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Old 04-11-12, 08:25 AM
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Taking a carbon fiber fork off small drops

What is the risk of going over drops of a few inches with the carbon fiber fork on a Trek 7.5 FX? Will it crack and catastrophically fail?
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Old 04-11-12, 10:15 AM
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What is the risk of going over drops of a few inches with the carbon fiber fork on a Trek 7.5 FX? Will it crack and catastrophically fail?
Negligible and No (respectively).
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Plan ahead,
your back side well back over the rear wheel to reduce the weight on the front,
when it comes back down.
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