Fat Bike Tire Comparison:
Schwalbe Jumbo Jim SnakeSkin 2017 vs
VeeRubber Vee 8 2016

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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
  • Schwalbe Jumbo Jim SnakeSkin
  • VeeRubber Vee 8
Performance compared to all other fat bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specs
Brand SchwalbeVeeRubber
Model Jumbo Jim SnakeSkinVee 8
Year 20172016
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Sponsored by
Wolf Tooth Components
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighMed
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Manufacturer Part Number 11600715
TPI 127120
Compound PaceStar
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 100-559102-559
Size Inch 26"26"
Width Inch 4.004.00
Specified Weight 1090 grams1390 grams
Min Air Pressure 5 psi8 psi
Max Air Pressure 30 psi20 psi
Made In IndonesiaThailand
Available Sizes 26 x 4.80
26 x 4.40
26 x 4.00
26 x 4.00
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Schwalbe Jumbo Jim SnakeSkin 2017
VeeRubber  Vee 8 2016
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Schwalbe Jumbo Jim SnakeSkin 2017
VeeRubber  Vee 8 2016
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Schwalbe Jumbo Jim SnakeSkin 2017
VeeRubber  Vee 8 2016

Size and Weight Measurements


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Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 559-65C, Pressure: 16 psi / 1.1 bar)
Model Jumbo Jim SnakeSkinVee 8
Measured Weight 1164 grams1385 grams
Measured Width Casing 97 mm95 mm
Measured Width Tread 99 mm90 mm
Measured Height 84 mm81 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 3.4 mm3.3 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 6.5 mm3.6 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 1.05 mm1.00 mm
Measured Carcass Thickness Center 1.65 mm2.20 mm
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Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Jumbo Jim SnakeSkinVee 8
Inner Tube Schwalbe SV13J (390 gr)Schwalbe SV13J (390 gr)
Rolling Resistance 20 psi 23.2 Watts27.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 16 psi 24.8 Watts29.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 12 psi 29.2 Watts35.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 8 psi 38.6 Watts45.8 Watts
CRR 20 psi / 1.4 Bar 0.006950.00809
CRR 16 psi / 1.1 Bar 0.007430.00875
CRR 12 psi / 0.8 Bar 0.008750.01055
CRR 8 psi / 0.6 Bar 0.011570.01373
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Jumbo Jim SnakeSkinVee 8
Puncture Resistance Tread 7 Points9 Points
Puncture Resistance Side 6 Points7 Points
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Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Jumbo Jim SnakeSkinVee 8
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Verdict Highly RecommendedRecommended
Rating 5 / 54 / 5
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  • Schwalbe Jumbo Jim SnakeSkin
  • VeeRubber Vee 8
Performance compared to all other fat bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)


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