Mountain Biking - ok so i need some help here....
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12-01-06, 08:59 AM
This summer i was riding near Durango,Colorado on a brand new 06 big hit and jumped off a 15ft. drop and the "170mm Marzocchi Drop-Off Triple Fork" snapped in half
what should i replace them with?
and then i have my junk bike 04 Haro 8.2 that needs alittle better forks cuz it has Marzocchi EXR Pro forks and its making weird noises everytime i compress them
its like a scrapping noise
so any input on this would be nice
12-01-06, 09:44 AM
Well, I don't know much about forks that are good for 15ft drops (good god), but it sounds like all that other fork needs is a servicing, perhaps some new oil? Bring it to a bike shop and see what they say, could save you some bucks.
12-01-06, 10:27 AM
replace fork with brain
12-01-06, 04:46 PM
15ft is that pinkbike ft? man youd need some thing like thishttp://www.jensonusa.com/store/product/FK406A11-Fox+40+07.aspx
12-01-06, 05:29 PM
A DC fork should defiantly be able to handle a 15 footer, I'm guessing he probably cased the landing.
Anyway I would suggest anything from the Marzocchi 66 line, SC on a Big Hit rides so well.
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