21" Wheel, tire selection

Discussion in 'General Harley Davidson Topic' started by uplandpointer, Feb 2, 2014.

  1. uplandpointer

    uplandpointer Member

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    I am putting a 21" wheel on my Roadking. Just wondering what you guys that have them are running for a tire. I would like a white wall.

    Thanks
    Brad
     
  2. gator508

    gator508 Well-Known Member

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    I run a 21" Dunlop 408 on my softail custom, third time around and I'm pleased with the performance, about 12-13K on each.
     
  3. Slo-Ryd

    Slo-Ryd Junior Member Contributor

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    I run the Avon Cobra 21 blackwall and love it. Traction including when wet out is outstanding and they are available as a white wall as well. Vee Rubber is another off brand that makes a 21WW that I know of as well as Metzler. There may be others out there, but my preference is the Avon.
     
  4. JOHNNYREDPEN

    JOHNNYREDPEN Member

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    I love Avon Cobra tyres. Just bought my second set. They stick to the road much better than the original Dunlops, in my opinion.
     
  5. fin_676

    fin_676 Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Avon rubber works for me as it seems to work fairly well in the wet and it is often wet here

    Brian