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  1. #1
    mtbr member
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    Nov 2011

    Any experience with Rocshox sektor u-turn springs?


    I'm thinking of replacing my Rockshox Sektor's U-Turn Spring to "Firm" or "X-Firm". I currently weigh 225 without any gear (birthday suit).

    Rockshox spring tables show for all their spring that anything above 180 or 200 (depends on fork) should take x-firm, but I'm worried it would be to stiff to my riding style (1-2 ft. drops is all I'm gonna do), and I do love a plush ride.

    the medium spring is just ridiculously soft bottoming down on every 0.5-1 ft. step.

    any one had an experience with this fork (or others) and replacing a spring? I got one answer on the shocks forum but I thought to give it a try here as well.

    thanks a lot,

  2. #2
    some know me as mongo
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    go extra firm. they are pretty spot on with their ratings. it will still be plush but will also resist diving into the travel like the medium does

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