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Old 01-17-2018, 01:47 PM   #581
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I've never ran those. Are they "singers" on the roads?
That is what ear plugs are for
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Old 01-17-2018, 02:03 PM   #582
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Old 01-17-2018, 03:10 PM   #583
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I must be a bit off. The "hum" or "singing" of knobbies on my 530 EXC and 1200 GS has never bothered me I do wear ear plugs all the time, but that has nothing to do with the tires. I have always worn them, even when I only rode street bikes. To me, it is just part of the riding experience, kind of like wind blast on my chest. I know there are some riders that will go to great lengths to get a windscreen that directs all wind off of them, which never really made sense to me, but to each his own... I kind of like the sound from the tires and how it changes depending on the type of surface on which I ride
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I've never ran those. Are they "singers" on the roads?
Front is a little but not as bad to me as the TKC80.
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