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Re: Studs are NOT great - neither are 2 snows (archive)

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Posted by Roman on December 12, 2000 at 22:35:10:

In Reply to: Studs are great for ice... not snow... posted by Tiger on December 12, 2000 at 18:23:31:

On very cold ice, studs will not penetrate the surface resulting in a "skating" effect and loss of control.
2 snows are fine if all you're concerned with is rear wheel traction but no steering. "Yahoos" that want maximum control in the snow will opt for 4 snows. I have 4 Nokias on one car and 4 Blizzaks on the other - yahoo!!
And I agree with some of the others and their comments on the damage caused by studded tires...


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