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Talking 190/50 vs 190/55 tire brand

Whats the best size to use for twisties and whats the best brand for touring?

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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old Dec 11th, 2017, 11:47 am
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What is the size of your original tire? I assume it is a 190/55/17 if it is a K1300s.

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190/50 and I have a K12

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For my sport bike, I used Michelin Pilot Power CT. On the touring bike, it's Pilot Road 4's.

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Are the Pilots Road 4's sticky?

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Yep. They just last a little longer than Pilot Powers.

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