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New Ritchey carbon fork availability(4 posts)

New Ritchey carbon fork availabilityPDF
Jul 28, 2003 3:33 PM
Has anyone seen the new Ritchey carbon fork being sold anywhere? Retail or the net?
Jul 29, 2003 6:04 AM
haven't heard anything about a carbon fork. do you have a link? have heard about a possible carbon bar though.
Jul 29, 2003 3:00 PM
No link yet. Its in their (Ritcheys) latest print catalog that I picked up off the counter at Excel this past Saturday. It has "BLAT" technology which stands for Boundry Layer Aerodynamic Technology or something to the effect. They claim it is akin to dimples on a golf ball to cut through the wind better. Form the picture in the catalog (with a "NEW!" sign next to it) it looks like the BLAT treatment is on the inside of the fork where the tire is.
Jul 30, 2003 7:00 AM
cool beans. i've bought a few ritchey items over the last year (bar, stem, mtb pedals) and they are real good about replying to emails. (w/in hours). email contact is: