FLAT FIGHTER SPECIAL
THE NITRO MOUSSE
The Nitro Mousse is a newbie to the
world of foam inserts. It comes from the
people who brainstormed the TUbliss
dual-chamber dirt bike tube (for better
traction, no pinch flats) and brings some
new technology to the mousse world. It
has ingredients that make it feel more
lively and not the dead feel at impacts
like normal inserts. The Nitro Mousse will
slightly outweigh the current bib-mousse
tubes, but is slated to get nearly twice
With the more energetic feel to the
foamer, the main focus is a better ride
feel and overall consistent performance.
The Nitro Mousse does not need to be
broken in like the Michelin. The initial feel
is consistent and retains its character
(feel and size) longer than current technology. Like other inserts, it will require
a special lube that promotes the insert’s
ability to fight wear via heat and internal
tire forces. They are in the process of
finalizing sizes, tire options and info that
helps the rider choose the proper-sized
tire to go with the Nitro Mousse.
It needs special lube that promotes
We NitroMoussed a Kenda Equilibrium rear
tire; it made great traction with good feel.
The NitroMousse has better feel than
the normal foamer (less dead) and is
said to last twice as long.