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 Post subject: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 3:32 am 
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Not much turns up for the Edge 1.0 fork, other than a few generic positive reviews. I'm looking at forks and am leaning towards a 2.0, however I'm curious about the 1.0. It seems to be a bit lighter and a bit stiffer, but I was wondering about durability. Not planning on doing any cross or mtb, but I have been known to go down the random crappy dirt road. Anyone have an opinion on whether the 1.0 leans too far towards the weenie side of weight weenie?

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 Post subject: Re: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 3:35 am 
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I have the 2.0 which is heavier, but stiffer as well. I love it, but I can't give you a comparison to the 1.0.

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 Post subject: Re: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
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 Post subject: Re: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 4:00 am 
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How big are you?

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 Post subject: Re: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 6:41 am 
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I don't know if the 1.0 is too far to the weenie side, but the 2.0 is not. For the last couple of years there has been no tandem carbon fork, and the single bike fork pressed into tandem service by most every tandem maker has been the ENVE 2.0.


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 Post subject: Re: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 11:03 am 
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The 1.0 is a well built fork and very durable. I have both and in terms of ride quality and stiffness I cannot tell a difference.


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 Post subject: Re: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 11:15 am 
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I spoke with Enve last week on just this question. According to them, both forks test the same in terms of ride and stiffness. The 1.0 is lighter and more expensive. That's the basic differentiating factor between the two.


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 Post subject: Re: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 12:56 pm 
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parlee_Z1 wrote:
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I'm 158ish.

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 Post subject: Re: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 3:13 pm 
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I"m about the same and I prefer the 1.0 vs. the 2.0. A bit smoother. No issues with durability either way. Great forks.

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 Post subject: Re: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 3:24 pm 
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I had an new 1.0, uncut it weighed about 350g (no where near the 296 claimed) or about the same weight of my cut 2.0. so I sold it.

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 Post subject: Re: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 3:51 pm 
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Cut to 160mm my 1.0 weighs 254 grams about 35 grams less than the 2.0 cut to same length.


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 Post subject: Re: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 6:32 pm 
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I can't comment on either fork...yet. Earlier this week I made the mistake (?) of checking out the "dark deals" on their site, and now my ride is one Fed Ex truck away from a 1.0 makeover. If you're not picky about which logos your fork has it is definitely worth checking out.


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 Post subject: Re: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 7:11 pm 
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Jason at Edge/Enve told me the 2.0 was stiffer :noidea:

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 Post subject: Re: Edge/Enve 1.0 vs 20
PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 7:22 pm 
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My Enve 1.0 came in at 306g's. I already have the Edge 2.0 on my steel bike. Cosmetically, the standard of finish on the 1.0 is far superior to the 2.0. Along with the Look HSC5, the 2's the best I've ridden on. Cannot give a judgement on the 1.0 as it's going on a TI frame that's not built up yet.

If the 1.0 rides as well as it's finished, then I'll be happy.


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