Terminology help...

rogue pieman
rogue pieman Posts: 77
edited August 2009 in MTB beginners

Can someone explain to me what is ment by steerer length, please?

I've spotted these little beauties for sale Rockshox Fork, and I'm wondering if that 185mm they're quoting is to big/small/wide/narrow for my current deathtrap.

Ta in advance.
Gerrin! Love owt like that, me.

Malty goodness