New fork

Questions about purchasing bicycles and parts

New fork

Postby Pushy » Sat Sep 22, 2007 9:30 pm

Just picked up a new fork for the bike. Giants price for the replacement fork for the TCR was close to $500. I liked the look of better and was $150 down from 300

sorry about the link... I tried
Posts: 994
Joined: Wed Aug 15, 2007 1:02 am
Location: Freo WA

by BNA » Sun Sep 23, 2007 11:25 am


Postby Aushiker » Sun Sep 23, 2007 11:25 am


Looks like a .... fork :-) How do you tell if it is better than xyz fork?

User avatar
Posts: 21254
Joined: Tue Jun 05, 2007 1:55 pm
Location: Fremantle, WA

Postby MountGower » Sun Sep 23, 2007 11:37 am

Error. This post can no longer be displayed.
Last edited by MountGower on Tue Feb 15, 2011 8:04 pm, edited 1 time in total.

Postby Pushy » Sun Sep 23, 2007 12:01 pm

MountGower wrote:If the driver of the vehicle that hit you is paying the bill I'd insist on the original fork, regardless of cost.

Absolutely right, but could not resist such a saving. Depending on the outcome of the police report (aportioning blame) I will quite likely get the TCR fork and keep the pro-lite fork for the Apollo.
As for which fork is better than another? Its anyone's guess, without any scientific standards for comparison, I'm basing my selection on appeal alone.
Posts: 994
Joined: Wed Aug 15, 2007 1:02 am
Location: Freo WA

Return to Buying a bike / parts

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], bychosis, dalai47, MichaelB

Popular Bike Shops
Wiggle Wiggle UK
Torpedo 7 Cycling Express
Ebay Ebay AU
Chain Reaction Cycles CRC UK

“Bicycles BNA Twitter
“Bicycles BNA Facebook
“Google+ BNA Google+
“Bicycles BNA Newsletter
“Bicycles BNA on Strava