Minion DHF

    Minion DHF

    • Trail
    • Enduro
    • Downhill
    With a tread design that deftly balances rolling speed with braking and cornering traction, it’s no wonder why the Minion DHF is one of the most imitated tires in mountain biking. Whether riding local trails, a backcountry epic, racing enduro or World Cup downhill, there’s a Minion DHF spec to meet your needs.
    • Single, dual compound, 3C MaxxTerra, 3C MaxxGrip, or Super Tacky options
    • EXO, EXO+, DoubleDown (2×120 TPI), or Downhill (2×60 TPI) casing options
    • Wide Trail (WT) sizes optimized for 35mm inner width rims
    • Select specs are Tubeless Ready (TR), confirm in table below

    Category: Trail, Enduro, Downhill

    Recommended use: All trail conditions

    Recommended installation: Front

    Performance Ratings

    Rolling Speed

    Cornering Control

    Braking Traction

    Specs

    Part #
    Size
    Etrto
    Tpi
    Bead
    Weight (g)
    Compound
    Max Pressure
    Tech
    Color
    Application
    24
    24X2.40
    TB00153100
    24X2.40
    61-507
    60
    FOLDABLE
    727
    DUAL
    65
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    24X2.40
    TB00017600
    24X2.40
    61-507
    120
    FOLDABLE
    765
    3C MAXXTERRA
    60
    3C/EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    24X2.40
    TB00139500
    24X2.40
    61-507
    60
    FOLDABLE
    813
    DUAL
    60
    EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    24X2.40
    TB50614000
    24X2.40
    61-507
    60X2
    WIRE
    1155
    3C MAXXGRIP
    65
    3C/DH
    BLACK
    DOWNHILL
    26
    26X2.35
    TB73550800
    26X2.35
    52-559
    60
    FOLDABLE
    769
    SINGLE
    65
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    26X2.50
    TB74265700
    26X2.50
    55-559
    60X2
    WIRE
    1210
    SINGLE
    65
    DH
    BLACK
    DOWNHILL
    26X2.30
    TB73305200
    26X2.30
    58-559
    60
    FOLDABLE
    910
    3C MAXXTERRA
    60
    3C/EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    26X2.50WT
    TB74284100
    26X2.50WT
    63-559
    60
    FOLDABLE
    907
    DUAL
    50
    EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    26X2.50WT
    TB74284000
    26X2.50WT
    63-559
    60
    FOLDABLE
    926
    3C MAXXTERRA
    50
    3C/EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    27.5
    27.5X2.30
    TB00333300
    27.5X2.30
    58-584
    60
    FOLDABLE
    929
    3C MAXXTERRA
    60
    3C/EXO/TR/TANWALL
    TANWALL
    MOUNTAIN
    27.5X2.30
    TB85925400
    27.5X2.30
    58-584
    60
    FOLDABLE
    941
    DUAL
    60
    EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    27.5X2.30
    TB85925100
    27.5X2.30
    58-584
    60
    FOLDABLE
    945
    3C MAXXTERRA
    60
    3C/EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    27.5X2.50WT
    TB00219900
    27.5X2.50WT
    63-584
    60
    FOLDABLE
    926
    DUAL
    50
    EXO/TR/TANWALL
    TANWALL
    MOUNTAIN
    27.5X2.50WT
    TB85975000
    27.5X2.50WT
    63-584
    60
    FOLDABLE
    942
    DUAL
    50
    EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    27.5X2.50WT
    TB85975100
    27.5X2.50WT
    63-584
    60
    FOLDABLE
    962
    3C MAXXTERRA
    50
    3C/EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    27.5X2.50WT
    TB00112100
    27.5X2.50WT
    63-584
    120
    FOLDABLE
    969
    3C MAXXTERRA
    50
    3C/EXO+/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    27.5X2.50WT
    TB85975200
    27.5X2.50WT
    63-584
    60
    FOLDABLE
    1015
    3C MAXXGRIP
    50
    3C/EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    27.5X2.50WT
    TB85975300
    27.5X2.50WT
    63-584
    120X2
    FOLDABLE
    1200
    3C MAXXGRIP
    50
    3C/DD/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    27.5X2.50WT
    TB85975700
    27.5X2.50WT
    63-584
    60X2
    FOLDABLE
    1290
    3C MAXXGRIP
    50
    3C/DH/TR
    BLACK
    DOWNHILL
    27.5X2.60
    TB91146300
    27.5X2.60
    66-584
    120
    FOLDABLE
    929
    3C MAXXTERRA
    40
    3C/EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    27.5X2.60
    TB91146200
    27.5X2.60
    66-584
    60
    FOLDABLE
    993
    DUAL
    40
    EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    27.5X2.60
    TB00093700
    27.5X2.60
    66-584
    120
    FOLDABLE
    1015
    3C MAXXTERRA
    40
    3C/EXO+/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    27.5X2.80
    TB96908000
    27.5X2.80
    71-584
    120
    FOLDABLE
    992
    3C MAXXTERRA
    35
    3C/EXO/TR
    BLACK
    FAT BIKE/PLUS TIRES
    27.5X2.80
    TB96908100
    27.5X2.80
    71-584
    60
    FOLDABLE
    1024
    DUAL
    35
    EXO/TR
    BLACK
    FAT BIKE/PLUS TIRES
    27.5X2.80
    TB00093800
    27.5X2.80
    71-584
    120
    FOLDABLE
    1081
    3C MAXXTERRA
    35
    3C/EXO+/TR
    BLACK
    FAT BIKE/PLUS TIRES
    29
    29X2.30
    TB96785000
    29X2.30
    58-622
    60
    FOLDABLE
    1012
    DUAL
    60
    EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    29X2.30
    TB96785100
    29X2.30
    58-622
    60
    FOLDABLE
    1015
    3C MAXXTERRA
    60
    3C/EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    29X2.30
    TB96785400
    29X2.30
    58-622
    120X2
    FOLDABLE
    1197
    3C MAXXTERRA
    60
    3C/DD/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    29X2.50WT
    TB00220100
    29X2.50WT
    63-622
    60
    FOLDABLE
    1000
    DUAL
    50
    EXO/TR/TANWALL
    TANWALL
    MOUNTAIN
    29X2.50WT
    TB96800300
    29X2.50WT
    63-622
    60
    FOLDABLE
    1010
    3C MAXXTERRA
    50
    3C/EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    29X2.50WT
    TB00112000
    29X2.50WT
    63-622
    120
    FOLDABLE
    1037
    3C MAXXTERRA
    50
    3C/EXO+/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    29X2.50WT
    TB00144000
    29X2.50WT
    63-622
    60
    FOLDABLE
    1066
    3C MAXXGRIP
    50
    3C/EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    29X2.50WT
    TB96800000
    29X2.50WT
    63-622
    60
    FOLDABLE
    1073
    DUAL
    50
    EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    29X2.50WT
    TB96800600
    29X2.50WT
    63-622
    120X2
    FOLDABLE
    1221
    3C MAXXTERRA
    50
    3C/DD/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    29X2.50WT
    TB00132600
    29X2.50WT
    63-622
    120X2
    FOLDABLE
    1288
    3C MAXXGRIP
    50
    3C/DD/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    29X2.50WT
    TB96800700
    29X2.50WT
    63-622
    60X2
    FOLDABLE
    1374
    3C MAXXGRIP
    50
    3C/DH/TR
    BLACK
    DOWNHILL
    29X2.60
    TB00032600
    29X2.60
    66-622
    120
    FOLDABLE
    999
    3C MAXXTERRA
    40
    3C/EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    29X2.60
    TB00220000
    29X2.60
    66-622
    60
    FOLDABLE
    1037
    DUAL
    40
    EXO/TR/TANWALL
    TANWALL
    MOUNTAIN
    29X2.60
    TB00032800
    29X2.60
    66-622
    60
    FOLDABLE
    1067
    DUAL
    40
    EXO/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    29X2.60
    TB00096400
    29X2.60
    66-622
    120
    FOLDABLE
    1087
    3C MAXXTERRA
    40
    3C/EXO+/TR
    BLACK
    MOUNTAIN
    29X3.00
    TB96834000
    29X3.00
    76-622
    120
    FOLDABLE
    1262
    3C MAXXTERRA
    30
    3C/EXO/TR
    BLACK
    FAT BIKE/PLUS TIRES

