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We've had an icy winter so far. Ice can make commuting, or just getting outside, hazardous. There are ways to lower this risk, last time we mention riding a fixed gear and using your legs to slow down instead of braking. Now, we're going to give a shout out to studded tyres. What are studded tyres? Studded tyres are tyres that contain between 2 and 4 rows of steel studs are regular intervals. To go with these studs, you'll also tend to find increased puncture protection.  You'll want extra puncture protection as soon as you've tried to fit studded tyres....

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