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Serivce life for full carbon forks(2 posts)

Serivce life for full carbon forksHRH
Jun 21, 2002 10:31 AM
Any idea? I have a Look HSC (with carbon steerer) and was wonder just what is its service life.
Not predictableKerry Irons
Jun 22, 2002 4:12 PM
Your weight, the hits you take when riding, how the particular fork was laid up, how the fork was designed, and pure luck all influence fork life. There is no way to predict it. You just need to regularly inspect the fork for any signs of cracks.