MTB Tire Comparison:
Kenda Small Block Eight 2015 vs
Vittoria AKA 2015

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Contents

  1. Manufacturer Specifications
  2. Size and Weight Measurements
  3. Rolling Resistance Test Results
  4. Puncture Resistance Test Results
  5. Conclusion

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand KendaVittoria
Model Small Block EightAKA
Year 20152015
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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Part Number K1047 212509111.3A9.19.56.111HD
TPI 120120
Compound DTC
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 54-62256-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.102.20
Specified Weight 580 grams690 grams
Min Air Pressure 35 psi35 psi
Max Air Pressure 80 psi65 psi
Made In TaiwanThailand
Available Sizes 29 x 2.1029 x 2.20
29 x 2.00
27.5 x 2.20
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Kenda Small Block Eight 2015
Vittoria AKA 2015
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Kenda Small Block Eight 2015
Vittoria AKA 2015
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Kenda Small Block Eight 2015
Vittoria AKA 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Small Block EightAKA
Measured Weight 589 grams685 grams
Measured Width Carcass 50 mm52 mm
Measured Width Tread 50 mm54 mm
Measured Height 50 mm53 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.5 mm2.5 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 4.0 mm3.5 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.50 mm0.55 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 1.40 mm2.40 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Small Block EightAKA
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 25.5 Watts35.6 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 27.0 Watts36.3 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 30.2 Watts38.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 35.6 Watts40.7 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.007640.01067
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.008090.01088
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.009050.01139
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.010670.01220
Spin Up Video No VideoNo Video


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Small Block EightAKA
Puncture Resistance Tread 612
Puncture Resistance Side 57


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Small Block EightAKA
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Verdict Not RecommendedNot Recommended
Rating 2 / 51 / 5
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