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Unread 07-09-2010, 09:28 PM   #1
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Anybody run less than 10psi offroad without beadlocks?

Last trip out I ran 10 psi with great results but the tire looked like it could actually go a few pounds lower without any issues. Anybody ran around 6-8psi offroad with no beadlocks?

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Unread 07-09-2010, 10:00 PM   #2
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Imped ran 8psi the last time I was out wheeling with him.

I've ran as low as 8 before, but I usually run 10.

I wouldn't go much lower than 8, unless you like rotating the tire on the wheel and having to constantly rebalance them.
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Unread 07-09-2010, 10:28 PM   #3
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8-10 on hard pack, 5-6 in the sand. Never lost a bead...
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8-10 on hard pack, 5-6 in the sand. Never lost a bead...
I don't wheel in sand (location), or lots of mud (not a fan)...so I always forget about that. I give my advice pertaining to rocks.
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Unread 07-09-2010, 10:46 PM   #5
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I go to 8-ish with a 13.5" wide tire on an 8" rim. I would up it if I had a 10" rim. Plus I usually run Pitbull Rockers and they hold a bead really well. I have some Krawlers right now and they seem to do fine too.
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Unread 07-09-2010, 10:53 PM   #6
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5-8 with no problems, sand, snow, mud and light rocks on my 33" M/T MTZ's on 15x8 Gamblers
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Unread 07-09-2010, 11:59 PM   #7
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I had some 35x14.5x16 boggers down to 2 PSI in the dunes, but I usually run around 8 PSI.
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Unread 07-10-2010, 12:22 AM   #9
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I run 8 psi with 12.5" wide tires on 8" wide black steelies. No lost beads yet.
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8 psi here, 15" american racing atlas 2, 33x12.5" junker mud tires. Works good for me!

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about 6lbs in the sand at the beach. No problem.
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Unread 07-10-2010, 09:29 AM   #14
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I run 5 in the sand all the time. 12.5 wide tires on 8" rim. trails and rocks I run about 10 to 12. never had any issues what so ever.
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I run 7-9 on my jk moabs (7.5" wide), running 35x12.50 r17 Pitbull rocker radials. I wheel mud, hard pack, a little sand, and rocks. I haven't lost a bead yet.
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