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Old 03-14-2012, 05:47 AM   #1
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Default Rubber or foam ?

I race on a semi smooth parking lot and was on A
Amainhobbies site I noticed that there are rubber tires from cold under 50 to hot above 92 but the guys down there run foam only in hot conditions and said rubber is only for cold I am confused I am on a budget and want to know what is best right Now the weather here is 50 to 60 and my stock hpi pattern d compounds seem to work well but I am eying these hb 27 dollar premounted set of 4 wheels on Amain please help with alink to thread here or somewhere else thankyou
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Old 03-15-2012, 03:55 AM   #2
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Default Anyone there????

I just can not believe that no one here knows a out rubber or foam tires?? I thought people here race? I am confused I hope I have the correct forum. Maybe someone can post a forum that deals with tires? Thankyou
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Old 03-15-2012, 05:20 AM   #3
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Usually the class you race determines the tire your going to use. but I haven't heard of foam tire TC racing outdoors in quite some time other than than the Nitro classes. What are the other racers at your track running for tires? I'd start there first. Some tires (rubber) work better some places than others. Hope this helps.
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