Manitou R7 2010 Forks

5/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $500.00

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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by a Cross Country Rider from Edgerton, WI

Date Reviewed: December 28, 2009

Strengths:    Very easy to set up with head set,feather light,remote lockout,smoth ride.

Weaknesses:    $$$$$$$$$$$$

Bottom Line:   
this fork is awsome for cross country uses.

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Favorite Trail:   kettle morraine

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $380.00

Purchased At:   ebay

Similar Products Used:   none

Bike Setup:   salsa moto rapido

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Manitou R7 set-up for light rider

I just got a good deal on a Gary Fisher Marlin with a Manitou R7 (not sure of the model) fork for my 9 year old. He weighs 70 lbs. Right now I have the fork air pressure at 45 psi and it barely has enough force to over come the stiction on rebound as it comes back to fully extended. I admittedly ... Read More »

Manitou R7 Pro vs. Rock Shox Recon Silver TK??

I'm trying to decide between the Manitou R7 Pro and the Rock Shox Recon Silver TK. This will be used on a hard tail KHS frame casual trail riding, small jumps, etc. I'm leaning towards the slightly more expensive Manitou for 2 reasons: 1) Manitou is lighter (1620g compared to 2069g) 2) I've been u ... Read More »

HELP! What year is this Manitou R7?

Hi guys. I have this Manitou R7 which I consider a great fork. Its loosing some air and I`d like to know which year it is. I suspect is a 2007 but id like to read what you think. It`s important to mention that I live in Buenos Aires and MTB stuff is as much as 3 or even 4 times more expensive then i ... Read More »

Manitou R7 MRD locking out halfway through travel....How do I make it work again?

I've got a Manitou R7 MRD with the adjustable platform and air spring that has suddenly started getting half of it's travel. Even if I let all the air out of the fork and have it fully open on the platform it still seems to be stopping right about 60mm through it's 100mm travel. For the first 60mm i ... Read More »

Epicon vs Manitou R7 vs Minute Pro

Hi I currently have a SR suntour XCR hardtail, looking for a better fork, kinda tight on $$ but I am in China currently for work(stuff are cheap here) so I wonder to straight whack a Minute Pro 2013/2 (Is there any difference in the models based on year btw?) Or save my self some $$ and go with Epic ... Read More »

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