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I have no idea where this is but it's from my Face Book feed. I like the front tires, can't tell about the back.
 

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Nah, they have snow tires on!
 

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One of the riders from Alaska posted a few weeks ago and showed some pictures of the steel studs that he had inserted into his tires.

Those guys are true riding enthusiasts IMO. :thumbup: :bow:


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Oh he will put gloves on before he rides! Obviously, just posing for picture or moving bike a few feet.
 

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I hope I NEVER become that HARDCORE!!! :bow::tongue:
 

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The gentlemen pictured demonstrate perseverance, ingenuity and a profound love for riding.
 

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AKLDRIDER is the only one I heard of who regularly rides on snow... and he had to remove his front fender, in order to gain clearance for the tire studs and snow buildup, as I recall.

I notice that these guys have retained their fenders... Hmmm

 

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Many years ago, we used to put bolts, washers and nuts in our off road bikes tires.
Had points ground on the bolts.
Then run them on lakes, rivers.
 

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SALT ??? CORROSION ??? :eek:4:
Up in the far north they don't use salt the salt won't melt the snow if it gets too cold
 

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Looks like a Heidenau front tire, often used on Adventure MCs Like the BMW GS or KTM...Probably using the rear as well....

Maybe they live in a place where it snows a lot, like Norway...
 

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Absolutely crazy without chains on for traction
 
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