MTB Tire Comparison:
Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance 2012 vs
Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip 2017

Facebook like buttonTwitter like buttonEmail share button

Contents and Test Summary

  1. Manufacturer Specifications
  2. Size and Weight Measurements
  3. Rolling Resistance Test Results
  4. Puncture Resistance Test Results
  5. Conclusion
  • Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Performance compared to all other MTB tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand SchwalbeSchwalbe
Model Nobby Nic PerformanceRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Year 20122017
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
New or Used UsedNew
Mileage 3000 km0 km
Price Range MedHigh
Buy At Ad Amazon.com
Manufacturer Part Number 11601015
EAN
TPI 6767
Compound ORCAddix SpeedGrip
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 57-62257-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.252.25
Specified Weight 600 grams630 grams
Min Air Pressure psi26 psi
Max Air Pressure 65 psi54 psi
Made In IndonesiaIndonesia
Available Sizes 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
27.5x2.25
29x2.25
Image
Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance 2012
Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip 2017
Image
Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance 2012
Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip 2017
Image
Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance 2012
Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip 2017

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements
Model Nobby Nic PerformanceRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Specified Weight 600 grams630 grams
Measured Weight 605 grams609 grams
Measured Width Carcass 54 mm53 mm
Measured Width Tread 55 mm54 mm
Measured Height 54 mm51 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 3.2 mm2.5 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 5.0 mm4.3 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall Not Tested0.90 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center Not Tested1.65 mm
All size measurements are taken at an air pressure of 35 psi / 2.4 bars on a 17.8 mm inner width rim.

Rolling Resistance Test Results


advertisement
Rolling Resistance Test Results
Model Nobby Nic PerformanceRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Spin Up Video No VideoYouTube
Rolling Resistance
55 PSI / 3.8 Bar
24.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00725
24.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00719
Rolling Resistance
45 PSI / 3.1 Bar
25.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00755
24.5 Watts
CRR: 0.00734
Rolling Resistance
35 PSI / 2.4 Bar
27.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00815
25.8 Watts
CRR: 0.00773
Rolling Resistance
25 PSI / 1.7 Bar
30.8 Watts
CRR: 0.00923
28.7 Watts
CRR: 0.00860
All numbers are for a single tire at a speed of 29 km/h / 18 mph and a load of 42.5 kg / 94 lbs.

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 Nobby Nic PerformanceRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Puncture Resistance Tread 12 Points6 Points
Puncture Resistance Side Not Tested5 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Nobby Nic PerformanceRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedRecommended
Rating 4 / 54 / 5
Buy At Ad Amazon.com
  • Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Performance compared to all other MTB tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)


Get updates on new articles