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i need new forks but which one?

mkfmkf Posts: 242
edited January 2010 in MTB buying advice
my pace forks rc40 are cream cracked so i need to replace them.
CR doing a great deal on the DT Swiss XMC 130 quick release thru bolt
anyone had experance with these forks
also fancy the Rockshox Revelation 426 Air U-Turn 110-140
what do you guys and girls think which ones better fork

"DT Swiss thru bolt - The DT Swiss thru bolt system is 100 % compatible with the quick release standard. Instead of a thin 5mm shaft, the DT Swiss thru bolt is an alloy bolt with a diameter of 9mm on the front hub"
i'm confussed with the above statment fail to see how a 9mm bolt can fit into a 5mm hole that a 5mm shaft sits in

also i have i s mount calipers can i get a convertion to post mount

thanks all in advance :wink:


  • nicklousenicklouse Posts: 50,675 Lives Here
    they use a an axle that is the Qr as well.

    Spesh have a similar thing as DT.

    yes but you will need a 20mm bigger disc.

    Forks no comment.
    "Do not follow where the path may lead, Go instead where there is no path, and Leave a Trail."
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