Big Apple got a brother the 27.5 inch Big Ben Active wired tire. The comfort is the same, but the profile and the optics are clearly focused. With K-Guard puncture protection. This belt consists of natural rubber and is enhanced with Kevlar fibers.
Big Ben is an intelligent and economical concept for comfortable cycling. The air in the tire acts as a natural suspension. The Big Ben balloon tire was developed specifically to utilize this effect. Inflated to 2 bar it rolls easily and absorbs impacts, acting like a full suspension bike. Besides which tire suspension is far less harsh than long spring travel. Using simple technology, cycling can remain low-maintenance and light.
K-Guard: The minimum standard for protection belts of Schwalbe. This Guard has been proven for many years. It consists of
natural rubber and is reinforced with KEVLAR® fibres. Together with the 50 EPI carcass all Active Line tires are well protected against punctures. Schwalbe Puncture Protection Level 3.
Dimension: 27,5" 650B (584mm)
Manufacturer item code: 11100965 | HS439
Tire construction: 50 EPI carcass
Weight supplement: manufacturer information