Video: Track tire wear "101" -
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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-07-2018, 11:35 PM Thread Starter
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Video: Track tire wear "101"

Stumbled on this video, and it covers all your basic tire wear symptoms.
It's a good refresher course if you ride track, whether its DOT's or slicks.
Of course street tires are thinner and dont absorb as much heat as a slick over a full session.
Hence the reason thicker slicks usually run a lower tire pressure when cold, and street tires will usually see less psi increase over a session.
That reminds me, I need to pick up a cheap temp gun tomorrow, I broke my other one being careless.
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Great video!
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Awesome. I learned some things
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-10-2018, 12:44 AM
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Thanks for posting this video. Confirms that I was running my tire pressure too low when I tracked my bike on its street tire. Lesson learned every day!!

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