Kestrel EMS Pro/OS™ Fork (1-1/8 Forks

5/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $239.00

Product Description

The Kestrel engineers use the 1-1/8" steerer tube size to utilize a fatigue-resistant 7050 Aluminum steerer for an ultralight but price-competitive fork.

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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by rick920 a Recreational Rider

Date Reviewed: July 30, 2002

Strengths:    Light, stiff, reduces road vibration. It doesn't feel any more flexible than the cro-mo fork on my other road bike.

1-1/8" Al steerer tube is stiffer than I expected, even using 50 mm of spacers, as I do.

Weaknesses:    None so far.

Bottom Line:   
I'm very pleased with the performance of this fork.

Appearance is far less important, but the decals on mine are smaller and far more attractive than on samples I've seen on the web.

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Favorite Ride:   Cypress Bowl

Purchased At:   Bike Doctor, Indiana

Similar Products Used:   Kestrel EMS (with 1" cro-mo steerer tube), and a collection of cro-mo forks which were original equipment on various bikes.

Bike Setup:   Airborne Valkyrie with mix of Ultegra and 105 triple. Ultegra/Open Pro, Ritchey WCS bars and stem, K

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