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Intense Intruder Fro Tire

4.75/5 (4 Reviews)
Weight : 1445 grams

Product Description

  • Sticky Rubber Compound
  • 36 TPI Casing
  • Wire, 4 Strand & 4Ply Casing Bead

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Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Shadfly

Date Reviewed: April 19, 2012

Strengths:    Traction, Sidewall strength, Mud shedding ability

Weaknesses:    Weight

Bottom Line:   
I've used this tire for DH lift serve. Great traction on softer surfaces as well as wet roots and rocks. The rubber is soft and really hooks up. I got a seasons worth out of them (20 trips to the mountain) but they are pretty worn now. Highly recommend this tire for DH

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by orekizler a Weekend Warrior from CT

Date Reviewed: March 11, 2011

Strengths:    Very good in wet conditions, superb traction.

Weaknesses:    Weight, rolling resistance. Mud clearance is too good.

Bottom Line:   
I use 2.35 on my All-mountain rig. The traction is better than everything i have ridden. The best tire I used in wet conditions by far. Mud clearance is very effective. You better be ready to wipe your goggles frequently. The huge far apart placed centre knobs also love to throw little stones especially under the downtube. You may wanna apply a clear film if you re the concerned type.

I also tried 2.70 on the front. All the positive sides also apply for this one while even going one step forward with handling. The rolling resistance is very noticeable. On the flats it almost feels like your brake pads are rubbing.
And the weight being a little over 3 lbs. , it seems only suited for Downhill.

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Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $19.00

Similar Products Used:   Maxxis Minion

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Mat a Downhiller from UA

Date Reviewed: November 18, 2007

Strengths:    Amazing grip, durability, strength sidewall

Weaknesses:    Weight, rolling resistence, but who cares?

Bottom Line:   
Excellent FR tire for almost all conditions grass, mud, roots, sand.

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Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $45.00

Similar Products Used:   Nokian NBX, Kenda Nevegal, Bontrager Big Earl

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by John Young a Downhiller from UK

Date Reviewed: December 21, 2006

Strengths:    Grip, side walls, run at low psi, grip and grip!

Weaknesses:    Hard to get on.

Bottom Line:   
This tyre is heavy, with a high rolling resistance, but put it on a steep muddy DH track and point and shoot, I have the 2.35 and the 2.7's. The amount of grip you get from the 2.7's is scary. You can ride in the mud like it is dry. Not that good for flatter courses due to rolling resistance.

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Purchased At:   Stiff

Similar Products Used:   Michelin Mud (Nice)

Bike Setup:   SC VP Free with bits on it.

Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

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Intense Intruder FRO or similar?

Here's a though one: I had Intense Intruder FRO tires on my Banshee, the old ones, weigth around 1,5 kg. Where can I found similar tires? I don't care about the weight (my bike is over 20 kg so don't bother comment the weight issue :thumbsup:), I just want tires wich wont get snake bitted and the ... Read More »

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