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Online TallyRex

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Re: How many miles on the Dunlop Sportmax?
Reply #20 on: July 14, 2020, 09:30:21 AM
I bought a $5 patch kit for a PR4  rear with 500 miles on it, 4,000 miles later it has never leaked.

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Re: How many miles on the Dunlop Sportmax?
Reply #21 on: August 07, 2020, 09:22:57 PM
It took me a while to wear out the OEM tires since my RS stays at my 2nd home. Finally changed them out in July to Bridgestone S22s, as the rear was shot. The front was cupping so I replaced it at the same time.
i was never a fan of the OEM tires - ok in hotter weather, but I hated them in cooler weather. No confidence in them at all, especially after losing the front a couple times, close to the point of no return.  :005:

MUCH happier with the S22s.

So 3200 miles before they were kicked to the curb.  :046:

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Re: How many miles on the Dunlop Sportmax?
Reply #22 on: August 10, 2020, 04:52:05 PM
I forgot to take a picture of the tire before it came off, but this in on the rack after it came off.


S22 after mounting

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Re: How many miles on the Dunlop Sportmax?
Reply #23 on: August 10, 2020, 05:14:07 PM
*Originally Posted by Florida Lime [+]
I forgot to take a picture of the tire before it came off, but this in on the rack after it came off.


S22 after mounting

Please tell me your not riding like that on the street.

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Re: How many miles on the Dunlop Sportmax?
Reply #24 on: August 10, 2020, 05:27:33 PM
Yes, with no problems. After 45 years of riding, including 6 years road racing professionally, I'm not worried about running a tire down in dry conditions.  :002:

That tire did look much better than that when I first went to replace the tires.  Turns out, they were out of the tires I wanted, and I had to wait a few days for them to come in. One more 50 mile loop around the county did them in past where I usually like to change them.

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Re: How many miles on the Dunlop Sportmax?
Reply #25 on: August 11, 2020, 10:17:21 AM
damn. you got your money's worth out of that tire :020:

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Re: How many miles on the Dunlop Sportmax?
Reply #26 on: August 25, 2020, 08:36:08 PM
I have 13.000 km on my bike and the thread of the OEM rites is still very good. Goes to show that Iím Captain Slow :) that inner thread marker is still a long way to go...

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Re: How many miles on the Dunlop Sportmax?
Reply #27 on: August 25, 2020, 09:23:46 PM
600 on mine - the stock tyres are so poor that they got renewed at the run in service.  It's now like a different bike.

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Re: How many miles on the Dunlop Sportmax?
Reply #28 on: August 30, 2020, 07:45:14 PM
8200 K on the front and is cupping a lot, feels like it's out of balance  will replace it shortly. This is not saying anything bad about the stock tire the Bridgestones I ran on my Ducati front did the same thing.