Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About
It is currently Thu May 26, 2016 9:35 pm
Recently the board software has been updated and there are some known bugs/failures:
- Avatars are currently not being displayed ✔ FIXED
- Tapatalk connection is currently broken ✔ FIXED

If you find more errors please post it here: http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=139062


All times are UTC+01:00





Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 8 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2014 7:14 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Fri May 12, 2006 2:11 pm
Posts: 1308
Location: Bergen, Norway
Today I got a Fox Float 34 Factory CTD... fork that is 2000g + 15mm axle. 2000g is too much for me as a weightweenie and I'm planning to change it for next year. But to what?

It's a Trek Remedy 9 27,5" bike that now is at 11,7kg with Sram XX1, some Tune parts and so on. Will change the wheelset too and want to save at least 1kg on fork and wheels.

Looked at DT XMM 140 27,5", anyone know if it's good? Or is there any other light options?

_________________
/jonas l
http://cerrol.wordpress.com (my cyclingblog)


Top
   
PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2014 2:12 pm 
Offline

Joined: Thu Apr 10, 2014 11:06 pm
Posts: 30
The rockshox sid should be pretty light. and it looks cool with the black stanchions


Top
   
PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2014 2:48 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Sun Oct 07, 2012 2:39 am
Posts: 641
Location: Blacksburg, VA
Lefty? My EXM 150 TS 26", and XMM SS 120 29" are both great forks, too. Can't go wring with either brand.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk


Top
   
PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2014 3:48 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Fri May 12, 2006 2:11 pm
Posts: 1308
Location: Bergen, Norway
SID is not available in 140mm 27,5".

Lefty isn't so light in that size either.

_________________
/jonas l
http://cerrol.wordpress.com (my cyclingblog)


Top
   
PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2014 4:43 pm 
Offline

Joined: Wed Feb 02, 2011 3:48 am
Posts: 1413
150mm German A Xcite?


Top
   
PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2014 4:50 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Fri May 12, 2006 2:11 pm
Posts: 1308
Location: Bergen, Norway
Xcite is just available in 100 and 120mm now

_________________
/jonas l
http://cerrol.wordpress.com (my cyclingblog)


Top
   
PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2014 5:54 pm 
Offline

Joined: Sat Nov 10, 2007 4:23 am
Posts: 1067
Location: Poland/Toronto
Formula and Magura forks are in 1650g range + 50g for the axle.

Other one is DT Swiss that's on your list.

Chris.

_________________
MSC Koncept Carbon Di2 - 6955g
Leichtkraft Team Carbon - 6868g.


Top
   
PostPosted: Mon Aug 11, 2014 7:00 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Wed Sep 16, 2009 10:25 am
Posts: 233
Location: Australia
Personally I'm a big fan of DT Swiss forks, and they are generally very good weight vs stiffness.
Do it Cerro


Top
   
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 8 posts ] 

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. 140mm disk on 1" steel fork: strong enough?

in Road

Timo

14

420

Mon Mar 21, 2016 11:12 pm

Timo View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. LAUF FORK

in MTB

TALEO

0

566

Thu Jul 09, 2015 8:06 pm

TALEO View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Recomendation for fork?

in Road

Svetty

3

277

Mon Jan 25, 2016 3:03 pm

Svetty View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Enve 2.0 Fork

[ Go to page: 1 2 ]

in Road

beatle

17

1113

Sun Jan 10, 2016 1:32 pm

beatle View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Which Dedacciaistrada fork

in Road

Body

0

265

Thu Jun 04, 2015 3:06 pm

Body View the latest post


All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google Adsense [Bot] and 9 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited