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Discussion in 'Technical and Troubleshooting Torque' at netrider.net.au started by pesqueezo, Sep 17, 2008.

  1. Well I have got my first flat tyre....rear...Bummer!!! So after checking the valve and etecting no leaks I have opted for a Bridgestone Battalaxe BT54 ..( the bike came stock with BT45 but they are not available in Australia) and I was just wondering if anybody has the BT54's on their bike?? And if so how do they find them??

    Thanks in advance folks



    (I did search but to no avail - if this topic has already been covered apologies)
     
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  2. Wat bike is it for?
    If its a sports kind of bike, i recommend Michelin Pilot Power. They last quite long and they are sticky
     
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  3. tyre plug is the best brand of tyre in this circumstance.
     
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  4. I've got Battlaxes on the R1100RT (though I can't remember the model number right now). They give me no dramas and seem to wear well, considering the neutron star like mass of the Blue Whale. I don't spare the throttle or the lean angles either.

    I don't know how they compare with other brands though. I've not had any reason to look elsewhere. Which, I suppose, is an endorsement of sorts.
     
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