalayas[/url]) soon. I think I'm going to be riding my Air 9 which currently has my all time favorite tire, the weirwolf 2.55s, on it already. Someone who's ridden the cours ... Read More »

steve peat modded weirwolf with cedric xc rear. wheww fun!!!!

Took a weirwolf tire and cut out every other transition knob. Alot of people sketch on the weirwolves squirmyness especially when transitioning into the side knobs. So i did an experiment by gettin rid of some of the sqirmy knobs so the tire would get rite in to side knobs. now the tire begs you t ... Read More »

minion dhf 2.35 60a with weirwolf comp 2.3. which up front?

Currently running this combo with the minion 60a up front and weirwolf comp in back. I originally thought that the weirwolf should be the rear due to fast rolling, some release in corners, and good braking. Then the minion upfront due to its rep for tracking thru corners. But im not sure i like it. ... Read More »

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