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Old 10-08-07, 05:48 AM   #1
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Carbon forks

Hi - I am looking to upgrade the forks on my road bike (Giant OCR4, 700c wheels, sometimes used for tri's) to something lighter, preferably carbon. Can anyone recommend something that won't kill my limited budget (100 or less)? I was looking at some ITM Visia for about 80. Your comments are most welcome!
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Old 10-11-07, 09:32 AM   #2
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Bueller? anyone Bueller?
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Old 10-16-07, 05:27 PM   #3
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I use Ebay for such,
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Hi - I am looking to upgrade the forks on my road bike (Giant OCR4, 700c wheels, sometimes used for tri's) to something lighter, preferably carbon. Can anyone recommend something that won't kill my limited budget (100 or less)? I was looking at some ITM Visia for about 80. Your comments are most welcome!
Hi BiggerBoat. TRy Wriggle cycles, I bought some carbon forks for under 40 there a few months ago, they were ITM 4EVER and are brilliant on my winter bike a carrera vanquish. PLUM.
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Hi - I am looking to upgrade the forks on my road bike (Giant OCR4, 700c wheels, sometimes used for tri's) to something lighter, preferably carbon. Can anyone recommend something that won't kill my limited budget (100 or less)? I was looking at some ITM Visia for about 80. Your comments are most welcome!
Hi BiggerBoat. TRy Wriggle cycles, I bought some carbon forks for under 40 there a few months ago, they were ITM 4EVER and are brilliant on my winter bike a carrera vanquish. PLUM.
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Thanks Plum! Would not have found that website.
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Hi BB,

Total Cycles as well. On ebay there are Look Carbon forks for under 80 buy now. An extremely light fork, more so then any others i've seen on the web for that price.

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Hi BiggerBoat. Sorry I spelt the suppliers name wrong, it should have been Wiggle Cycles. Was on the web last night,and they still have the carbon forks I mentioned.
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try: http://www.kinesisbikes.co.uk/index.php some lovely forks on there
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I'm now looking for carbon forks with a 1" steerer. There are only one or two on the web.

Does anyone know of a good providered of these?

Thanks,
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I'm now looking for carbon forks with a 1" steerer. There are only one or two on the web.

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It's a bit far away from Glasgow, but try : http://bricklanebikes.co.uk/
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1" Steerer carbon road forks

I had this exact same problem and ended up with some very swanky Easton all carbon forks with a 1" steerer tube.

They go for about 189 quid in the UK, choose a model from the link below then Google em.

http://www.eastonbike.com/PRODUCTS/FORKS/fork__top.html
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