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    Can I adjust my suspension travel while riding ?

    So, is it safe to reach down to my fork and adjust the suspension travel to either lock it completely or unlock it completely while doing some 5 to 10 mph, or more ?

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    yes.

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    just pay attention to where your going

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    Depends on the fork and how those adjustments are controlled, but it's definitely possible.
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    If it's something you feel you need to do regularly and frequently, some fork models have add-on cable accessories that allow you to do that from the handle bar. I can't be bothered to find out which one's they are, but I've seen them...

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    Heck, I've adjusted/ unlocked it while bombing down rough terrain- safe? Probably not...
    Why is going slower harder?

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    Fox TALAS (the ones with the 3 position control) seem the easiest to adjust without a remote, really smooth. Others can be a bit of a pain & some older ones like the Manitou Minute coil forks would only adjust one way, as you needed the weight off them as you wound the adjuster to extend them.

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    Just don't ever try to adjust your suspension mid-huck.
    Even if it is a 5-10mph one.

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