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Specialized Hillbilly BLCK DMND 2Bliss Ready Mountain Bike Tyre

The Specialized Hillbilly BLCK DMND 2Bliss Ready Mountain Bike Tyre is a perfect option for front tyre use when the course features intermediate to soft terrain. When the soil is changing from hard to soft, the small blocks penetrate the ground surface and better connect you to the trail. Small surface centre knobs also increase the load on the ground and help surface penetration, while the shoulder knob row provides support in fast turns on all surfaces. Specialized’s GRIPTON compound, meanwhile, improves high frequency damping, better attaching the tyre to the ground over small bumps and rough sections alike. This means that the low frequencies of the rolling tyre deflections pass through unfiltered, leaving no energy to be absorbed and keeping your speeds high. The new BLCK DMND casing strikes the balance between suppleness and extreme pinch flat protection. In order to descend all-out, you need as much traction as possibleโ€”the tyre needs to conform and hold on to the ground, but also protect from pinch flats. In order for this to happen, only the treaded part of the tyre needs to conform, grip, and dampen, while the tyre base offers stability and support for steering inputs.Featuresยท Casing: Centre Overlap, Flip Up and Rubber Apexยท Bead: Foldableยท Butyl wrapped bead = 2Bliss Readyยท Compound: GRIPTONยท 27.5 x 2.3″, psi 2550, approximate weight 1150gยท 27.5 x 2.6″, psi 2040, approximate weight 1230gยท 29 x 2.3″, psi 25-50, approximate weight 1230gยท 29 x 2.6″, psi 20-40, approximate weight 1300g