    3C MaxxTerra

    An intermediate compound configuration used in select mountain tires. 3C MaxxTerra is softer and offers more traction than 3C MaxxSpeed, yet provides better treadwear and less rolling resistance than MaxxGrip.

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    3C MaxxGrip

    3C MaxxGrip uses the softest rubber compounds to offer the ultimate in grip and slow rebound properties for unparalleled traction in downhill applications.

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    EXO

    An extremely cut-resistant and abrasion-resistant material added to the sidewalls of select mountain tires. This densely woven fabric is also lightweight and highly flexible, ensuring that the performance of the tire remains unaffected. Choose EXO Protection for exceptionally rocky, treacherous trails where the chance of sidewall cuts and abrasions is high.

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    EXO+

    Our EXO+ construction combines two of our best puncture protection materials: SilkShield and EXO. The SilkShield layer runs from bead-to-bead with a layer of EXO along the sidewalls. Combined, these two materials create EXO+ which improves tread puncture protection by 27%; sidewall durability by 51%; and resistance to pinch flats by 28%.

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    Double Down (DD)

    DoubleDown (DD) is the next step in the evolution of the dual-ply tire casing for enduro racing. Two 120 TPI casing layers reinforced with a butyl insert provide the enduro racer with the support and protection of a downhill tire, but in a lighter package.

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    Wide Trail

    Wide Trail (WT) construction optimizes the tire’s tread layout and profile on today’s modern, wider rims. Traditional tires are designed around older, narrower rims and can create an overly square tire profile, leading to less than optimal performance. WT tires are optimized for a 35mm inner rim width but are proven to work over a range from 30-35mm inner rim widths, depending on the rider’s preference.

    Maxxis Wide Trail XC tires are optimized for use with 30mm internal width rims, but they will perform well on rims as narrow as 25mm. Maxxis does not recommend rims wider than 30mm or narrower than 25mm

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    Tubeless Ready

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    Super Tacky (ST)

    Super Tacky (ST) is a special low-rebound, high-traction compound used in select mountain tires.

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    Downhill (DH)

    Two layers of casing material are used from bead to bead, providing additional protection and sidewall stiffness for downhill applications.

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