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Nankang- Cheap MTs

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Yoytoda, Dec 14, 2009.

  1. Dec 14, 2009 at 12:07 AM
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    Thats cheep i wonder if they have 285s.

    **Just looked only $118 for 285-75-16 not bad at all.
     
  4. Dec 14, 2009 at 1:43 AM
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    I know nothing of these tires but I suspect they would balance like crap. Really in the long run you don't save money on cheap tires. For about 40 to 50 more you can get a pretty good price on M/T in that size. Just my .2

    Call Mark at Calistreets in Redlands. He will give you a fair price on a good set. I got a set of 10 ply Goodyear Duratracs in that size from them for $649
     
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    that why im asking around because this company makes legit street car tires
     
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    did some research. Apperantly these tires are sick. They are used alot over seas (australia, new zealand) and are not popular in the states yet. they are easy to balnce do good in mud and snow,excellent mud clearing and good street manners but loud as hell. These are actually the same exact tires as maxxis buckshot but much cheaper.
     
  7. Dec 14, 2009 at 9:43 AM
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    Had tons on the old Taco's.... new Tundra is pretty stock
    Those look exactly like the Maxxis Buuckshot's, which i've known guys that have run em and they've seemed OK, but not great
     
  8. Dec 14, 2009 at 9:45 AM
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    maxxis buck shots are good tires and these are made in the same factory supposedly... maxxis makes good tires
     
  9. Dec 14, 2009 at 9:54 AM
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    the tread design reminds me of my old KMs which i loved.
     
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    yeah, I can kinda see that. I've got some KMs on my truck right now and I like em quite a bit. The 1st part of the tread went really fast, but now it has slowed down substantially at about 1/2 tread. They perform pretty well under most conditions imo. Personally, I think for my next set of tires, i'll go with either GY DuraTracs, Nitto Trail Grapplers, Firestone destination MTs, or Toyo MT's (but they're sooo damn expensive!!) :cool:
     
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    Go for it and let us know how the do.
     
  12. Dec 14, 2009 at 6:21 PM
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    Yea i want duratracs but theyre steep $$$ and hard to get right now
     
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    i know a guy who had them on his '90 toyota
    there bout the same tread as the Maxxis Buckshots just cheaper
    like Maxxis Bighorns and Summit Mud Dawgs
     
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