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Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-26-2020, 11:06 PM
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Posted By Piper J3
Just a point of reference... I have a Honda...

Just a point of reference... I have a Honda motor scooter (108cc, 9.7 hp, max speed 45 mph) that wears tires like crazy. Odometer shows 15,000 and I’m now on 4th rear tire and 2nd front tire. I’ve...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-02-2019, 08:14 AM
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Posted By Piper J3
I never considered that "retreaded tread" could...

I never considered that "retreaded tread" could be harder rubber than sidewall. Might explain why tires are wearing so well. I thought it was my superior airmanship skills... :D

I just rec'd email...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-01-2019, 02:44 PM
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Posted By Piper J3
Shouldn't be a problem. These tires are 6-ply,...

Shouldn't be a problem. These tires are 6-ply, 120 mph speed, and 1800# load rating.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-01-2019, 07:50 AM
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Posted By Piper J3
I did communicate with Matco and I’m aware that...

I did communicate with Matco and I’m aware that they offer electroless nickel plating as an option. Electroless nickel plating is primarily used for corrosion resistance and does not have the wear...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-01-2019, 12:39 AM
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Posted By Piper J3
Some Thoughts on Tires & Brakes…

I fly from a private grass strip in northern Ohio. Needless to say, not much flying in the winter months. So, the spring ritual is to look over the machine really good while I wait for the ground...
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