René Herse Switchback Hill - 650B x 48


Product number: RF650B48TC-LX-CP
Manufacturer: Rene Herse Cycles
Manufacturernumber: RF650B48TC-LX-CP
Directly available: 11
Product information "René Herse Switchback Hill - 650B x 48"

At 48 mm wide, the Switchback Hill is Compass largest 650B (27.5″) tire yet. Switchback Hill is a climb on the 360 mile Oregon Outback gravel ride/race. The gravel is quite loose in places, and the extra floatation of the Switchback Hill tires gives you more speed and security when the going gets really rough.

30% of the Oregon Outback is on pavement, so we designed this tire to roll as fast and grip as well as a good racing tire. With this tire, you truly have the best of both worlds. The Switchback Hill is tubeless-compatible in both standard and extralight casing.

All Models:

  • Clincher, folding bead. Clincher tires with the ride of a good tubular 
  • Tubeless-compatible
  • Low rolling resistance and Excellent grip
  • Superior comfort
  • 55 PSI / 3.7 Bar maximum pressure

Standard model

  • Tan sidewalls
  • Light weight
  • Classic appearance
  • Weight: 478 g

Extralight model

  • Ultra-light, ultra-supple casing.
  • Tan or black sidewalls
  • Superior comfort
  • Weight: 413 g

Endurance casing

  • Our Extralight casing in a denser, stronger weave
  • Protective belt under sidewalls and tread
  • Ideal for rough gravel and tough conditions
  • Dark tan sidewalls
  • 441 g
Tire Bead: Folding Tubeless Ready
Tire Usage: All Road 650b
Tire size: 650b x 48