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Suspension fork question

Discussion in 'Bicycle Mechanics and Repairs' started by stevenb, 6 Apr 2008.

  1. stevenb

    stevenb New Member

    South Beds.
    I need to know if my Rock Shox SID Race forks have lockout or not.
    Can anyone advise?

    many thanks
  2. RedBike

    RedBike New Member

    Beside the road
    Obviously not if you can't find it.
  3. OP

    stevenb New Member

    South Beds.
    I thought so.
    I have an external rebound adjuster so to avoid lockout it needs to be tuned correctly.
  4. oxbob

    oxbob New Member

  5. simonali

    simonali Über Member

    I would've thought that only 'recreational' forks that are designed to be used on and off road would need this feature?
  6. ransos

    ransos Legendary Member

    No, you often find a lockout or lockdown feature on high end forks - my Pace RC41s have it, as did the RC36s I had before that. Being able to reduce the travel is very handy for climbing steep hills, and lockout is good for fireroads etc.