MTB Tire Comparison:
Maxxis Ardent Race 3C EXO TR 2016 vs
Schwalbe Rocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed 2017

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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 MaxxisSchwalbe
Model Ardent Race 3C EXO TRRocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed
Year 20162017
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 TB9674210011600385.02
TPI 120127
Compound 3C MaxxSpeedAddix Speed
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 56-62257-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.25
Specified Weight 720 grams520 grams
Min Air Pressure psi26 psi
Max Air Pressure 60 psi54 psi
Made In TaiwanIndonesia
Available Sizes 29x2.35
29x2.20
27.5x2.35
27.5x2.20
26x2.35
26x2.20
29x2.10
29x2.25
27.5x2.25
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Maxxis Ardent Race 3C EXO TR 2016
Schwalbe Rocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed 2017
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Maxxis Ardent Race 3C EXO TR 2016
Schwalbe Rocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed 2017
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Maxxis Ardent Race 3C EXO TR 2016
Schwalbe Rocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed 2017

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Ardent Race 3C EXO TRRocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed
Measured Weight 759 grams556 grams
Measured Width Carcass 52 mm54 mm
Measured Width Tread 54 mm55 mm
Measured Height 52 mm53 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.9 mm2.4 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 4.2 mm4.2 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.70 mm0.50 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 1.50 mm1.60 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Ardent Race 3C EXO TRRocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 25.9 Watts20.1 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 27.2 Watts20.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 29.9 Watts21.3 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 35.1 Watts22.6 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.007760.00603
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.008150.00612
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.008960.00638
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.010520.00677
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Ardent Race 3C EXO TRRocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed
Puncture Resistance Tread 76
Puncture Resistance Side 55


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Ardent Race 3C EXO TRRocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 3 / 55 / 5
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