FWIW, Kenda Klaw 29er tires for $16 each at JensonUSA still good as of Sep 9, 2009.
I got a pair about a month ago, they have pretty good volume for a 1.95 and actually measure out to 2.0 on my micrometer. Now that my local trails have reopened, I intend these to be my fall and winter tires.
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The Bike Whisperer
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