Maxxis Tires?

Related:
Create New Tag

michael.eckhart

Vital BMX member michael.eckhart
94768 michael.eckhart http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/94768/avatar/c50_282496_2204891932617_8330429_n_1399090862.jpg?1399090143 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/michael-eckhart,94768/all 06/03/12 13 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/michael-eckhart,94768/setup 23 342 9 6

Posts: 365

Joined: 6/3/2012

Location: Forbes, ND USA

6/14/2014 9:55 AM

Ive have been a fan of Maxxis tires for awhile. Ive had M-Treads and Miracles, both great tires. Ive been looking at the DTH's and Grifters. Wondering how these tires perform? Ride mostly Park and Dirt, light street.


adamnmexican

Vital BMX member adamnmexican
105254 adamnmexican http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/105254/avatar/c50_mexican_zoidberg_avatar_picture_12392_1367775905.jpg?1367775581 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/adamnmexican,105254/all 05/05/13 1 3 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/adamnmexican,105254/setup 33 1426 4 4

Posts: 1459

Joined: 5/5/2013

Location: Katy, TX USA

6/14/2014 10:19 AM

If they hold up for Morgan Wade they'll hold up to you

fack off

Topsey

Vital BMX member Topsey
93719 Topsey http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/93719/avatar/c50_LightLion_1398653981.jpg?1398653427 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Topsey,93719/all 05/06/12 15 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Topsey,93719/setup 71 3966 146 7

Posts: 4037

Joined: 5/6/2012

Location: GBR

6/14/2014 11:15 AM

Rizers look LEGIT!

michael.eckhart

Vital BMX member michael.eckhart
94768 michael.eckhart http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/94768/avatar/c50_282496_2204891932617_8330429_n_1399090862.jpg?1399090143 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/michael-eckhart,94768/all 06/03/12 13 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/michael-eckhart,94768/setup 23 342 9 6

Posts: 365

Joined: 6/3/2012

Location: Forbes, ND USA

6/14/2014 11:22 AM

Topsey wrote:

Rizers look LEGIT!

This is the first Ive heard of these, I like'em.

michael.eckhart

Vital BMX member michael.eckhart
94768 michael.eckhart http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/94768/avatar/c50_282496_2204891932617_8330429_n_1399090862.jpg?1399090143 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/michael-eckhart,94768/all 06/03/12 13 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/michael-eckhart,94768/setup 23 342 9 6

Posts: 365

Joined: 6/3/2012

Location: Forbes, ND USA

6/14/2014 11:26 AM

adamnmexican wrote:

If they hold up for Morgan Wade they'll hold up to you

This is very true. He's ran Holy Roller in Front and Grifter in back for years I guess. I wonder how well Holy Rollers would work for park though?

eskimojay

Vital BMX member eskimojay
13720 eskimojay http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/13720/avatar/c50_image_1456192579.jpg?1456192160 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/eskimojay,13720/all 01/11/08 11 33 1 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/eskimojay,13720/setup 91 7388 110 2 1

Posts: 7479

Joined: 1/11/2008

Location: AB, CAN

6/14/2014 12:14 PM

I want to try some mirracle tires but can't even buy them on the site now .....used to ride mad daddy's and holy rollers back in the day

michael.eckhart

Vital BMX member michael.eckhart
94768 michael.eckhart http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/94768/avatar/c50_282496_2204891932617_8330429_n_1399090862.jpg?1399090143 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/michael-eckhart,94768/all 06/03/12 13 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/michael-eckhart,94768/setup 23 342 9 6

Posts: 365

Joined: 6/3/2012

Location: Forbes, ND USA

6/14/2014 12:50 PM

eskimojay wrote:

I want to try some mirracle tires but can't even buy them on the site now .....used to ride mad daddy's and holy rollers back in the day

Yeah, I rode a Miracle on the rear for almost 3 years, now I keep it as a spare. Its been a great tire, I was a little skeptical at first but loved it.
Are Holy Rollers a pretty good all round tire?

Brayden_Buckingham

Vital BMX member Brayden_Buckingham
82424 Brayden_Buckingham http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/82424/avatar/c50_image_1465865153.jpg?1465864271 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Brayden-Buckingham,82424/all 07/17/11 9 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Brayden-Buckingham,82424/setup 420 5948 268 10 7

Posts: 6368

Joined: 7/17/2011

Location: CAN

6/14/2014 12:58 PM

I have a hookworm on my DJ and they're legit ! Slightly heavy but who the fuck cares

My S&M Bonesaw
My most recent edit : https://youtu.be/Pcbj3CuFv0g

"Pop a hard 180 into the dirt !" - Cam Swift
Doesn't matter if they ride scooters or rollerblades , we all just want to have fun

eskimojay

Vital BMX member eskimojay
13720 eskimojay http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/13720/avatar/c50_image_1456192579.jpg?1456192160 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/eskimojay,13720/all 01/11/08 11 33 1 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/eskimojay,13720/setup 91 7388 110 2 1

