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Old 07-03-2012, 08:41 AM   #12
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Originally Posted by Donster View Post
Excellent read.

A traction question: Let's say that a given stretch of clean pavement has a "traction value" of 100 on a warm dry day. Is there a rule of thumb for how much that number would decline on the same road during a hard rain (that has washed off the residual fluids deposited by cars)?
Too many factors, slope of the road, how fast the water is running off, your bikes suspension, tires etc. temperatures and of course tire temps. just way to many variables.
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