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    Light 100mm XC fork choices?

    I have searched sites, and google, and this forum, but I'm having a heck of a time finding all of the 27.5 XC forks. I think it is mostly because the 2014 stuff isn't up on the websites yet. But does anyone have the quick run down of what is out there?

    I know Fox has one as their website is up to date. Rock Shox has a SID in there, but it was a pain to find. SR Suntour will have a version of their carbon fork in 27.5 according to a facebook page. X-Fusion doesn't even have 100mm forks according to their website. As per that site the Velvet is a 140mm travel fork. What's up with the DT Swiss forks on the Giant 27.5 XTC prototypes in the world cup?


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    You might be better served getting a 26" Fox fork, which fits 650 easily. That's what I have been running for three years now. My next bike is coming with a 100mm X-Fusion Velvet, however. It's a 2013 Jamis Nemesis.

    I'm not sure that SR Suntour's fork had hit stateside yet. If it has, let me know who your source is!

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    Magura has some options.

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    Reba RLT solo air comes in 650b.
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    Cannondale Lefty, some model forks work 27.5" without modification.

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