Marzocchi 55 RV 2011 Forks

5/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $399.00


Product Description

Marzocchi 55 RV Fork 2011: Steel coil spring system with external coil preload adjustability. RV oil damping: externally adjustable rebound control. Forged alloy, drop-design crown with a reinforced aluminum steerer tube. Black anodized...


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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Gman Jackson a Cross Country Rider from Prince George, British Columbia

Date Reviewed: May 12, 2011

Strengths:    Looks, feel, travel (for the cost), great rebound.

Weaknesses:    No air component, but that doesn't take anything away from the performance, just adds a bit of weight, but it's not noticable.

Bottom Line:   
For the price, you cannot beat this fork. It has 6.4" of travel and is insanely sturdy, no flex whatsoever. The knobs on the top are actually made of metal, and marzocchi finally fixed their problems for sure after the 2008-2009 models! It has excellent rebound control, and well looks sick. Super smooth going over rocks, and handles 5' drops with ease. Marzocchi doesn't disappoint.

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Favorite Trail:   A-Line

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $429.00

Purchased At:   Caps Bikes - Richmon

Similar Products Used:   Z5, Z1.

Bike Setup:   2001 Norco VPS Drop: Marzocchi 55 RV, Fox Float RP3, Truvativ Hussfelt crank, Axiom bar/stem, Shimano Deore Rapid Fire shifters, Kenda 2.35" knobbys.

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