MTB Tire Comparison:
Michelin Force XC 2017 vs
Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip 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 MichelinSchwalbe
Model Force XCRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Year 20172017
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 11601015
TPI 3x11067
Compound Gum-X3DAddix SpeedGrip
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 57-62257-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.252.25
Specified Weight 670 grams630 grams
Min Air Pressure 26 psi26 psi
Max Air Pressure 58 psi54 psi
Made In ThailandIndonesia
Available Sizes 26x2.10
27.5x2.10
27.5x2.25
29x2.10
29x2.25
27.5x2.25
29x2.25
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Michelin Force XC 2017
Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip 2017
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Michelin Force XC 2017
Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip 2017
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Michelin Force XC 2017
Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip 2017

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Force XCRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Measured Weight 660 grams609 grams
Measured Width Carcass 55 mm53 mm
Measured Width Tread 58 mm54 mm
Measured Height 54 mm51 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.3 mm2.5 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 5.0 mm4.3 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.90 mm0.90 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 2.20 mm1.65 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Force XCRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 29.6 Watts24.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 30.6 Watts24.5 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 32.2 Watts25.8 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 35.3 Watts28.7 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.008870.00719
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.009170.00734
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.009650.00773
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.010580.00860
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Force XCRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Puncture Resistance Tread 106
Puncture Resistance Side 65


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Force XCRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedRecommended
Rating 3 / 54 / 5
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com


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