The RockShox SID XX just keeps getting better.This year, The SID XX has dropped 100 grams.The ultimate race fork has been upgraded with The new Motion Control DNA damping system. Motion Control is lightweight and performance oriented.The XLOC remote allows youTo lockout your fork at a moment’s notice.The Dual Flow rebound and factory set compression damping makeThis a no- nonsense systemThat gives excellent small bump compliance forThe bumpy ride.The 15mm Maxle light and Blackbox carb
Strengths: ~ Weighs 3.43lbs/1556g with 6.75" steer tube
~ Stiffer than SID XX World Cup
~ Tracks like a tank
~ Corners SOLID
~ XLoc lockout is top-notch
~ Dual Air chambers means infinite tunability
~ Plush, for a 10mm fork
~ Excellent small bump compliance
~ Uses all of its travel, without ever blowing through its stroke
~ Progressive ramp-up
~ Better service interval than equivalent Fox 32 F100 29 RLT
~ Maxle Light 15mm axle is beefy and solid
~ G2 version is about the finest 100mm tapered fork made
Weaknesses: ~ Dual Air no longer produced
The SID XX 29 World Cup may feel creamy and smooth - but you can still feel the carbon flex, on hard cornering. Not so, on the alloy steerer SID XX 29er. The plushness and infinite tune ability alone, is worth the price of admission. Although its primarily an XC fork - it can easily handle AM/Trail duties as well.
[COLOR=#444444][FONT=sans-serif]Managed to find a good deal on a set of 2012 120mm dual air SID XX's but really, 100mm is the sweet spot for my frame - does anyone know if its possible to change the travel on these?
I know that you could add/remove spacers on the older Rockshox and am pretty sure th ... Read More »
I am guessing it is a O.E.M. take off from a bike but I thought all the new forks had that metal plate that the race sits on ? I have never seen this in black with the old style hydraulic hose tab either and it is dual air.
Can anyone take a stab at it ?
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i apologize if there was a discussion/pics on this subject. i just got this fork for my 29 S-Works and installed it, but was wondering if i need to change the OEM bottom headset bearing (campy style) or anything else.
compared to stock setup, there is a larger gap between the frame and the fork. if ... Read More »
I am looking to purchase a 29er Rockshox SID XX WC fork with the 15mm in Black. I have seen them online and on other peoples bikes but I cannot seem to get a straight answer from Sram or my LBS. Are they available? Or is it an aftermarket type fork only? ie.. Niner/Speshy?Read More »