Posts: 7479

Joined: 1/11/2008

Location: AB, CAN

6/14/2014 1:01 PM

Holy rollers work for everything but best on dirt forsure

bmxfromma

Vital BMX member bmxfromma
80745 bmxfromma http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/80745/avatar/c50_image_1396922041.jpg?1396921447 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/bmxfromma,80745/all 06/13/11 102 1626 18 1 3

Posts: 1728

Joined: 6/13/2011

Location: Manchester, NH USA

6/14/2014 7:59 PM

Isn't the rizer Devon Smillie's sig tire or something? And it looks pretty rad

Honestly? Who gives a shit. Its the fucking internet. I hate all of you equally.
-HardBMX_Tim

dave lawrence

Vital BMX member dave lawrence
20481 dave lawrence http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/20481/avatar/c50_Skate_or_Leave_1466620531.jpg?1466620278 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/dave-lawrence,20481/all 05/23/08 94 39 1 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/dave-lawrence,20481/setup 233 17162 524 2 32

Posts: 17395

Joined: 5/23/2008

Location: Sartell, MN USA

Moderator

6/15/2014 7:39 AM

DTH's from what I recall were set up mainly for racing as they have among the lowest rolling resistance out there and are decently light. I didn't have too many customers when I worked at the shop that bought them, so I never got a solid idea of how long they last at a track, let alone on the streets.parks.

I recall the sidwalls being thinner, so if you grind like I do, no worries, but if you grind like most of the kids out there and drag tire super badly, that may not be a good thing.

I am sick and tired of the "cliques" that this sport has recently developed. We should embrace the fact that we all ride a little kids bike, and not worry about the small details. When you take riding in its most basic form, we are all the same.

sketchytravis

Vital BMX member sketchytravis
70594 sketchytravis http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/70594/avatar/c50_132498910_1288141411.jpg?1293152590 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/sketchytravis,70594/all 10/26/10 5 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/sketchytravis,70594/setup 82 4801 8 9 4

Posts: 4883

Joined: 10/26/2010

Location: NY, USA

6/15/2014 1:09 PM

eskimojay wrote:

Holy rollers work for everything but best on dirt forsure

this, a lot of people in my town and neighboring areas used to rock them a while ago, and they lasted for everyone for everything lol

skooter... dont be a pussy

skooter: "WHY DIDN'T YOU GIVE ME VODKA!?"
sketchytravis: "... because i like being drunk, and if i give you my vodka im not drunk as much"
Chuck8273: "Logical. I like this logic. "

Brian_Griffin

Vital BMX member Brian_Griffin
103354 Brian_Griffin http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/103354/avatar/c50_20160808_205317_1471480270.jpg?1471479299 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Brian-Griffin,103354/all 02/22/13 2 22 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Brian-Griffin,103354/setup 45 650 2 1

Posts: 695

Joined: 2/22/2013

Location: Fredericksburg, VA USA

6/16/2014 8:40 PM

The Maxxis grifter are worth every penny. Dirt riding? I only rode with grifter on the back wheel. Park riding? Super solid tire, not much flex to the tire? A big pain in the a** to get on the rim.. Tire lasted me for years till a piece of glass sliced it.

F Bom. 5408412763

biggybuggy

Vital BMX member biggybuggy
107501 biggybuggy http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/107501/avatar/c50_2015_08_21_09.27.43_1_1440912113.jpg?1440911743 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/biggybuggy,107501/all 08/13/13 1 318 4168 1

Posts: 4486

Joined: 8/13/2013

Location: Fallon, NV USA

6/16/2014 8:53 PM

I'd get the rizer. Seems super legit.

dave lawrence

Vital BMX member dave lawrence
20481 dave lawrence http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/20481/avatar/c50_Skate_or_Leave_1466620531.jpg?1466620278 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/dave-lawrence,20481/all 05/23/08 94 39 1 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/dave-lawrence,20481/setup 233 17162 524 2 32

Posts: 17395

Joined: 5/23/2008

Location: Sartell, MN USA

Moderator

6/17/2014 8:21 AM

eskimojay wrote:

I want to try some mirracle tires but can't even buy them on the site now .....used to ride mad daddy's and holy rollers back in the day

michael.eckhart wrote:

Yeah, I rode a Miracle on the rear for almost 3 years, now I keep it as a spare. Its been a great tire, I was a little skeptical at first but loved it.
Are Holy Rollers a pretty good all round tire?

I ran Holy Rollers for a year or so, they decent on dirt, but nothing specialy on street. I asked Bob to get me some street tires, he told me he would take care of it, and that's what he ordered. Told me no returns, so I ran them. I was bummed about getting dirt tires but they worked ok.

