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Old November 24th, 2011, 16:32
1-tonxj 1-tonxj is offline
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Re: Carnage Exit on 37's

Originally Posted by DutchVDub View Post
I haven ran them yet, my jeep is in pieces again thanks to my add.

I will say that I loved my 36" Iroks but hated my 39.5" Iroks. The 36's I'd run at 5-6psi w/o beadlocks on a 15x8 rim no problem. The grabbed rocks and cleaned out well in the mud. My 39.5's were fairly worn and I couldn't go less than 11psi on my 20x9's or I'd pop a bead. With the higher pressure they just wouldn't grab rocks and the lack of tread depth didn't help any.

These 42's are my last try with the Irok. They're brand new, on 17" bead locks so there are no excuses. If they don't perform I'm going to the Kevlar MTR's.
I'm not sold on Kevlars I think they're good tires ,but on 3 runs with Jeeps running them the last run being Spring Creek on Nov-13th they've done nothing my un-grooved Boggers could not do ,So in my opinion these tires have got alot of hype behind them created by folks who see a rig make a climb their rig did not ,and instantly give all credit to tire alone ,and no thought to driver skill /line picking or rig build difference. I'd love to borrow a set of 40-42 kevlars and test them out b4 buying them b/c honestly if they don't work like magic I'd hate to be stuck with them b/c they certainly look feminine next to Swampers /Pitbulls/Krawlers
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