avon stitching to corbra tires for the 1500

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avon stitching to corbra tires for the 1500

Post by SmartBiker » Sat Nov 01, 2014 8:29 am

just saw this on avons website. anyone know where you can get these for the 1500 in stock sizes (bias ply)?

was considering the k177s oem. what are your thoughts on this?

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Re: avon stitching to corbra tires for the 1500

Post by WingAdmin » Sat Nov 01, 2014 2:46 pm

I see they still have both Venoms and Cobras in the GL1500 size and load rating. Did you see somewhere that they are discontinuing the Venoms for GL1500?

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Re: avon stitching to corbra tires for the 1500

Post by cbx4evr » Sat Nov 01, 2014 3:38 pm

From what I understand, looking at the British site, they are dropping the Venom name and offering the Cobra in either a Radial or Bias tire. They now list Goldwing 1500 sizes under Cobra.

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Re: avon stitching to corbra tires for the 1500

Post by Mooseman » Sun Nov 02, 2014 5:13 pm

I have been buying my tires from these folks. Have always found a very good price and great customer service.. Plus fast delivery.
https://www.rockymountainatvmc.com/p/75 ... cycle-Tire
https://www.rockymountainatvmc.com/p/75 ... cycle-Tire

Enjoy the ride. They are all good, just some better than others.

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