MTB Tire Comparison:
Maxxis Ikon eXCeption Silkworm 2014 vs
Vittoria Barzo TNT G+ 2.0 2019

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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
  • Maxxis Ikon eXCeption Silkworm
  • Vittoria Barzo TNT G+ 2.0
Performance compared to all other MTB tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand MaxxisVittoria
Model Ikon eXCeption SilkwormBarzo TNT G+ 2.0
Year 20142019
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 TB9675340011A.00.016
EAN 8022530017411
TPI 120120
Compound Exception4C G+ 2.0
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 57-62255-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.25
Specified Weight 560 grams680 grams
Min Air Pressure psi psi
Max Air Pressure 65 psi psi
Made In TaiwanThailand
Available Sizes 29 x 2.20
26 x 2.20
29x2.10
29x2.25
29x2.35
29x2.60
27.5x2.10
27.5x2.25
27.5x2.35
27.5x2.60
26x2.10
26x2.25
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Maxxis Ikon eXCeption Silkworm 2014
Vittoria Barzo TNT G+ 2.0 2019
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Maxxis Ikon eXCeption Silkworm 2014
Vittoria Barzo TNT G+ 2.0 2019
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Maxxis Ikon eXCeption Silkworm 2014
Vittoria Barzo TNT G+ 2.0 2019

Size and Weight Measurements


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Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Ikon eXCeption SilkwormBarzo TNT G+ 2.0
Specified Weight 560 grams680 grams
Measured Weight 583 grams717 grams
Measured Width Carcass 52 mm54 mm
Measured Width Tread 51 mm55 mm
Measured Height 53 mm54 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.5 mm2.9 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 3.8 mm4.0 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall Not Tested0.90 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center Not Tested2.30 mm
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Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Ikon eXCeption SilkwormBarzo TNT G+ 2.0
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 30.9 Watts23.6 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 31.4 Watts24.5 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 33.5 Watts26.5 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 38.2 Watts30.0 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.009260.00707
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.009410.00734
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.010040.00794
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.011450.00899
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Ikon eXCeption SilkwormBarzo TNT G+ 2.0
Puncture Resistance Tread 7 Points9 Points
Puncture Resistance Side 4 Points6 Points
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Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Ikon eXCeption SilkwormBarzo TNT G+ 2.0
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Verdict Not RecommendedRecommended
Rating 1 / 54 / 5
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  • Maxxis Ikon eXCeption Silkworm
  • Vittoria Barzo TNT G+ 2.0
Performance compared to all other MTB tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)


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