Stans NoTubes Raven 29er Tire

5/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $71.95


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NoTubesThe Raven NoTubes is proudTo introduceThe newTubeless ready Raven. UsingThe same ultra fast rollingTread pattern and dual durometer rubber asThe Crow, but withTaller side knobs and wideTire casing for even betterTraction in all riding conditions. DesignedTo be used at low pressures Can be used withTubes orTubeless with Stan’sTire sealant Low rolling resistance design features dual compound rubber 29”Tire features extra strong folding bead design 120TPI casing has sev


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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by perrygeo a Racer from Santa Barbara, CA

Date Reviewed: September 21, 2009

Strengths:    Fast. Low rolling resistance. Very light. Decent grip and sidewall durability for a low tread tire. Very easy to run tubeless.

Weaknesses:    Braking traction is bad. Must learn to "drift" the rear wheel a bit in corners. Steep, loose climbs require more careful weight distribution. Too sketchy to use as front tire.

Bottom Line:   
Run these tubeless on a Stans rim at lower psi and you'll be amazed at how much grip you get. I've raced 15 or so XC and super D courses with Ravens on the rear and they have held up great. Just don't expect tons of grip. They should be viewed as a no-compromises racing tire where speed is the ultimate goal. To that end, they work beautifully as a rear tire.

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Favorite Trail:   The one I'm riding

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $50.00

Purchased At:   notubes.com

Similar Products Used:   Bontrager Jones, Spec Capt Control, Maxxis Crossmark

Bike Setup:   29er hardtail

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