MTB Tire Comparison:
Continental Mountain King II RaceSport 2015 vs
Schwalbe Hans Dampf TrailStar 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
  • Continental Mountain King II RaceSport
  • Schwalbe Hans Dampf TrailStar
Performance compared to all other MTB tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)
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Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand ContinentalSchwalbe
Model Mountain King II RaceSportHans Dampf TrailStar
Year 20152017
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighHigh
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Manufacturer Part Number 010051811600298.02
EAN
TPI 3/18067
Compound Black ChiliTrailStar
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 55-62260-522
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.35
Specified Weight 635 grams850 grams
Min Air Pressure psi23 psi
Max Air Pressure 65 psi50 psi
Made In GermanyIndonesia
Available Sizes 29 x 2.40
29 x 2.20
27.5 x 2.40
27.5 x 2.20
26 x 2.40
26 x 2.20
29x2.35
27.5x2.35
26x2.35
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Continental Mountain King II RaceSport 2015
Schwalbe Hans Dampf TrailStar 2017
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Continental Mountain King II RaceSport 2015
Schwalbe Hans Dampf TrailStar 2017
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Continental Mountain King II RaceSport 2015
Schwalbe Hans Dampf TrailStar 2017

Size and Weight Measurements


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Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Mountain King II RaceSportHans Dampf TrailStar
Specified Weight 635 grams850 grams
Measured Weight 594 grams840 grams
Measured Width Carcass 52 mm56 mm
Measured Width Tread 53 mm60 mm
Measured Height 52 mm55 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 4.1 mm3.8 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 4.7 mm6.0 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.55 mm0.85 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 1.80 mm1.90 mm
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Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Mountain King II RaceSportHans Dampf TrailStar
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 28.8 Watts34.9 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 28.9 Watts36.1 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 29.6 Watts38.5 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 31.5 Watts44.5 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.008630.01046
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.008660.01082
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.008870.01154
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.009440.01334
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Mountain King II RaceSportHans Dampf TrailStar
Puncture Resistance Tread 9 Points8 Points
Puncture Resistance Side 6 Points5 Points
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Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Mountain King II RaceSportHans Dampf TrailStar
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedNot Recommended
Rating 4 / 52 / 5
Buy At
  • Continental Mountain King II RaceSport
  • Schwalbe Hans Dampf TrailStar
Performance compared to all other MTB tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)
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