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Old March 10th, 2018, 03:23 PM   #14
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Originally Posted by DannoXYZ View Post
It's sounds like you've haven't taken many tyres to the limit since your technique appears to be lacking feel and feedback correction:

Braking has technique. If you grab a handful of brakes an lock up tyre, it's not the tyre's fault, you're well beyond limit of any tyre. The difference between old street tyres and sticky track tyres is only 5%, within atmospheric variations and rider's performance day-to-day.
You have no idea of my experience or skill level, so your observations are not valid - but thanks for the insults!

5%? Really? No.
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