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IF fork(2 posts)

IF forkKellyCross
May 4, 2002 8:55 PM
Just got a planet x & found the fork to shutter under medium to hard braking, it's so bad you could almost lose control of the front end & forget about actually stopping since the wheel is bouncing off the ground. Is this just a sexy looking fork that doesn't work?
re: IF forkpeter in NVA
May 5, 2002 11:48 AM
I have the same problem with my Ritchey Swiss Cross and watched it oscillate back and forth while braking around a sharp switchback today. I think it is a trade between a stiff fork and one that absorbs shock well. My fork is just a road fork but really absorbs the shock. Anyone out there have experience with the Woundup XC fork in these conditions (I may try it)?