45NRTH Wrathchild 27.5+ Studded Tire

$119.00$209.00

2.50 out of 5 based on 2 customer ratings
(2 customer reviews)

Incredible studded grip for plus bikes shredding winter trails!

 

 

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45NRTH Wrathchild 27.5 Plus Studded Tire

New for 2018 comes the Wrathchild 27+ Studded from 45nrth. An aggressive lugged tire for the 27.5 plus riders to transition to the winter season. With 252 concave carbide studs offering the ultimate in traction for winter hard pack and icy trails. This tire is being first offered in a 2.8″ version and has been created for the rapidly growing plus bike market and is ideally suited for a 35-50mm rim. Expect incredible grip and the safety of some serious studded tungsten carbide for those ice patches on your favorite single track riding year round.

WRATHCHILD 27+ TUBELESS-READY STUDDED TIRE

  • 27.5” plus sized studded tire
  • Studs: 252 XL Concave (Carbide Tip / Aluminum
    Post)
  • Aggressive tread provided unparalleled traction and stability
  • Deep center lugs deliver enhanced acceleration and braking traction in the most wintry
    conditions
  • Super tall side lugs ensure cornering accuracy and confidence
  • New proprietary XL oversized concave studs with aluminum body and carbide steel tip
  • Tubeless compatible Folding Bead / 120 TPI / Studded
  • Size: 27.5 x 2.8″

XL CONCAVE WINTER TIRE STUDS

• Uses the same two-piece construction method
as the concave carbide-aluminum studs
• Features a super-sized carbide crown tip with
twice the surface area for added traction over
the original concave stud

 TUBELESS READY 
A large flat edge on the bottom of the bead results in more surface area contact with the shelf of the rim. This increased surface area creates a more effective and secure seal for tubeless set ups. The surface of the entire bead is also smooth, reducing the number of small gaps that allow air to leak between the bead and rim shelf. Running your fatbike without tubes can reduce the weight of each wheel by 300 grams and provide a suppler ride quality. Always consult rim manufacturer instructions before setting up tubeless tires to ensure safety and compatibility.
Casing

120 TPI

Studs

Non Studded, Full Studded

2 reviews for 45NRTH Wrathchild 27.5+ Studded Tire

  1. Rated 4 out of 5

    Wn

    Bought a pair of the Wrathchild 27.5x 3.0’s. They are lightweight, indeed. Studless, they make a fairly nice trail ride tire. With a 120 TPI casing, they conform to the surface readily and hold their traction amazingly well. I’ve been riding em at 10 psi front and 12 psi rear with very pleasing results. The feel of the tire is excellent as they are supple and don’t have the massive rolling resistance expected from an aggressive tread.

    Pros: Predictable, comfortable, light, low rolling resistance. Traction is excellent.

    Cons: Not even close to 3.0. Rocket Ron’s are by far fatter. Run a couple psi more than a real 3.0.

    • Fat Bikes Canada

      Thanks for your input as one of the first riders with some time on the Wrathchild. With a wet Spring and muddy trails we found these to be a great wet traction tire that sheds mud very well. Looking forward to studding them up for winter. Think with the height of the lugs and adding XL studs they may have been on the cautious side of volume spec.

  2. Rated 1 out of 5

    Cory

    The Wrathchilds were fairly light weight, were reasonably easy to set up tubeless and had fantastic grip. Too bad so many studs rip out every ride. I have a few friends who ride with these tires as well. We lose from 3 to 60 studs per ride on snow covered trails with a few sections of ice and the odd tree root. My friends replace the studs with smaller and cheaper studs than the stock 45nrth studs. To me this is simply unacceptable. This is the fifth set of studded tires I’ve had and I’ve never been more disappointed with a tire in my life.

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