Marzocchi boss 50 Older Rear Shocks

4.8/5 (5 Reviews)


Product Description

Marzocchi boss 50


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Reviews 1 - 5 (5 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by The Maddoctor a Downhiller from Graz, AUT

Date Reviewed: April 1, 2001

Strengths:    plush, good adjustability, looks great

Weaknesses:    none so far

Bottom Line:   
rather cheap, perfect working shock, it performs just sweet. I don't think there's any better shock for this price. though it's a little heavy

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Duration Product Used:   6 months

Purchased At:   Pech

Similar Products Used:   Rock Shox, Fox

Bike Setup:   Hitec SLK Freeride (www.hitec-bikes.com), Jr. T '01

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Atom Very Atom a Cross Country Rider from Rockville, MD, USA

Date Reviewed: November 16, 2000

Strengths:    Plush, durability, Nice blue color, Nice Dials.

Weaknesses:    not too ligth

Bottom Line:   
These cool shocks are custom made for Catamount Corp. I am not sure if they sell it on retailer.

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Favorite Trail:   Any trail

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Purchased At:   Come with the bike

Similar Products Used:   Fox, Rock Shox

Bike Setup:   Catamount MFS, Manitou SX-R

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by RastaMTB a Cross Country Rider from San Diego, CA USA

Date Reviewed: June 10, 2000

Strengths:    Tough & dependable, nothing to break that I can see. Excellent for a stiff XC ride, I don't know how good for hardcore DH running.

Weaknesses:    Heavy

Bottom Line:   
Nice match, now I havce Marzocchi in front and back! Heavier than the super light AD-8. That was a nice shock, actually even plusher than the Marz, but blew a seal like a zit on the forehead of a 15 year old. Reliability is important! The spring match for my body weight is quite stiff, but does soak up the hits very nice. The rebound damping is superb and e-z to adjust!

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Favorite Trail:   Today...San Juan

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Similar Products Used:   Cane Creek AD-8, Fox Alps4 (sucked,sorry)

Bike Setup:   Catamount MFS, Marzocchi Z-2 Atom Bomb Front

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Mark Littler a Downhiller from Crewe Cheshire England

Date Reviewed: March 14, 2000

Strengths:    Plusher than a plush thing in a plush pot of grease

Weaknesses:    none, that I know of

Bottom Line:   
This shock is cheap, it works beter than any Rock Shox or FOx, and has a superb action, it performs well going fast or slow no mater what bike its on!!!!!

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Favorite Trail:   Snowdon

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Bike Setup:   DH only AC etc

Overall Rating:5
Submitted by mtBK a Downhiller from Portoroz,Slovenia

Date Reviewed: December 25, 1999

Strengths:    
reliability


Weaknesses:    
none


Bottom Line:   
strong,reliable,good-working(plush,very good adjustability,no leaking) rear shock

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Favorite Trail:   
Maribor,DH WC#2 in 99

Duration Product Used:   
tested or demo'ed only

Similar Products Used:   
Rock Shox's shit!


Bike Setup:   
almost all from RS,all Marzocchies,few from FOX

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