Unmatched in its class for stiffness, performance and value, the Rock Shox Recon Silver R coil fork makes high-end features accessible to everyday riders. Incorporating external rebound adjustment and the control that comes with 32mm upper tubes, the Recon Silver will take your riding to new places.
Wanted a longer travel fork for my old hardtail. I had to putz around with the preload and rebound to get the right settings. I also had to move the spacers around to lower my bars. Now I am very happy. Rolls right over tree roots and small logs.
I am thinking of upgrading my Suntour XCR fork. I don't want to buy used and want to keep the price under $300.
The Rock Shox Recon Silver TK will be $215 which includes shock pump and shipping.
The Suntour Raidon would be about $230 ($189 + $12 for shipping + $20-30 for shock pump which I do ... Read More »
Hello, I have a pair of Rockshox recon silver r's 2012 120mm travel.
I find that the spring is too light for my riding style. I have played around with numerous adjustmets between pre-load and rebound. My question is that if I swap out the spring for a stiffer version will the oil weight need chang ... Read More »
Hey MTBR, I recently purchased a Trance 29er X2 used and would like to setup the shocks. I dont have any of the manuals and Sram's website does not have any setup guides only service manuals.
I kindly ask anyone who owns one to give me setup instructions for these two items! I searched high and ... Read More »
is it worth it? the '99 RS judy c that came with it isn't really smoothing out anything on the downhill and being lightweight at 120# isn't helping... i'm seeing less than 63mm of travel. pretty sure the frame will take 100mm travel at the most as the fork back then had an option for 80mm and so giv ... Read More »
I recently purchased a 2011 Rockshox Recon Silver R for my 06 Diamondback Response sport and was interested in getting a lockout for it, I know the Recon Silver TK came stock with a lockout so is it possible to get a lockout installed on the R version?Read More »