RST R1 2008 Forks

4/5 (2 Reviews)
Weight : 2.60 kg

Product Description

  • Steerer: 28.6mm aluminum 7050
  • Crown: Aluminum
  • Crown pitch: 138mm-dual
  • Stanchion: 36mm aluminum 7050
  • Travel: 180mm

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:3
Submitted by freeman23 a Weekend Warrior from phil.

Date Reviewed: September 4, 2009

Strengths:    acceptable.

Weaknesses:    none so far

Bottom Line:   
kinda good fork for less than $500. can hit big drops and rocky sections.

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Favorite Trail:   dope

Duration Product Used:   Tested or demo'ed only

Price Paid:    $400.00

Purchased At:   local shop

Similar Products Used:   marzzochi rc

Bike Setup:   dh/freeride

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Nathan Lulek a Downhiller from North Clarendon, VT

Date Reviewed: March 17, 2008

Strengths:    Great fork, plush, minimalist settings, low maintenance.

Weaknesses:    none

Bottom Line:   
Great fork at a great pricepoint. It only has a few adjustments to setup and after that it works great, a real set it and forget it fork, plus really low maintenance.

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Favorite Trail:   PH, Killington, CCFR@Shrewsbury

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $499.00

Purchased At:   RST USA

Similar Products Used:   Manitou Travis Triple Ti 180mm, Marzocchi 888RC 170mm

Bike Setup:   Custom 07 Stinky and a Custom 07 Howler

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