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Rock shoe rubber

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 J Whittaker 22 May 2020

Just had a strange thought...

Would rock shoes soled with sticky motorcycle slick racing tyres be any good?

The latest Scarpas shod with Bridgestone V02 rubber.

It appears ive gone mad.

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 krikoman 22 May 2020
In reply to J Whittaker:

yes

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 Jon Greengrass 22 May 2020
In reply to J Whittaker:

No, because the rubber used for motor racing tyres is designed to give maximum grip at higher temperatures than would be safe to wear.

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 J Whittaker 23 May 2020
In reply to Jon Greengrass:

Ah yeah, of course.  I think those tyre warmers keep them around 70C or something. Too toasty for your toes.

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