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Old 06-18-2017, 09:37 AM
DHeal DHeal is offline
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Windsor, California
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Here is something I did: I took one of my similarly-used tires and cut out a cross-section of the tread. This will give you a good idea of how much tread you have to work with and where it is located with respect to the cord. Of course, different tire brands/ratings may have different tread construction characteristics.
David Heal - Windsor, CA (near Santa Rosa)
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