FOX Racing Shox 32 Float 29 120 3Pos-Adj FIT4 Fork (51mm Rake) – 2016

Travel: 120 mm
Stanchion Material: Kashima-coated aluminum
Lower Material: magnesium

Within the ever-excitable enduro market, suspension of not up to six inches is regularly regarded as insufficient for trail use. FOX Racing Shox humbly disagrees, offering the completely overhauled 32 Waft 29 120 3Pos-Adj FIT4 Fork with 51mm as defense of its opinion. As a model series, the 32 Waft’s evidence is pretty hard to argue with, with its up to date line of argument culminating in an XC win at Albstadt under a certain French legend. Even supposing you shouldn’t have the legs of Absalon, although, the 32Float’s customized rake and up to date air spring and damper system will provide the entire room you want to carve out your personal XC palmares. A fork with 51mm of rake decreases the bike’s trail, which leads to less “dead” space between the steering axis and the hub. The design is an try to offset the floppy, low-speed steering issues that arise from the longer trails produced by lately’s taller wheels and slack geometries, so handling stays 26er-sharp at all speeds, whether mountaineering, ripping, or cleaning switchbacks and tricky terrain. Without reference to its rake, a tiny-stanchioned fork’s real job is to disappear at the trail. A lighter, stiffer chassis helps the 32 Waft toward this goal, making it FOX’s absolute best featherweight, barely-there option for the aggressive XC climber who prefers the middle-ground of 27. 5-inch wheels. FOX also lightens the weight with the brand new Waft Air Spring, which is now a dual-chambered, self-equalizing affair as an alternative of the half air, half coil setup of the previous model. At the same time as the up to date air spring and lighter chassis are the important thing material changes, the brand new Fit4 damper adjustment system represents a change in functional philosophy. Fit4 toggles between Firm, Medium, and Open settings, with the latter of the three proving essentially the most useful since it encompasses the variety once divided between the old CTD system’s Descend and Trail settings. Open also comprises 22 adjustable sub settings so you’ll keep the brand new 32 Waft’s five glorious inches of Go back and forth wide o…
Go back and forth: 120 mm
Stanchion Material: Kashima-coated aluminum
Lower Material: magnesium
Wheel Size: 29 in
Steer Tube Diameter: 1-1/8 – 1-1/2 in