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Old 04-11-12, 06:42 AM
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fork length

hi, presently i m upgrading my bike, a giant expressions cr mo, i wanted to change the fork with an ahead one, so i ordered a surly cross check one, now i am noticing that my fork is about 2cm longer than the surly. will this affect heandling, geometry etc?

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Old 04-11-12, 10:19 AM
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Experiment.. try it and see.
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Old 04-11-12, 11:33 AM
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I doubt that 0.8" would make a significant difference in handling. The only way to tell for sure is to do it, though.
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Experiment.. try it and see.
i love this word, thanks
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