Tire Diameter Calculator

Tire Diameter Calculator
OEM tires are engineered to stop, turn, and just act in a normal, or safe, manner. On the other hand you can buy insanely stupid wide tires found on customs that won’t go around corners…Everyone has a purpose. Show, go, or cruise. Your motorcycle tires have government mandated information on the sidewall that can be used to calculate their diameter.

Example: 185/60HR14

Rim Diameter: In this case it is 14

Section Width: In this case it is 185. The first number is the width of the tire in millimeters, measured more info from sidewall to sidewall. If your dimension is in inches, multiply by 25.4

Aspect Ratio: In this case it is .60. The second number is the aspect ratio. This is a ratio of section height height to section width.

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