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    2013 Trek Marlin > Which Tyres?

    Hi,


    I'm collecting this later, got it very cheap so I'm not fussed about low spec.


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    It originally came with Bontrager 29-1, 29x2.1" tyres apparently, but the guy has used it only on the road a bit, so it has road tyres on it. I'm a complete noob so wondering what tyres I should stick on it for trail riding?


    Nothing too expensive mind.


    Thank you
    BigNoob

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    Look around for deals but any tire will do as long as it's not too wide. Max you could probably get away with in back is a 2.2 and maybe a 2.25 in the front. Maybe something like this (could go either front or back): Hutchinson 29" Scorpion Bike Tire - Walmart.com
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    I've run 2.2" Continental Trail Kings on mine the last few years, great all around tire (good grip, volume, durability, roll decent on pavement) and can be had reasonably priced (~$40) on eBay or Amazon.
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