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  1. #1
    Positively negative
    Join Date
    Mar 2010

    Replacement for Ralph

    2.4" Schwalbe Racing Ralph is my favorite rear tire for my trail bike. Recently went to buy a new one to find they have been redesigned and no longer come in 2.4". I'm looking for suggestions on something that'll have similar performance and volume.

    I have used Ikons in the past but the Ralph is much more supple and has much better braking performance. X- King seemed nice but came home after the first ride with less knobs then it left with. Saguaro is an old fave but doesn't come wide enough.

  2. #2
    mtbr member
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    I have a set of lightly used 2.4ís Iím selling.

    PM me if interested.

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  3. #3
    mtbr member
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    The older Racing Ralph tread pattern (HS 425) is available in 2.35" width for 29" wheels. I was told they renamed 2.4 to 2.35 to be more accurate, but that the actual size is the same (I've never compared myself).

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