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Hi,

I recently discovered the Reba 29 as an 90-120 air u-turn version, sporting the Maxle lite, even blackbox Moco.
I might buy one to sixtynine my Heckler.
I didn´t know there was a uturn 29er fork from RockShox.
I also didn´t find anything about it on the board here.

My other option would be the 2011 Fox Talas 29. But it´s 2.5 times the $$ of the Reba and only QR15.

I somewhat fear that this version of the Reba might be a phantom as I´ve never heard of it.

Anyone seen this fork in person, tried it or owned it?

Greetings Znarf
 

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Yep, been riding one for awhile and it works great, the uturn option has been available all along. For some goofy reason they only offered it with the poplock remote when I bought mine, maybe that's changed? If you don't want that you can mod the damper tho there are a few threads around that talk about it, I did the mod and it was pretty easy.
 

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I've got one also.

The pushlock is annoying because you can't adjust the slow speed compression. i replaced it with and old pop lock that got this setting, wich is much better.

The Uturn thing works, but it needs 6 full turns to go though the 30mm. So it is usable for mountain ridding (one long climb, one long downhill), but can't be used for rolling terrain.
 

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mine works well.

no remote lock out, what i prefer to avoid all the mess on the handlebars. weighs about 1850g is i remember correctly. the u-turn reduced the front nicely for long climbs, TA makes a lot of sense for a longer travel 29er fork and the performance of the rebas is IMO much better than the fox (never uses full travel).
 

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Those are all good news.

I´ll get one. I´ve had lots of Rock Shox forks over the past decade. I like how easy they are to maintain and service.

And of course at half the price of a 29 Talas it´s a no brainer.


Greetings and thanks a lot!
Znarf
 
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