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Easton EC70 SL Forks

5/5 (2 Reviews)

Product Description

  • 500 grams weight
  • Hi-modulus carbon material
  • Integrated 3-piece design
  • Superior stiffness and strength
  • Incredibly smooth ride

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by dwilson84 a Recreational Rider

Date Reviewed: June 8, 2009

Strengths:    1) Strong Easton Components
2) Carbon

Weaknesses:    1) I agree the stickers are pretty tacky, they don't match my bike either
2) I also agree that the carbon look shouldn't have been comprimised by paint

Bottom Line:   
These Forks came on my 2008 Jamis Eclips that I just bought(that's why I didn't have to pay for them)and I must say they are beautiful. First off you should'nt have to suffer vibrations from rough roads, it's the county or cities fault roads aren't paved right and you shouldn't have to suffer. That being said these will slice through rough roads like butter.

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Favorite Ride:   Rolling Hills

Purchased At:   CycleLogic

Similar Products Used:   Cannondale Ultra

Bike Setup:   2008 Jamis Eclipse, Full Ultegra Grouppe 10spd, Carbon/steel frameset, Richey bars/stem/seat post, mavic wheelset, FSA carbon crankset

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by 62westwallaby a Recreational Rider

Date Reviewed: October 27, 2008

Strengths:    Smooth ride. Absorbs road harshness. Easton quality. Lightweight, if you care about that kind of thing.

Weaknesses:    Can't remove graphics. Not as good looking as other brands. If you have a carbon fork it should have that raw carbon fiber look.

Bottom Line:   
Got this as a great deal on ebay. Paired with my steel Soma smoothie geared bike, really provides a smooth ride. Handsome fork even though the integrated crown doesn't look as good as a non integrated fork would've looked on the Soma. Really absorbs road vibrations.

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Favorite Ride:   nighttime

Price Paid:    $91.00

Purchased At:   ebay

Similar Products Used:   Cannondale Ultra slice fork. Surly lugged steel fork.

Bike Setup:   Soma Smoothie w all Campy Centaur.

Reviews 1 - 2 (2 Reviews Total)

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