Serfas Krest 29r 29er Tire

4.25/5 (4 Reviews)
MSRP : $21.98

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Product Description

  • Tightly Spaced Lug Pattern for Constant Traction
  • Center Lugs are Ramped for Low Rolling Resistance
  • Great for All Conditions
  • Pressure: 65 PSI
  • Size: 29" x 2.1"

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Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by dtimms a Cross Country Rider from Bozeman, MT

Date Reviewed: March 18, 2010

Strengths:    tough tire, good traction on the rear (haven't used them up front) puncture resistant, great price.

Weaknesses:    Heavy, Would like more volume for the front

Bottom Line:   
Great tire for the price. It is heavy but it hasn't left me stranded. I have rode this tire in the mud, sand, rocks, you name it. it has performed well and i will definitely buy this tire again.

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Favorite Trail:   Grassy

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $20.00

Purchased At:   Summit Bike and Ski

Similar Products Used:   Kenda Nevegal, Maxis Ignitor, Kenda Small Block 8, Kenda Kharma, Misc WTB tires

Bike Setup:   Surly Karate Monkey SS rigid

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by BeautifulBike a Cross Country Rider from Colorado USA

Date Reviewed: July 4, 2009

Strengths:    Excels in all conditions. Best bang for your buck 29" tire available. I've ridden this tire everywhere. They've been on 50 mile death marches and the local single track. It is impervious to mud build up, grips on steep choss, corners amazingly and the "Flat Protection System" has worked great for me. I run this tire on a Stan's ZTR rim with Stan's solution and 22-28 PSI.

Weaknesses:    I would love this tire in a kevlar bead to reduce some weight.

Bottom Line:   
Can't beat the tire for the price. Nothing comes close.

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Favorite Trail:   Spruce Meadow

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $30.00

Purchased At:   Bike Shop

Similar Products Used:   Cross Mark, the Captain, Nevegal, Small Block 8, Bontrager Dry Condition ACD I think?

Bike Setup:   Niner Jet, Chris King in all the right places, XT, BB7's, Crank Bros pedals, happy rider.

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by umarth a Weekend Warrior from Eugene, Oregon

Date Reviewed: June 13, 2009

Strengths:    Price. For fifteen bucks each I don't have to have a pair of tires for the road. They have been very solid in Oregon conditions, though I wish they were wider. They grip well, roll well and are a steal of a price.

Weaknesses:    They don't always clear mud as well as my Rampages did and sometimes I think the front washes out if the ground is a little loose- pebbly streams and the like. Didn't notice this problem with the Rampages.

Bottom Line:   
Worth the cash. I'm considering keeping it as the rear tire and running something bigger in the front, but as long as the price is less than Rampages, I'll be buying them, at least for the rear tire. Great bang for the buck.

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Favorite Trail:   Northshore

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $15.00

Purchased At:

Similar Products Used:   Rampages (29er), Velociraptors and Nevegals.

Bike Setup:   Surly KM/SS/BB7s?

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by njoehawkeye a Cross Country Rider from Denver, CO

Date Reviewed: May 26, 2009

Strengths:    Traction, low rolling resistance, puncture resistant, cheap, tread pattern eerilly similar to the Nevegal, which is twice as expensive.

Weaknesses:    heavy, a little skinny.

Bottom Line:   
I really didn't think these tires would shine like they did on the Loose Trails outside Gallup NM. However I was thoroughly impressed with the traction on the loose sand and hardpack we encountered. If you need a cheap do itall 9r tires check them out. They also work pretty well in town at higher pressure. Also, I'm running them a t about 30 psi with tubes and haven't pinch flatted them on some pretty rough trails on the front range.

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Favorite Trail:   Sourdough

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $25.00

Purchased At:   REI

Similar Products Used:   Panaracer rampage, Fire Cross

Bike Setup:   Kona Humu humu nuku nuku apua'a deluxe
wtb speedisc, Softride stem BB7's
Fire Cross on the rear

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