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Mickey Thompson® Baja Claw® Radial Reviews

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Review of the Mickey Thompson® Baja Claw® Radial
 
 

The Baja Claw® Radial is an extremely aggressive Mud Terrain tire not just in looks but also in performance.  The massive diagonal lugs extent from center out and down around the sidewalls to provide excellent forward momentum through mud, sand and snow.  Rock crawling is enhanced by the large grooves cut through the lugs, allowing the up to 6-ply design and construction to wrap around rocks like a glove especially when aired down to 10 psi or lower.  Polyester and fiberglass along with the wrap-around tread design helps to make the Baja Claw one of the toughest Mud Terrain tires on the trail.  Street manners are dependant on whether you choose the Bias Ply (referred to as the Mickey Thompson® Competition Claw) or Radial design, however noise levels are are somewhat elevated in both construction types with the Bias designed primarily for the off-road.  The Baja Claw is available in both Bias Ply (Mickey Thompson® Competition Claw) and Radial designs for your preferred application.  Sizes availability, 31" thru 37" in rim sizes of 15, 16, 16.5 and 17 inch wheels.  The bias ply is available in 35x13.00-15 37x13.00-17 

 

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Manufacturers description of this tire:
 

Mickey Thompson® Baja Claw®
Polyester/Fiberglass Belted

  • UP TO 20" OF CONTACT PATCH FROM SIDEBITER® TO SIDEBITER®
  • FULL 6-PLY LOWER SIDEWALL WITH CUT RESISTANT COMPOUND
  • DIRECTIONAL, LONG WEARING & SELF CLEANING TREAD DESIGN
  • CIRCUMFERENTIAL GROOVES ALLOW FLEXING FOR BETTER ROCK CRAWLING
  • NEW TREAD PATTERN WITH 23 DEGREE LUGS AND EXTRA LARGE SIDEBITERS® 

Manufacturer Contact Info:

Mickey Thompson 
Performance Tires and Wheels
East Coast
4670 Allen Road
Stow, OH, 44224
Ph. 330-928-9092
Fax 330-928-0503

West Coast
1900 Compton Avenue Suite 101
Corona, CA 92881
Ph. 951-817-0101
Fax 951-817-0199 
  
www.mickeythompsontires.com 

 

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Below are reviews submitted by people who have had experience with this tire.  Opinions below are not necessarily that of Offroaders.com.  If you'd like to submit a review of your own, please use the form below to review this tire.  Please restrict your comments to only tires you have had experience with.
  
Alex Bozard Orangeburg, SC
Terrain where used: Sand, Mud
Street
Sand
Rock N/A
Mud
Snow N/A
Wooded Trail N/A
Overall Rating
Comments:
These tires are very aggressive. I only had to use 4 wheel drive twice. the first time was when I had the rear end sitting on the frame in some deep sand. The second time I was in a ditch and the rear tire came off the ground and the possiey track came unlocked. I have a 2001 dodge off road extended cab and I put 33/12.50/17 on my truck. it made it look a lot meaner. My truck is very heavy topping out over 6,000 pounds so I don't think they will wear good on the road but they ride real smooth on the road and they do have a growl to them but it makes it sound meaner coming down the road. I highly recommend these tires to any one that wants to cut donuts around the people that get stuck.
Yogi St. Pete, FL
Terrain where used: Sand, Mud
Street
Sand
Rock
Mud
Snow N/A
Wooded Trail
Overall Rating
Comments:
off road great, on road it likes to sing, A good CD helps on road that is, turned up!!!!
Wes Sandwich, MA
Terrain where used: Sand, Mud, Snow
Street
Sand
Rock N/A
Mud
Snow
Wooded Trail N/A
Overall Rating
Comments:
I have had 31*10.5 on my Jeep for about 6 months and have put on about 3,500 miles with no tread wear shown. This is a great all around tire, on the road it wears good but does make some noise. In snow and mud it does very well, but in sand it really shines going through deep sand in 2wd where other are in 4wd. Overall a great tire and when I finally wear through these I'll be purchasing my second set.
James Cheyenne, WY
Terrain where used: Mud, Rock, Snow
Street
Sand N/A
Rock
Mud
Snow
Wooded Trail N/A
Overall Rating
Comments:
Great tires, little noisy on the street but great for 4x4, even got some buddies wanting to buy them now, they get stuck and I go around. I got a 99 Tahoe and rides smoooth. Thanx
Chase East Orlando, FL
Terrain where used: Sand, Mud, Trail
Street
Sand
Rock N/A
Mud
Snow N/A
Wooded Trail
Overall Rating
Comments:
I would not recommend this tire at all i had a hole in 3 out of 4 tires one tire ripped open on the sidewall as i was driving it onto a car lift. They pull alright in the mud but disappointing on the street. Biggest waste of money I've spent for my truck. I have a 95 f150 on 35's
 

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Rating  Key - The star rating keys are specific to the terrain being rated in the review.  To the Top 
Don't even consider it if this is your main terrain. This tire will not perform well at all in this terrain.

Its trying but not doing too well.  You'd be better off choosing another for this terrain.

Average.  Its doing ok, not great but its holding its own.  A decent choice if you're compromising.

This tire does very well in this terrain but its not the best tire available however still a very good choice.

This tire performs exceptionally well in this terrain.  Among the best suited for this terrain.

Size Availability - This is a one to three thumbs up snapshot rating where one mean poor selection, two means ok and three means great.  Check with suppliers or manufacturers for actual available sizes.  While this rating system is vague, we couldn't possibly list all available sizes with size selection changing over time.  Please see manufacturer for list of sizes in production.





Money Bags - This is an average cost scale based on an averaged advertised cost of this tire when compared to other tires.  One money bag represents the tire is typically one of the cheapest available while 5 money bags indicates that this tire is one of the most expensive.  Averages are based on the tires reviewed.

    
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