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    Senior Member martianone's Avatar
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    Tires for sandy beach ?

    Looking for guidance on optimal tires for riding in a beach community, lots of sand ?
    Thanks in advance,
    Ride long & prosper

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    I would do this: (because I did it, and I am the best and coolest dude here)

    Good Luck!
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    Any ATV tire that you can get to fit.
    Duro was my choice and it works well, the TW just needs another 10 horses to make the bike a hill climbing beast.
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    2001 TW200 sporting a MT43 up front. Duro has gone to a good home. 2015 VStrom XT, 1996 DT 200, Broken 2010 Xingue 400 XY. 2009 WR250r now shared with my son.

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    If you go fast enough the TW will ride on top of the sand -- like a boat planing. And don't let any sand get on your chain and sprockets...............
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