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Ok, this is my setup...

Uncorked '08 WR450F, I'm 6'4" and around 260#. I ride a lot of technical trails which include rocks, ruts, gravel, mud, etc... No racing, just recreational off road, single track stuff. My buddies and I ride pretty hard and need good tires. I recently put on a Sedona MX-887 and I'm not pleased with how fast it's wearing.

Do you guys have any recommendations for a reasonably priced tire that will hold up more than 100 miles??

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Thanks Toyota, that's just what I was looking for. Now I just have to find a supplier that will ship to Alaska for a reasonable price...

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Motorcycle superstore is the only place I could find the MT16. Good tire. I bet they ship to Alaska.

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Maxxis Desert IT or Motoz Desert HT. Tried and true Baja tires that hook up when you use Tubliss at 0-3psi. I used to run a trials tire, but found I can get equal traction with the Desert IT at 1psi and can ride it flat forever if I get a hole in it. I'm on my 2nd year with my IT and it will probably last me through the season.

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For wear properties, the Maxxis desert IT is hard to beat and it hooks up reasonably well everywhere and is predictable. It does have some stiff sidewalls that are a benefit. The MT16 seems to wear well and get good traction even when worn down. I have a Pirelli front now (Pro model, can't remember the details) based on Dwight's recommendation here and I'm afraid I cannot recommend it in turn (see what I did there?). The darn thing climbs ruts/sidewalls like crazy.

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The Shinko 520 works great at every terrain I throw at it and wears really good. I ride muddy root infested single track, rocks, sand, red clay, and this is a do it all tire.

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