The Good: Smooth feel, propedal switch, doesn't blow through travel, relatively lightweight.
The Bad: Not enough adjustments or adjustment indicators on the shock.Overall Review: To start off, I will say that this review is for the 2011 version of the shock. The only factorseparatingthe 2012 and 2013 models from the 2011 version is kashima coat. Basically, I'm just trying to say that I cannot attest to the performance of the gold stanchion coating. Right out of the box, the DHX 5.0 has a nice feel and with its 50-300psi main chamber, it canaccommodatea wide range of riders and riding styles, though I should say that it tends to need to be pumped to higher pressures than normal. The rebound dial also has an impressive 22 clicks of adjustment, though depending on your frame, it Read More »