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Rene Herse Switchback Hill, 650B x 48 - Standard

$ 78.00

The Rene Herse Switchback Hill, 650B x 48 - Standard

A fast, ultra-wide 650b bike tire, part road, part gravel - all glide. Read More

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Named after the first climb of the Oregon Outback route, a 360-mile gravel ride/race over 70/30 gravel and pavement, the Switchback Hill Standard is designed to roll as fast and grip as well as a good racing tire. With enough tread in the center to last many miles combined with supple shoulders, the Switchback blends the best of both worlds, marrying gravel, grip and glide in one compelling tire package.


  • Clincher, folding bead
  • Tubeless-compatible
  • Maximum pressure with tubes: 55 psi (3.8 bar)
  • Maximum recommended pressure – tubeless: 55 psi (3.8 bar)
  • Actual width on 20 mm rim (internal): approx. 49 mm
  • Actual width on 23 mm rim (internal): approx. 50 mm
  • Tubeless: +0.5 mm width
  • Recommended rim: 17 - 35 mm (inner width; hookless: +1 mm)
  • Supple casing
  • Tan sidewalls
  • Made in Japan
  • 441 g

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