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Syncros Point N Chute Tire

4.67/5 (3 Reviews)
Weight : 865 grams


Product Description

  • Fast rolling
  • Rubber compounds
  • Low rolling resistance rubber
  • Bi-directional enduro style tread pattern


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Reviews 1 - 3 (3 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by joebert a Downhiller from PH

Date Reviewed: July 31, 2010

Strengths:    really grippy on dry surface
average on moist condition
corner very well
durable
no flats


Weaknesses:    not for muddy condition, its mud bestfriend they stick and never let go.

Bottom Line:   
i run both 2.35 F&R, very fun to ride tire coz it boost your confidence to ride faster on trails.

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Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $35.00

Similar Products Used:   maxxis minions & high rollers

Bike Setup:   HT trail bike, 120mm travel fork.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by David a Weekend Warrior from Sunnyvale, Ca.

Date Reviewed: March 24, 2007

Strengths:    _Good traction, preditable at high speed
_puncture resistance.
_Solid grip in corners
_Low rolling resistance


Weaknesses:    Wet, muddy condition.

Bottom Line:   
Run them in front. I run 2.35 in front and Ritchey Elavader in rear. This is one of my favorite front tire for dry season riding. It coners and grips very well.

On downhill, just pick your line and the tire will hold and stays on the line.
Climbing is great with these tire, it grips very well. I have ridden this tire in Saratoga Gap and Fremont Older. Both trails have great fast downhill and medium long climbs. It holds up in all condition except for wet and muddy conditions.
Most importantly, this tire increasing your confidence. As a mountain biker, what's more fun than riding you favorite trail on your bike and have the confidence to do it.

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Favorite Trail:   Saratoga Gap

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $45.00

Similar Products Used:   Conti Vertical Pro Protection, Conti Gravity Pro. Panaracer Fire XC Pro.

Bike Setup:   Intense Tarcer w/Full XTR, Sram 9.0 SL and Hugi 240 wheelset. 2.35 Syncros in Front and 2.1 Ritchey Elavader in Rear.

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Rene Budzisch a Cross Country Rider from Charlotte, NC, USA

Date Reviewed: January 4, 2007

Strengths:    These tires roll great. They are very fast on dry hardpacked and are also great at absorbing shocks. I run a 2.1 on the front and a 2.0 on the back.

Weaknesses:    Any time you leave dry hardpacked. These are completely unuseable in any moisture or soft stuff.

Bottom Line:   
Great dry tire, but I am not sure that that is a hard thing to do?

I am going to try the 2.35s on my other bike if I have the $ to do it.

Highly recomended if you live somewhere that it does not rain, except the desert, because they do not work well in sand.

Ofcourse if you have two sets of wheels and/or like changing your tire with the weather, go for them. I really like riding the tires in the dry.

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Favorite Trail:   Lake Norman State Park

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Purchased At:   I-RIDE (Huntersville, NC)

Similar Products Used:   IRC, Velociraptors, some tires made by Maxxis but sold under another name, and a bunch more

Bike Setup:   Tomac Revolver, 80mm in the front and back, Marzocchi and fox RP3.

Reviews 1 - 3 (3 Reviews Total)

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