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Avon Cobra Tires for BD Wolf

Discussion in 'eBay Auctions' started by DynoDave, Apr 11, 2017.

  1. TapioK

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    I gave a quick look at the conversion table, it should be 220/60-18. Well, that doesn't exist either. At least I didn't notice any.
     
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    Blacktopper and I were in Dallas recently and Stroker's Shop Manager Derek had a Wolf in the shop they intended to convert to a 18" rear wheel. The stock wolf tire is a 220x50x20. Dunno if you could go up to a 240 or not....and not sure how many aspect ratios are available.
    I would be wary because of the appearance of the bike, which to me is the whole reason to own a Wolf. The arc of the fender well and the tire need to be the same, or the geometry of the entire rear end will be off. I don't think you could go down two inches in tire size and have a visually satisfactory result.
    I think the best play would be for a Wolf owner who is also a Forum member to step up and aggressively compile a list of all Wolf owners and then coordinate the project, as Donna and/or Matt would have little motivation to organize such a project, but I know they will help if they can. Again, find 20 owners willing to front a grand each for several tires, and you've created a bargaining position.
    And I'm sure mods, etc would help locate Forum members who own Wolves, and even the guy in Utah, who I know has sold several, would provide contact info for the current owners. Just boils down to clerical work.
     
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    As he mentions the Wolf lines are very much on point you bring in a smaller rim and now it won't look right. That rear fender goes with the rim.

    As tapio mentions youd be looking at a 60 series tire.. Would look like a fat guy in a little coat since you increased the sidewalls by 2"


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    thats why we need to keep this post alive until we can find wolf owners..
     
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    every Wolf owner should read this
     
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    Top of the page
     
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    I'm suprised if you reach more than 5 Wolf owners here in any short period of time...
     
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    Anyone know how many they made?

    Only seen a handful on the forum.

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    About 167 mine is 82
     
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    More than I thought! Cool. That is one of the only big dogs I haven't seen in person yet.

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    Can we search by the bike in forum? Then PM. Some of them just might see it...
     
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    Need this back to the top
     
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    Has anyone successfully converted a wolf to an 18" rim? Any ideas where to get a tire? Scalper on eBay has 1 for a grand...
     
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    See post #22 above. Derek is at 214-357-0707. Call and ask how that project turned out.
     
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    Hey we both own wolfs and from Minnesota where about you from ?
     
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    Oak grove.
     
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    Is that out by Andover?call Donna 620-257-2009 the more people we get then they might be able to do something about tires
     
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    Andover and over and over is just next door. Hey, biker fest at the old SRO now the boulder lodge just off of 9 & 22 happening may 6. 10 at the door. Put on by the dirty rotten bikers. Giving away a 2009 fat bob all jacked up. 20 bucks a ticket for that and only 800 sold. Huge event will be over 4000 attending. Bike Dyno, live bands , daisy duke contest, food n beer, and vendors. Bike show as well. Come check it out.
     
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    Thanks was planning on it see you there
     
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