What technology does it use in its construction?
The Smart Sam comes in a wide range of wheel sizes, widths and finish options tailored to your application. Whilst the Wired Bead variant exclusively comes in Schwalbe's Performance casing, Addix Performance compound partnership, focusing on great all round characteristics at an attractive price. The Kevlar Folding Bead options also have the choice of a Double Defense RaceGuard casings, featuring all round Snakeskin and a layer of RaceGuard under the tread for increased protection technology and preparation for use on modern E-MTBs.
What is the intended use?
Developed with versatility in mind, Schwalbe's Smart Sam is a true 'one for all' tyre. Better suited to hardpack to mixed terrain in a mixture of weathers, for sport/fun/touring purposes. The distinctive tread design stands out with its dense centre providing good rolling efficiency, low vibration and longevity, while the edged outer blocks provide safety, grip and control in off-road scenarios.
A fan favourite and extremely popular tyre from Schwalbe, blurring the lines between typical road and mountain bike terrain.