New stuff

July 23, 2007 at 6:33 pm 1 comment

You all know that my bike is not the newest anymore. One of the components that shows it the most, is the front suspension fork. Not that it’s worn down, but it just pales in comparison to the newer forks on the market. My fork is very strong and it can take big hits. That’s about all there is to say about it. If you need a fork that is very smooth, adjustable and has plenty of travel, my fork is not it.

So I got me a new one. It hasn’t been installed yet, that will have to wait a couple of more days, but I still wanted to give you a sneak preview.

It’s the simplest model RockShox Pike 409 with coil spring.

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Entry filed under: Truly important stuff.

Let’s call it progress There it is

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  • 1. It’s so much better « Groundbreaking !  |  August 1, 2007 at 4:36 pm

    […] 1, 2007 My recently acquired RockShox Pike 409 coil-spring suspension fork has been installed, thanks to the help of a friendly colleague who happens to have a fully equipped […]

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