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 Post subject: RM Blizzard fork advice
PostPosted: Tue Apr 24, 2018 5:10 am 
Dirt Disciple

Joined: Sun Jul 15, 2012 3:50 am
Posts: 96
Location: Tasmania
Hi good folk.

I have a '03 Blizzard frame (19.5") ... and it's missing a fork.

I would like to use a rigid fork ... can I please have your advice? (axle to crown length, or any particular fork model I can type into 'MTB wanted')

Thanks in advance.

Best. Frank

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PostPosted: Tue Apr 24, 2018 6:57 pm 
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Joined: Tue Jan 03, 2012 7:52 pm
Posts: 1491
Location: the Netherlands
I have the same frame and same size, still a great rider! Bulletproof tubing and very nice handling! I believe it was build for forks with 80mm travel or maybe even less. I have it mounted with 100mm travel and that's a bit too much to be honest. See the pics in my build thread. A white rigid fork should look great but I'm not really aware on which axle to crown length you should go for. I would guess in the range of 450mm.

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