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I currently ride a steel fork on my cross bike but I am think of going carbon. I like my carbon fork (Reynolds Ouzo Pro) on my road bike. Should I just stick with steel or does the carbon make a difference on a cross bike.
 

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i find on the road that the difference between a good steel fork and a carbon fork, with regards to the ride, is negligible. i've read the same about 29er forks. do note this is for a good-quality steel fork.

i'd imagine the same for cross, saving weight being the obvious advantage.

i do know that on the road, i find i prefer a steel fork with a steel frame, as it feels more balanced through turns, etc.
 

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Depends on what you have for a fork...and frame.
A cheap steel fork is crap...a well made steel fork is nice.
A cheap carbon fork is a cheap carbon fork...a high end carbon fork can be nice( but some are flexy or way too stiff).
If you're putting it on a cheap steel frame, you are just putting lipstick on a pig.
 
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