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Old September 17th, 2006, 06:50 PM   #12
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For rain wheels, would it be better to use them a couple of times before the actual race to ensure an even better grip in case of a wet surface on the track?

Jonas
To my best knowledge : yes!

Alas I do not know if the pictured wheels are really made by fila or they are hyper stripe versions. but they did really fine in soaking conditions.


@jim white: awsome site ! great tip.

I still have a test in mind to glue strips of a cycle intube to worn wheels and try that. So you have hard (84A) PU wheel with just 1 mm of soft rubber around it.
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