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Michelin Protek 20 Inch Tire
Michelin Protek 20 Inch Tire
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Michelin Protek 20 Inch Tire
Michelin Protek 20 Inch Tire

Michelin Protek 20 Inch Tire

Mfg PartNum:014873
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Michelin's Protek Urban Tire delivers a quick rolling tire that still grips in the wet. It's designed with a rubber compound based off the one found in their PRO4 Grip road-cycling tire for optimum traction in all conditions, and the aramid puncture protection layer prevents foreign objects from causing untimely flats. Features a reflective sidewall for enhanced visibility. 20" x 1.5" dimensions. Built with a non-folding steel bead. Claimed weight of 560g.

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The product weight specified is an approximate weight based on the manufacturer's specifications (if available) or our measurement of one or two examples. For most products, the weight will typically vary by 5% to 10%.

Weight: 560 grams

Threads Per Inch: 22 

Tire Type: Clincher-WireBead 

Wheel Size: 20" (ISO 406) 

Mfg PartNum: 014873 

Tire Width: 37mm (1.5in) 

RimSize: 406 mm

Width: 37 mm

ISO (ETRTO) Size: 37-406 

Max Pressure: 73 PSI

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Reviewed 6/9/2015
by Flying Fortress
Cycling Enthusiast
Santa Fe, NM
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5 of 5 customers found this review helpful.
Great recumbent tire.

If you ride a recumbent with a 20 inch front (or even rear) tire, you need look no further than this tire. Very tough, grips and handles well. If you're used to a 100lb front tire pressure, I can assure you that you won't notice much dif using the 73psi max pressure this tire is rated for. (Knocking on wood...) so far, only 1 flat from a goathead that just managed to get in from the side, and missed the liner. Only downside of this tire, it is a PIG to get on and off the rim, due to the toughness of the sidewall construction.

But that goes with the territory, and this tire should serve you well. Until I can go Uncle Stans tubeless on my front tire as I will be on my rear 26 wheel, this will have to do.

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