MTB Tire Comparison:
Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014 vs
Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance 2012

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Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand MaxxisSchwalbe
Model Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLRNobby Nic Performance
Year 20142012
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
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New or Used NewUsed
Mileage 0 km3000 km
Price Range HighMed
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Manufacturer Part Number TB96740000
EAN
TPI 12067
Compound 3C MaxxSpeedORC
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 57-62257-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.25
Specified Weight 590 grams600 grams
Min Air Pressure psi psi
Max Air Pressure 60 psi65 psi
Made In TaiwanIndonesia
Available Sizes 29 x 2.35
29 x 2.20
29 x 2.00
26 x 2.20
26 x 2.00
29 x 2.35
29 x 2.25
27.5 x 2.35
27.5 x 2.25
26 x 2.35
26 x 2.25
26 x 2.10
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Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014
Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance 2012
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Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014
Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance 2012
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Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014
Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance 2012

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLRNobby Nic Performance
Specified Weight 590 grams600 grams
Measured Weight 581 grams605 grams
Measured Width Carcass 53 mm54 mm
Measured Width Tread 51 mm55 mm
Measured Height 54 mm54 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.3 mm3.2 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 3.8 mm5.0 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.45 mmNot Tested
Measured Casing Thickness Center 1.70 mmNot Tested

Rolling Resistance Test Results


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Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLRNobby Nic Performance
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Spin Up Video No VideoNo Video
Rolling Resistance
55 PSI / 3.8 Bar
24.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00725
24.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00725
Rolling Resistance
45 PSI / 3.1 Bar
25.4 Watts
CRR: 0.00761
25.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00755
Rolling Resistance
35 PSI / 2.4 Bar
27.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00827
27.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00815
Rolling Resistance
25 PSI / 1.7 Bar
31.5 Watts
CRR: 0.00944
30.8 Watts
CRR: 0.00923
Use the formula: RR (Watts) = CRR * speed (m/s) * load (N) to calculate rolling resistance at a given speed and load.

Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLRNobby Nic Performance
Puncture Resistance Tread 6 Points12 Points
Puncture Resistance Side Not TestedNot Tested

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLRNobby Nic Performance
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Verdict Not RecommendedRecommended
Rating 2 / 54 / 5
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