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New fork for KHS flite 100

Old 11-05-10, 12:02 PM
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New fork for KHS flite 100

I just received a KHS flit 100 frame without fork. Any opinions on what kind of fork will handled best on the street... Should I get a track fork with similar 28mm rake (I think that is how they come on this bike???) Or should I get a road fork with more like 45mm rake?
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If you get a fork with more rake, you will reduce the trail and the bike will be unstable. Also, what size frame is it? I think the smaller size frames had a slacker head angle and more fork rake, but not as much as 45mm.
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Old 11-05-10, 12:15 PM
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57cm frame.
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i put a nashbar carbon threaded fork on it. works well. cheap.
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I like that nashbar fork, but the rake is 43mm and the above post says to stay away from that much rake.
I see origin 8 has a track fork with 38mm rake at a good price.
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