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p.s.i. Michelin Axial Pros ??(7 posts)

p.s.i. Michelin Axial Pros ??LLSmith
Apr 22, 2001 3:51 PM
The Axial Pros that came with my bike have max psi of 110# stamped on them. The new ones have max psi 102# or 7 bars. They appear to be the same tires. Does anyone know why the psi is different? Thanks Larry Smith
re: p.s.i. Michelin Axial Pros ??Lazy
Apr 23, 2001 9:27 AM
New ones are probably a wider tire (25 v. 23 or similar)
Mine say.....Lazy
Apr 25, 2001 10:51 AM
I own three 23mm AP's, and mine say 110 PSI. They have all been bought within the last 6 months.
that's strangeKen
Apr 23, 2001 9:40 AM
My 700 X 23 Axial Pros say 116 lbs. max pressure.
Same heremike mcmahon
Apr 23, 2001 6:21 PM
My last set of APs were listed at 110 psi. I was cleaning my bike after reading this message and found that the APs on my new bike are rated for 116 psi. Maybe my next set will be up to 120 or 130. :-)
Same hereLLSmith
Apr 24, 2001 4:27 AM
Fuzzybunnies answered the question on the 700x23 vs. the 700x25 air pressure difference. I ordered two new 700x23 APs. Maybe they have changed the max psi. Have to wait and see when the new ones get here. I have been filling my current ones(rated 110#) to about 115# on the front and 120# on the rear with no problems yet. Larry Smith
Both sets of mine were 700x23-nmmike mcmahon
Apr 24, 2001 6:57 AM