Summer tire pressure

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Summer tire pressure
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Posted: Aug 25, 2019 at 18:30 Quote
I’m curious as to what people use for tire pressure in the summer. I rode a fairly rough trail on the weekend on my norco Bigfoot with 4.9 choa yang tires. I was running around 12 psi trying to keep up with my brother on a skinny wheel hardtail. Long story short I felt like I was being bounced all over the place. I dropped pressure and had a much smoother more controlled ride.

Is there a minimum pressure I should stick to to avoid damage to the rim and tube?

Posted: Oct 6, 2019 at 6:48 Quote
I run 8ish with tubes. Your tire should have the min-max psi on the sidewall.

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