|Description||Enduro / Freeride (26", 27.5")
All new for 2014, the Metric is X-Fusion's latest entry into the enduro and freeride segments.
The Metric features a host of innovative features, including carbon leg guards to protect the magnesium casting, Neutra-Valve bleed ports to release pressure built up in the lowers, Flux-Piston air spring system to reduce internal seal drag significantly, and a superlightweight crown and casting design to create a 180mm travel fork at 2200 grams.
Capable of using either 27.5 and 26 inch wheels, and utilizing our tried and trusted HLR damping system, the Metric is THE fork for performance minded riders everywhere.
â€¢ The HLR damper is a twin-tube, cartridge based damper which features high and low speed, independently adjustable compression and rebound damping adjustment.
â€¢ Carbon fork guards protecting the magnesium lower legs.
â€¢ Flux Piston to minimize air spring friction while under loads.
â€¢ Neutra Valve pressure release valves to neutralize internal pressure providing the most consistent spring rate characteristics.
â€¢ Nvolve Wiper seals reducing seal drag and increasing durability.
â€¢ Single Bolt 20mm Pinch Axle.
â€¢ Optimized Crowns for 26 and 27.5 inch wheels .
Weight: 5lbs/2268 grams
â€¢ Wheel Size: 26 inch or 27.5 inch
â€¢ Travel: 180mm (ITA 150-180mm)
â€¢ Stanchion: 36mm Aluminum
â€¢ Spring: Air w/ Flux Piston
â€¢ Damper: Twin Tube HLR Cartridge
â€¢ Adjustments: High and Low Speed Compression, Rebound, Air Spring
â€¢ Steerer: Tapered
â€¢ Axle: Bolt-On 20mm
â€¢ Features: Neutra Valves, Fork Guards
â€¢ Colors: Matte Black, Smoked Chrome
â€¢ Axle to Crown: 26in. 565mm, 27.5in. 570mm @ 180mm of travel
â€¢ Offset: 26in. 42mm, 27.5in. 46mm
â€¢ Max Rotor Size: 203mm
As with any product, specification is subject to change without prior notification. You are advised to confirm current specification before buying.