Maxxis Detonator 700c/26"/27.5"

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Maxxis Detonator 700c/26"/27.5" Road Tyre

One of Maxxis' most popular road training tires is now available for your 26" and 27.5" wheels, apart from the standard 700c. With its Silkworm protection for puncture resistance and a lightweight, foldable bead, the Detonator provides great traction and durability. Perfect for road training when you only have one bike available - or for daily commuting.

Available Options & Technology

Wirebead: As it can be the economy option, it is used for downhill riding. The wire beads are less elastic than the aramid-fiber (Kevlar) beads used in folding tires, which helps hold the tire to the rim in hard cornering at lower tire pressure.

Folding: The main advantage of a folding-bead tire is its weight. The aramid fiber beads weigh less than steel wire. Folding beads are also easier to store and travel with.

TPI: TPI stands for threads per Inch. It defines the number of threads contained in one inch of the tire casing. The lower the number of TPI, the larger the gauge cords in the casing. Thus, the more durable the tire becomes. The higher the TPI, the more lightweight the tire becomes and the more supple the ride of the tire.

Dual or 2PLY: Two 60 TPI (threads per inch) casings vulcanized with butyl rubber and reinforced sidewalls make up Maxxis downhill casings, which are world renowned for performance and reliability. Maxxis DH casings provide more stability at high speeds and allow for lower air pressure without the risk of pinch flatting.

Compound Durometer: It is an international standard for measuring the hardness of rubber in Shore "A" units. The Maxxis eXCeption line of tires at 62a Durometer is more rigid than soft Maxxis Super Tacky(ST), which is 42a.

SilkWorm: Silkworm Technology is an exclusive material incorporated into the casing of select models. The Silkworm material helps to increase puncture and tear resistance. Silkworm is featured as a bead-to-bead cap ply or under the tread as a breaker.

Size (ETRTO) TPI Bead Weight (g) Compound Max Psi Technology
26X1.00 ( 25-559 ) 60 WIRE 265 SINGLE 100
26X1.00 ( 25-559 ) 60 FOLDABLE 225 SINGLE 100
26X1.25 ( 32-559 ) 60 WIRE 345 SINGLE 100
26X1.25 ( 32-559 ) 60 FOLDABLE 300 SINGLE 100
26X1.50 ( 40/38-559 ) 60 WIRE 480 SINGLE 80
27X1.50 ( 40-584 ) 60 FOLDABLE 480 SINGLE 80
700X23C ( 23-622 ) 60 FOLDABLE 235 DUAL 120 Silkworm
700X25C ( 25-622 ) 27 WIRE 320 DUAL 120
700X25C ( 25-622 ) 60 FOLDABLE 245 DUAL 120 Silkworm
700X28C ( 28-622 ) 27 WIRE 310 DUAL 120
Additional Information
  • Model: DETxxxxx
  • Manufactured by: Maxxis

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