7 Jul 2010

Got the tires mounted and balanced, and boy are the rear ones big! Even though I went into this knowing what I was getting, seeing the tires in person is enlightening. The weight of this tire and wheel equals the total unsprung weight on one corner of Kimini. Than again, those wheels were very, um, delicate. These wheels are much tougher, cost half as much, and weigh probably twice as much, but I won’t cringe when hitting a pothole