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Front Street Tire on Rear Rim?

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Are there any problems with running a street front tire size 110/90-19 on the stock rear rim of a crf450?

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Ive heard tire guys say running them backwards is best if your going to do it.

almost forgot to mention, that was advice on an XR100 though. I didnt ask but I assume because it may have and overlap in lamination that would be less affected by acceleration forces than not?

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Out of topic but what would be the stickiest tires for the stock XR100 Rims? and what size? 110/80/19 and 110/80/16 would work?

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I've tried a bunch of diff. tires on my XR100 for supermoto,AVON Supervenoms,Pirelli Sport Demons, but in the end I came full circle back to the Bridgtestone TW's that I started with when I used the bike for flat track. All of these tires work well, but the TW's are the only ones worth a damn in the dirt. They also last the longest.

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I have an 04 ktm 525exc. I run Metzler me33 lasers on the stock wheels. I didn't want to spend over $1,500 on wheels and tires at the beginning because of 1) the wife factor and 2) what if I don't like it? I used fronts on both wheels. I didn't reverse the rear. Granted, I'm not sliding all over the place like a racer. Since my ktm is tagged, I just wanted some cool tires to use buzzing around on the street. Also with the kind of roads we have in central Illinois ( not super smooth asphalt like California or the Dragons Tail) I felt it was wiser to have some sort of tread rather than a superbike tire anyway. I also didn't want too sticky of a tire since I'm not running a cush drive on the rear and don't want to hand- grenade my tranny by biting in on a corner too hard. I hope this helps. Be safe.

Jason

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