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XLC Thorn Resistant Tube

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MSRP : $9.98

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Thorn resistant schraderTube for 26 x 2.1 - 2.4Tires.570g

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Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:4
Submitted by mk.utlra

Date Reviewed: September 13, 2012

Strengths:    Extremely durable

Weaknesses:    EXTREMELY HEAVY

Bottom Line:   
I wish I would have compared these to other tube options before I ordered. I just bought them because they were cheap as hell, did not notice that they weigh over a pound each. They really put weight on the wheels, where weight matters the most.

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Problems with Thorn-Resistant QTubes

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Catastrophic failures of thorn resistant QTubes

Pardon the double-post here: I posted in the General forum first, not realizing that the tube geeks probably hang out in the Wheels and Tires forum instead, but all the answers I got there relate to trying different tube solutions--and right now I am specifically trying to address the Kenda QTube fa ... Read More »

Thorn Resistant QTubes breaking

With nine of us all mountain biking and racing (yes, I have a wife and seven mountain-biking children), I am tired of changing blackberry-thorn- and goathead-induced flats on my regular Kenda QTubes and thought back to the time a few years back when I put in a super-thick tube that lasted about thre ... Read More »

how thorn resistant are your tires?

I'm curious to hear about other's experience with tires. mtb and commuting tires. I recently I sold my bike which had Specialized Hemisphere tires. I used regular tubes and didn't use any sef-sealing stuff at all. In more than a year, commuting and mountain riding ocasionally, I never got a fl ... Read More »

bontrager thorn resistant tube vs regular tube

Hi, I am looking at keeping some spare tubes for trek mtb cycle - 26 * 2.1 xr tyre. I was wondering if the thorn resistant tubes really make a difference. From what I read online, they are heavier and may not make much a difference, and not to mention twice the cost. I ride mostly in city an ... Read More »

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