The RockShox XC 28TK Mg is RockShox new line of entry level forks.The XC 28 offers excellent performance without putting a dent in your checkbook. Upgrade your stock forkToThe XC 28, and enjoy added pedaling efficiency.The coil spring provides smooth, reliable suspensionThat oughtTo last you for many riding seasonsTo come! Technical Specifications: Intended Use: XC 26” Wheels Standard post- mount disc brake mounts accept 6” rotors without adaptors Spring: Coil Front Axle
Strengths: -Good price
-Decent features for a budget fork (TurnKey lockout, rebound damping)
Weaknesses: -Heavy (although not much more than similarly priced forks)
-possible reliability issues
The simplest way to describe the fork is that it works, not terribly well but not bad either. My fork came stock on a 2012 Kona Fire Mountain and within the first month, the lockout was permanently stuck. The lockout mechanism was quickly replaced on warranty and has not been a problem since. I would not particularly recommend this fork as an upgrade but I would not worry if it comes stock.
I have a rockshox xc28 on my new 2013 rockhopper. I was wondering how exactly I'm supposed to adjust the rebound? I know it's the little knob on the bottom, but since it pulls out, am I supposed to twist it multiple times, or is it only supposed to be done 90 degrees? Because if I accidentally pulle ... Read More »
I think I have no luck with them.
Top left preload knob gives me no differences and when I play with it, it seems turning won't stop. no click sound.
and right bottom rebound adjustment, I have no idear how to do it.
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Which setup would You prefer the most for 26" XC ? 42/30 versus 40/28 ?? Which setup is the most popular among 26" bikes with 2x10 drive ??
Builting new bike on merida onine frame, gonna use it mostly on flat terrain (road/mud - forest trails) and some trips to the mountians on steeper trails) Al ... Read More »
I came across this last night. No course details yet on bikereg but here is the link. I have an idea of the course because I rode the proposed course with the organizers. Anyone know what the final route will be? Def have to do this one! Limited to 100 people so sign up early. Who is in?
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