Specialized Butcher Control 29er Tire

5/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $50.00

Product Description

The Butcher Control excels in even the gnarliest terrain with fast rolling, ramped center knobs and perfectly sized shoulder knobs for bite in the corners.

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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Racerbill

Date Reviewed: September 7, 2013

Strengths:    Sticks like a dirtbike knobby in turns, rolls pretty well.

Weaknesses:    A little heavy Mine weighed 810 g

Bottom Line:   
Good volume, runs well at lower pressures, really no downside great value for a downhill tire.

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Spesh Butcher control tire real world weight

hey all. i have one of these tires 2.3 29 (of course) and it's a pretty sweet tire. soft compound 50 or lower, quiet and smooth, good grip. mine seems way heavier than advertised though. like over 900g heavy. anyone else have experience with this tire and observed weights?Read More »

Spec. Butcher Control paired with Kenda Slant Six (Aggressive XC setup)

So I jumped on the Kenda fan train back in the day and ran a Nevegal up front and a Slant Six in back (wanted more traction in the rear than the SB8). This type of combo seems to be popular with the Kenda XC fan base. After a recent front end washout with the Nev/S6 combo, I decided to change out th ... Read More »

Weekend Report: Zee/Straightline, Roval crabon, Butcher Control

Took the Chili to Austin this weekend for a little XC mixed with some nice TX free riding, i.e. drops to flat and loose chunky limestone. Zee kicks ass. Upgraded from 9 speed X9 and an e13 LG1 guide. The zee rear d. combined with the Straightline guide is almost completely silent and shifts bett ... Read More »

Butcher Control vs SX casing on heavy AM bike (Rune V2)?

I'm currently running the Control casing up front w/tube on Flow EX rims due to tear at bead that won't seal with sealant with an Ardent UST in the rear with no tube or sealant for that matter that has been holding up great amidst hard, rugged riding. Does anyone know if there is a big enough diffe ... Read More »

Butcher control/Purg control for hardtail

Anyone running butcher control front and purgatory control rear on their all mountain hardtail? Any input appreciated... specifically the butcher control as a front tire on a trail/all mountain hardtail.Read More »

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