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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-28-2006, 03:24 AM Thread Starter
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Tires. AT vs. MT

Which one is overall better for pullin'? And would a short height tire, but WIDE make anything better? Cause it being easier to spin???? Just wonderin'
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well i am no pro but from what i see/experience it depends on the track and amount of hp, you want some slip, with out enough slip something else will slip or break. for the tracks i have pulled at i wouldn't want mt's unless i had over 700hp
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-28-2006, 01:12 PM
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Like Robert said, it all depends on the track. AT's seem to do well for an all around pulling tire. I have run MT"s for two years now without a single problem. My truck, however, does better on a soft track with them.
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MT's are a must sometimes with the wet tracks.

A wide all terrain is great for all around....
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wide and pending axle ratio's/hp taller at's
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-10-2006, 03:59 PM
 
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Depending on the track an At will do just as well as a Mt tire. I was at a track with alot of bite Sat night and my MT's cleaned my front driveshaft. Needless to say I wish I would have run AT's. Maybe I had more power than I had ever had in the past thanks to DJ and his awesome tune.:Thumbup:
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