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 Post subject: Interesting fork
PostPosted: Tue May 24, 2011 1:20 pm 
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a cross between amp fork and lefty's

http://www.gizmag.com/suntour-swing-shock-suspension-fork-for-commuter-bikes/18607/


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PostPosted: Tue May 24, 2011 1:33 pm 
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Clearly designed for rough roads as opposed to roots and rocks, the coil-sprung fork provides 30 millimeters of travel, with adjustable preload.


30mm travel puts hairs on your chest. RC-35 users will tell you!


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PostPosted: Sun May 29, 2011 3:03 am 
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reckon your better off with a carbon rigid


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PostPosted: Sun May 29, 2011 4:02 am 
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Ugh. Hipster drool everywhere.

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PostPosted: Sun May 29, 2011 6:20 pm 
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Very nice :D Very nice indeed 8)
I WANT ONE .


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PostPosted: Mon May 30, 2011 10:13 am 
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Drencrom wrote:
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Clearly designed for rough roads as opposed to roots and rocks, the coil-sprung fork provides 30 millimeters of travel, with adjustable preload.


30mm travel puts hairs on your chest. RC-35 users will tell you!


true that ;)


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PostPosted: Mon May 30, 2011 3:41 pm 
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Yeah, been looking at these and also the Rock Shox I-ride which is more of a headtube shock design.
http://www.retrobike.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?t=151271

that concept bike has given me some ideas though 8)


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PostPosted: Mon May 30, 2011 5:41 pm 
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Dyna Ti wrote:
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Very nice Very nice indeed
I WANT ONE .


I agree with above, that is one cool looking bike 8)


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