X Fusion Velvet RL carries a tag line of ‘performance fork’ and it is basically a cross country fork which got unbelievable stiffness. It is a most popular and inexpensive fork available in the market and it is a best quality suspension system that ever built by X Fusion. They started the production of this XC fork in late 2010 and made more improvements in Velvet line of fork to make sure the fork is flawless. This new bike fork for 2011 comes with new chassis and more useful features to impress lot of cross country riders who want budget fork and more adjustment on the ride. This new Velvet RL fork has dropped the weight and totally revamped its internal damping system to suit different riding style.
This suspension fork is 650B convertible means if you add a travel limiter to the air spring you can fit 650B wheels and this obliviously gives the riders few options on which wheel they can run. It comes with adjustable travel that can be done internally using spacer. This mountain bike fork feature 100mm, 120mm and 130mm of travel system and just set it at 100mm for use on any XC bike or remove the spacers for 130mm and use it on any 5” Trail bike. Some major players have some advanced adjustable travel feature such as RockShox with U Turn, Suntour’s TAD remote, Manitou’s RapidTravel and Fox’s TALAS forks. All this technologies are quick click feature having large change in front fork height and travel [...]