Fox Shox 36 Talas RC2 2010 Forks

5/5 (4 Reviews)


Product Description

  • Optional 1.5" taper or 1.5" straight steerer
  • TALAS III travel adjust 160.130.100
  • 20QR Thru axle system
  • Post style disc brake mounting
  • Integrated disc brake cable guide


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Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by VTSession a All Mountain Rider from Boston

Date Reviewed: March 30, 2012

Strengths:    Stiff, light, plush, adjustable suspicion works well, plenty of adjustments to get the right feel, can be used for any type of riding.

Weaknesses:    Umm none really.....

Bottom Line:   
I was really looking to drop weight off my bike but still have a sturdy fork I could use for any trail situation. It took awhile to find a deal on these forks but I'm happy I went with the Fox.

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Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $600.00

Purchased At:   eBay

Similar Products Used:   Rock Shox Lyrik, Domain 318

Bike Setup:   SC Butcher - 36 Talas RC2, X9, Thomson post and stem, Hayes brakes, Maxxis tires, Time pedals, Transition wheels, Race Face bar, SLX cranks.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by blacky1 a Racer from Los Angeles, CA USA

Date Reviewed: November 1, 2010

Strengths:    Stiff, accurate steering. Super adjustable without being overly confusing or finicky.

Weaknesses:    None, just make sure you spend time watching their videos and manuals. All the info you need to set them up properly is really there. Be patient, too many people fault suspension before doing proper setup!

Bottom Line:   
Great fork and one of THE very best choices for a 6 inch All Mountain setup.

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Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Similar Products Used:   Many forks, from older Fox TALAS models to Manitous, Rock Shox and Cannondale Lefties, I've used a lot!

Bike Setup:   Intense Tracer, XTR Dual Control Drivetrain, Easton Havoc Wheels

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by mentawais a Weekend Warrior from Macaé,Rio de Janeiro,Brazil

Date Reviewed: June 27, 2010

Strengths:    PLUSH,160/130/100 MM,Stiff,20 MM quick release

Bottom Line:   
IT IS A PERFECT MACH TO BLUR LTC!

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Favorite Trail:   Moreira SANA

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $980.00

Purchased At:   Cambria bikes

Similar Products Used:   2008 FOX 36,2009 FOX 36,Marzzoch 66 SL,Revelation 140 mmm dual air,etc

Bike Setup:   BLUR LT Carbon,RP23,Avid EXLIGIR CR,Crossmaxx ST,thopsom Masterpice,Mountain king 2,4 FR,Crossmark 2,1 Rear,XTR Crankset,shifts,etc

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by mpathic a Downhiller from Quadra

Date Reviewed: March 18, 2010

Strengths:    Loving this fork. Doesn't seem to suffer from previous Talas problems, adjustability is reliable and it's tuneability is sweet.

Weaknesses:    Haven't experienced any yet.

Bottom Line:   
Had an 08 Talas which had the nasty habit of losing travel during descents, but I've been hammering the 2010 for 6 months now under different riding conditions from dirt jumping to north shore to epic riding and it's been 100% reliable. Fox are still made in north america and I got this fork for an awesome deal online last fall so the value is excellent. I have had zero problems and I love the feel of it. I use the adjustable travel on a daily basis and have yet to have any issue.

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Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $800.00

Purchased At:   online

Similar Products Used:   Marzocchi, Rock Shox, older Fox

Bike Setup:   2009 Intense SS w/ Fox DHX 5 coil

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