- Why why why
Are there so many different types of Rockshox Revelation forks?Posted 7 years ago
You almost need a degree on them.
What do these mean?
Team,xx, Ti, Rl ,RLT , solo, dual,rct3 and there’s probably a load more.
Are they all murdered out?Posted 7 years ago
^more confused now^Posted 7 years ago
New Pike internals were referred to as ‘murdered out’ by the Sram promo team.Posted 7 years ago
I think it refers to the stanchions. They’re black.
W*****sPosted 7 years ago
To create the illusion of a ‘range’ hitting price points, and creating a ‘choice’ and in particular to fill up the shelves.
When you go in the supermarket and see a shelf of small variations of the same banded product, that’s partly to stop competitors getting their products on that valuable shelf space.
I agree with forks it’s baffling.Posted 7 years ago
Murdered out is a response to Kashima I think.
Basically forks all work nowadays and it’s really hard to differentiate one brand from another. Kashima is a very distinctive look, RS had to find a way to respond without directly copying.Posted 7 years ago
DelilahPosted 7 years ago
Solo air and RCT3 is bestest, buy them 😉
Or the Pike RCT3 with ‘Charger’ (!) damper.
(LoCo do not support murdering of any sort btw) Just so you know.Posted 7 years ago
To create the illusion of a ‘range’ hitting price points, and creating a ‘choice’ and in particular to fill up the shelves
its not that long ago that getting an alloy rather than steel steerer added £100 to the price of a fork despite negligible production cost differences as the manufacturer could hype the difference in weight.Posted 7 years ago
The paradox of choice suggests that having too many choices can actually lead to someone making the choice not to buy that item at all 😯Posted 7 years ago
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