I am sick and tired of the "cliques" that this sport has recently developed. We should embrace the fact that we all ride a little kids bike, and not worry about the small details. When you take riding in its most basic form, we are all the same.

tr1x

Vital BMX member tr1x
109554 tr1x http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/109554/avatar/c50_IMG_20140427_155636_1399420435.jpg?1399420337 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/tr1x,109554/all 01/03/14 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/tr1x,109554/setup 16 266 1

Posts: 282

Joined: 1/3/2014

Location: IN, USA

6/17/2014 10:03 AM
Edited Date/Time: 6/17/2014 10:04 AM

michael.eckhart wrote:

Yeah, I rode a Miracle on the rear for almost 3 years, now I keep it as a spare. Its been a great tire, I was a little skeptical at first but loved it.
Are Holy Rollers a pretty good all round tire?

i ran a holy roller in the front a while back. it was a decent tire and it had alright grip but it can only hold up to 60psi and it didn't last me quite as long as i hoped. it's mostly meant for dirt but i ride 99% street and park lol

You're never too old to have fun.

Bike
Summer riding

kylecarlson

Vital BMX member kylecarlson
363 kylecarlson http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/363/avatar/c50_127351170_1266213348.jpg?1293015956 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/kylecarlson,363/all 08/21/06 4264 437 1165 4692 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/kylecarlson,363/setup 69 452 29 794 252

Posts: 521

Joined: 8/21/2006

Location: San Diego, CA USA

Administrator

6/17/2014 11:20 AM

I know Devon Smillie helped design the Maxxis Rizer and swears by it. Devon knows what he's doing.

Brayden_Buckingham

Vital BMX member Brayden_Buckingham
82424 Brayden_Buckingham http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/82424/avatar/c50_image_1465865153.jpg?1465864271 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Brayden-Buckingham,82424/all 07/17/11 9 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Brayden-Buckingham,82424/setup 420 5948 268 10 7

Posts: 6368

Joined: 7/17/2011

Location: CAN

6/17/2014 3:41 PM

kylecarlson wrote:

I know Devon Smillie helped design the Maxxis Rizer and swears by it. Devon knows what he's doing.

I'd ride them then !

My S&M Bonesaw
My most recent edit : https://youtu.be/Pcbj3CuFv0g

"Pop a hard 180 into the dirt !" - Cam Swift
Doesn't matter if they ride scooters or rollerblades , we all just want to have fun

Flatland Jam

Vital BMX member Flatland Jam
111989 Flatland Jam http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/111989/avatar/c50_me_1403139901.jpg?1403138907 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Flatland-Jam,111989/all 06/18/14 1 1 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Flatland-Jam,111989/setup 1 12 1

Posts: 13

Joined: 6/18/2014

Location: Hyndman, PA USA

6/18/2014 5:39 PM

I ride with grifters and they've held up great for me

Cellmember

Vital BMX member Cellmember
68761 Cellmember http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/68761/avatar/c50_133045720_1291587050.jpg?1293148303 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Cellmember,68761/all 09/21/10 5 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Cellmember,68761/setup 56 779 93 5 2

Posts: 835

Joined: 9/21/2010

Location: Sydney, AUS

6/18/2014 9:49 PM

Grifter tyres are fucking boss ! I love mine.

YouTube Channel
http://www.youtube.com/user/thecellmember
Check out my Ebay Channel
http://myworld.ebay.com.au/thecellmember
Vital Bmx Ref's / Username: Cellmember
SOLD TO-xXxbeans,bmx_is_rad,tierra3
Bmx-Forum Ref's / Username: Cellmember
SOLD TO-itsjoshua,1996kc,JUSZT1N,getkinky,bmxisrad,GUMP,Riian,United.,DanPedals,jLay,xXxbeans

michael.eckhart

Vital BMX member michael.eckhart
94768 michael.eckhart http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/94768/avatar/c50_282496_2204891932617_8330429_n_1399090862.jpg?1399090143 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/michael-eckhart,94768/all 06/03/12 13 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/michael-eckhart,94768/setup 23 342 9 6

Posts: 365

Joined: 6/3/2012

Location: Forbes, ND USA

6/18/2014 11:34 PM

Thanks everyone for the serious input so far, I appreciate it. Sounds like the Grifters are favored overall and I dont know to much about the Rizers but I'll have to look into them more.

one try kid

Vital BMX member one try kid
82728 one try kid http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/82728/avatar/c50_rondahair_zpsdb6bahvj_1455669946.jpg?1455669740 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/one-try-kid,82728/all 07/24/11 6 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/one-try-kid,82728/setup 11 1463 2

Posts: 1474

Joined: 7/24/2011

Location: PHL

6/19/2014 12:14 AM

I had the M-Tread, a little heavy but they're very durable tires.

I ran Minions F and Minions R as well on my MTB.
I will never run another brand of tires on my mountain bike.

In real life, i'm a short Perverted Azn Man.
But in the internet, i'm a killing machine with 10 years MMA training experience.

( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)
.
.
.
(͡O╭͜ʖ╮͡O)