Spinner SUS R Rear Shock

2.67/5 (3 Reviews)
Weight : 370 grams

Product Description

  • Lightweight air spring
  • Adjustable rebound
  • Hydraulic damper
  • 165mm or 190mm length
  • 38mm or 51 mm travel

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Reviews 1 - 3 (3 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:2
Submitted by Charles a Weekend Warrior from Albuquerque NM USA

Date Reviewed: May 21, 2007

Strengths:    cheap.
decent composition.

Weaknesses:    leaked air after no hard use.

Bottom Line:   
I've had my bike for about a year and a half and had no problems with the Sus-R. However, I noticed that it started to leak air and would hold for a few days but eventually would leak out over night. I do mostly street riding getting to and from work so I hadn't abused it very hard at all. It is an ok rear shock but its durability is something else. If you need a cheap shock this might work. Check out www.twowheelogic.com they have it for about $95. I'm actually purchasing another to replace the one that broke. Mostly because I paid $600 for the bike and I don't want to pay $300 for a rear shock.

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Duration Product Used:   2 Years

Purchased At:   North East Cyclery

Bike Setup:   Diamondback XSL 05 comp.

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:1
Submitted by JBP a Weekend Warrior from NJ

Date Reviewed: February 12, 2007

Strengths:    light, plush

Weaknesses:    durability, customer service

Bottom Line:   
The shock performed flawlessly on my maiden ride in the store lot. On my second ride, the shock blew while circling my car in the park's parking lot. I didn't even get the chance to ride it on dirt. Customer service does not exist. Several phone calls by my bike shop only reached the answering machine. A week has passed and the bike is still in the shop waiting.

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Similar Products Used:   fox float

Bike Setup:   stock 2006 raleigh phase

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by matthew a Weekend Warrior from obx, North Carolina, USA

Date Reviewed: October 13, 2006

Strengths:    Light weight (370grams for the 190mm)Has held up to a lot of abuse. Very easy to tune. Very smooth

Weaknesses:    NONE SO FAR

Bottom Line:   
This is for the 2005 spinner SUS-R 190mm
It doesnt have a lot of features like propedal, svp or lockout but I have done nothing but abuse this poor thing and it keeps asking for more. I have done many 6+ foot drops and it still holds air. So I cant ask for much more. Great air shock

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Favorite Trail:   Freadom park, VA.

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Purchased At:   Came on bike

Similar Products Used:   fox tales

Bike Setup:   2005 Diamondback xsl comp, xtr shifters,derailers,and cables,xt cogg set, Manitou min.3 front fork, carbon fiber seat post and handle bar, fsa carbon pro crank, crankbrothers sl candy pedals, hope wheel set with mavrik 717 rims, hayes mx1 disc brakes, spinner sus-r rear shock

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