Fat Bike Tire Comparison:
45NRTH Van Helga 2016 vs
Schwalbe Jumbo Jim SnakeSkin 2017

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Contents and Test Summary

  1. Manufacturer Specifications
  2. Size and Weight Measurements
  3. Rolling Resistance Test Results
  4. Puncture Resistance Test Results
  5. Conclusion
  • 45NRTH Van Helga
  • Schwalbe Jumbo Jim SnakeSkin
Performance compared to all other fat bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specs
Brand 45NRTHSchwalbe
Model Van HelgaJumbo Jim SnakeSkin
Year 20162017
Supplied By Bought in store
Sponsored by
Wolf Tooth Components
Bought in store
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighHigh
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Manufacturer Part Number 11600715
TPI 120127
Compound Dual compound rubberPaceStar
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 100-559
Size Inch 26"26"
Width Inch 4.004.00
Specified Weight 0 grams1090 grams
Min Air Pressure psi5 psi
Max Air Pressure 30 psi30 psi
Made In ChinaIndonesia
Available Sizes 26 x 4.00
26 x 4.80
26 x 4.40
26 x 4.00
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45NRTH Van Helga 2016
Schwalbe Jumbo Jim SnakeSkin 2017
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45NRTH Van Helga 2016
Schwalbe Jumbo Jim SnakeSkin 2017
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45NRTH Van Helga 2016
Schwalbe Jumbo Jim SnakeSkin 2017

Size and Weight Measurements


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Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 559-65C, Pressure: 16 psi / 1.1 bar)
Model Van HelgaJumbo Jim SnakeSkin
Measured Weight 1229 grams1164 grams
Measured Width Casing 97 mm97 mm
Measured Width Tread 98 mm99 mm
Measured Height 84 mm84 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 5.8 mm3.4 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 6.5 mm6.5 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.90 mm1.05 mm
Measured Carcass Thickness Center 1.85 mm1.65 mm
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Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Van HelgaJumbo Jim SnakeSkin
Inner Tube Schwalbe SV13J (390 gr)Schwalbe SV13J (390 gr)
Rolling Resistance 20 psi 33.8 Watts23.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 16 psi 36.1 Watts24.8 Watts
Rolling Resistance 12 psi 41.0 Watts29.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 8 psi 51.0 Watts38.6 Watts
CRR 20 psi / 1.4 Bar 0.010130.00695
CRR 16 psi / 1.1 Bar 0.010820.00743
CRR 12 psi / 0.8 Bar 0.012290.00875
CRR 8 psi / 0.6 Bar 0.015290.01157
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Van HelgaJumbo Jim SnakeSkin
Puncture Resistance Tread 6 Points7 Points
Puncture Resistance Side 4 Points6 Points
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Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Van HelgaJumbo Jim SnakeSkin
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Verdict RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 3 / 55 / 5
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  • 45NRTH Van Helga
  • Schwalbe Jumbo Jim SnakeSkin
Performance compared to all other fat bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)


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