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Intense 909 Tire

4.2/5 (5 Reviews)
MSRP : $39.98

Product Description

The 909 is aToughTyre idealfor loose, soft or intermediateTerrain.The lightweight 1 plyconfiguration is best suited for all mountain use. folding bead 870 grams* (2.35, dual compound, single ply) 971 grams* (2.5, dual compound, single ply) 954 grams* (2.35, dual compound, dual ply) 1057 grams* (2.5, dual compound, dual ply) 1163 grams* (2.35, StickyRubber, dual ply, Pinch Flat Bumper) 1300 grams* (2.5, StickyRubber, dual ply, Pinch Flat Bumper) *weights are approximate

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Reviews 1 - 5 (5 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Kadeater a Downhiller from Utah

Date Reviewed: October 11, 2005

Strengths:    Great traction on loose and hard dirt. It hasn't rained enough to test them in the mud. SUPER SIDEWALLS. 4-PLY SIDEWALL = 10PSI and no pinch flats!

Weaknesses:    None that I have found yet except maybe that they are very heavy but 4-ply sidewalls are going to be. You have to expect that.

Bottom Line:   
If you want the most indestructible tire I am yet to find buy these. Yes they are heavy but super thick sidewalls never get pinch flats. Good Rolling tire and performs terrific in a myriad of conditions.

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Favorite Trail:   Forbidden Pleasures

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $50.00

Purchased At:   Norda's

Similar Products Used:   Maxxis Minion & High Roller, Tioga White Tiger, Other INTENSE'S.

Bike Setup:   Rocky Mountain Switch S3, E13 DRS, Sram, Marz. 66, yada yada yada. Super Sick Bike!

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:1
Submitted by Barret a Downhiller from Marysville WA

Date Reviewed: December 21, 2004

Strengths:    Indestructable casing, excellent dry traction.

Weaknesses:    They wear out really fast, and the side lugs liketo rip off.

Bottom Line:   
These tires were okay for going down really steep rocky terrain, other than that they suck your pedal power even when you ar going downhill. The thing that I disliked the most was that the lugs tear off the sidewall too easily.

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Favorite Trail:   Anywhere in the NW

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Similar Products Used:   Maxxis Minions, Arrow Racing, Other Intense tires.

Bike Setup:   V10 w 888r

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:2
Submitted by RJ J a Downhiller from Whistler

Date Reviewed: July 8, 2004

Strengths:    Aggressive knobs, stiff side walls, comes in 24", incredibly smooth ride

Weaknesses:    Less than 1 month of riding and it's already worn out. When they say soft compound, they mean it.

Bottom Line:   
Best tires i'ved ever used but way to soft for normal person use. Great for racing though. Im already looking for new tires after 1 month of use.

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Favorite Trail:   Garbonza - No Joke, Original Sin

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $100.00

Purchased At:   Evolution

Similar Products Used:   Maxxis

Bike Setup:   Specialized Big Hit, Boxxers, Intense Mag 30's and 909 2.7 front and 909 2.5 rear

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Nate D a Downhiller from NH

Date Reviewed: August 18, 2003

Strengths:    Good traction, thick casing.

Weaknesses:    None

Bottom Line:   
One year, no flats. If that doesn't say something then what does? Match these tires with Sun-Ringle Doublewides and Nokian DH tubes and watch all your friends change flats. Maybe they will get the hint after a while. PS I ride as hard as the next downhiller, so the 909's have been put to the test.

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Favorite Trail:   one that goes DOWNHILL

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $60.00

Purchased At:   Online

Similar Products Used:   You name them.

Bike Setup:   V10, White Brothers 2.0, Hussefelt crank, E Thirteen guide, Modo wheels, Intense 909 FRO's.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Corey a Downhiller from Cascade, CO, USA

Date Reviewed: March 4, 2003

Strengths:    The deep treads, agressive treads

Weaknesses:    none yet

Bottom Line:   
These tires are only for those people who ride hard, and stick to trails where treads matter

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Favorite Trail:   Pourcupine rim

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Bike Setup:   Santa Cruz V-10 with boxxer team, intense 909, floating rear caliper, and MRP cahinguide

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