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Old 01-24-13, 03:48 PM   #1
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Rockshox Revelation Dual Air help

Just put one of these forks on a hardtail and am having some trouble getting to it to feel right. Ive always ran fox forks so the rockshox is new to me and the dual air chamber is a bit of a mystery. Currently running about 10psi in more in the - air chamber as ive read its supposed to help it feel more plush. Last ride the fork still felt very harsh. Sag is about 25% currently. Any help is appreciated. And as far as the rebound adjustment, is it the red knob on the bottom of the fork leg like fox?
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Old 01-24-13, 11:02 PM   #2
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Yes on the rebound.

You've got the theory right. More - air will help "suck" the fork down a touch more.

Best tip- ride with a shock pump for a bit (if you don't already) and play around with the pressures to figure out how you want it.

I ended up settled on about 10psi more in my + chamber on mine.
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Best tip- ride with a shock pump for a bit (if you don't already) and play around with the pressures to figure out how you want it.

I ended up settled on about 10psi more in my + chamber on mine.
+1 trying different pressure settings. When I was riding RS dual-air forks, I preferred even pressure in the chambers.

Might also want to try slowing down the rebound adjustment. A rebound setting that is too fast can feel harsh over repetitive bumps.
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Thanks for the suggestions. Going to take the shock pump with me on the next ride and fiddle with it.
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