Enve 1.0 - stiff enough to race?

Discuss light weight issues concerning road bikes & parts.
Post Reply
Posts: 85
Joined: Fri Dec 30, 2011 10:02 pm

by FastforaSlowGuy

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?

Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk - now Free
Seven 622 SLX
Colnago C50 Extreme Power
Zanconato CX

User avatar
Posts: 268
Joined: Tue Apr 26, 2011 8:09 pm
Location: London

by Maximilian

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.

I say go for it

by Weenie

Posts: 2196
Joined: Tue Nov 11, 2003 9:47 pm
Location: Santa Cruz, California, USA

by eric

I have one on my R3SL. Works fine. Seems about as stiff as the old Wolf SL and the 3T warranty replacement.

Posts: 1344
Joined: Thu Jan 03, 2008 6:14 am
Location: by Crystal Springs (Sawyer Creek Trail)

by justkeepedaling

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

Post Reply
  • Similar Topics
    Last post