Touring Bike Tire Comparison:
Compass Bon Jon Pass 2018 vs
Continental E.Contact 2015

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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 Specs
Brand CompassContinental
Model Bon Jon PassE.Contact
Year 20182015
Supplied By Bought in storeSupplied by Continental
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighMed
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Part Number RF735TC-LX-CP0100687
TPI -3/180
Compound
Bead FoldingWire
ETRTO 35-62237-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 3537
Specified Weight 355 grams800 grams
Min Air Pressure psi56 psi
Max Air Pressure 90 psi87 psi
Made In JapanIndia
Available Sizes 35-622 (700x35c)47-622 (28x1.75)
42-622 (28x1.60)
37-622 (28x1.40)
47-559 (26x1.75)
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Compass Bon Jon Pass 2018
Continental E.Contact 2015
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Compass Bon Jon Pass 2018
Continental E.Contact 2015
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Compass Bon Jon Pass 2018
Continental E.Contact 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Bon Jon PassE.Contact
Measured Weight 346 grams840 grams
Measured Width Casing 35 mm35 mm
Measured Height 33 mm35 mm
Tread Depth 0.3 mm2 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 2.9 mm6.6 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.6 mm1.85 mm



Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Bon Jon PassE.Contact
Inner Tube Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 90 psi / 6 bar 15.8 Watts27.7 Watts
Rolling Resistance 75 psi / 5 bar 16.7 Watts29.6 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi / 4 bar 18.6 Watts33.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi / 3 bar 21.8 Watts39.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 30 psi / 2 bar 28.1 Watts51.1 Watts
CRR 90 psi / 6 bar 0.004740.00830
CRR 75 psi / 5 bar 0.005010.00887
CRR 60 psi / 4 bar 0.005580.01001
CRR 45 psi / 3 bar 0.006530.01181
CRR 30 psi / 2 bar 0.008420.01532
Spin Up Video YouTubeNo Video


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Bon Jon PassE.Contact
Puncture Resistance Tread 816
Puncture Resistance Side 38
Puncture Factor Tread* 23106
Puncture Factor Side* 215
* Puncture Factor = Puncture Resistance * Total Tire Thickness
Puncture Factor provides a more realistic puncture resistance score for touring tires


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Bon Jon PassE.Contact
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedNot Recommended
Rating 3 / 52 / 5
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