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Continental Der Kaiser Projekt 26" ProTection Apex MTB Tire
Continental Der Kaiser Projekt 26" ProTection Apex MTB Tire
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Continental Der Kaiser Projekt 26" ProTection Apex MTB Tire
Continental Der Kaiser Projekt 26" ProTection Apex MTB Tire

Der Kaiser Projekt 26" ProTection Apex MTB Tire

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Der Kaiser Projekt ProTection 26" Mountain Bike Tire

The Continental Der Kaiser Projekt ProTection 26 Inch MTB Tire features efficient propulsion, phenomenal braking power and precise handling on bends.

The profile design derived directly from the toughest World Cup courses.

It's all about how you mix it — BlackChili Compound

With Continental's unique tread compound, which is produced only in Germany, we see a revolution in the sport of cycling. With the legendary BlackChili Compound Conti has answered the eternal question of the best balance of grip and rolling resistance for cycling.

Regular test wins confirm the measured and noticeable advantages for the cyclist, established in the laboratory and on the road. The latest polymers, as well as specially developed carbon black particles and filler materials, guarantee unique performance.

ProTection Apex

Enduro means fast, challenging descents and energy-sapping uphill sections. To make it through, you need a tire with a puncture-free structure, good rolling characteristics and excellent grip. ProTectionApex makes this possible.


  • The ProTection layer prevents cuts and punctures without any significant increase in weight.
  • Extra Apex sidewall protects the tire from impact punctures even at low pressures
  • BlackChili Compound improves grip and rolling efficiency
  • Tubeless ready so you can run lower tire pressures for a smoother ride
  • 4/240 threads per inch (TPI)
  • Flag Sidewall design

  • B-Stock - This product has one or more B-Stock units available. These units can be purchased at a discount (see option select). B-Stock units were returned from other customers and may have missing or damaged packaging materials. These units are otherwise as new. The full manufacturer warranty applies. Click Here for more information.

    The product weight specified is an approximate weight based on the manufacturer's specifications (if available) or our measurement of one or two examples. For most products, the weight will typically vary by 5% to 10%.


    Weight: 935 grams


    Threads Per Inch: 180 


    Tire Type: Tubeless Ready 


    Wheel Size: 26" (ISO 559) 


    Tire Width: 60mm (2.4in) 


    Mfg PartNum: 0101566 

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