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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-30-2014, 10:25 AM Thread Starter
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Has anyone put a 200-60-16 on a 1600 nomad?

If so how did it work out?

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-31-2014, 09:56 AM
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I would say not too well by the amount of responses you got, lol.

I don't think there is enough room there to do that and there is a bit more work to make the room since the drive shaft housing is part of the swing arm on those bikes. I don't know, never done it. Those bikes came with a 170 or so rear tire? so that is about an extra 1.5 inches in width?

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-10-2014, 12:03 AM
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Smile 200 tyre

Used to Run 180 on rear of 1600 classic ideal size, do not think 200 will fit as there was only 2 or 3 mm clearance with the 180/70/16 fitted
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