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PostPosted: Mon Sep 02, 2013 11:01 pm 
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Building up a crit bike (CAAD9) and will need a fork. I have a lead on a 1.0, the price is right, but I'm wondering if such a light fork will get squishy on me. Anyone have first hand experience?


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I've recently put a 1.0 in my CAAD9, to me it feels just as stiff as either the Slice Ultra fork or the Slice Si. I race and ride pretty aggressively and the fork has been great. The handling seems unchanged. Looks fantastic, nice crown to headtube transition.

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 02, 2013 11:11 pm 
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I have one on my R3SL. Works fine. Seems about as stiff as the old Wolf SL and the 3T warranty replacement.


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No problems whatsoever. Maybe if you weighed 260 lb :P


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