Vorsprung Luftkappe

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Specifications

Product Vorsprung Luftkappe
Riding Type Enduro / All-Mountain, Freeride / Bike Park, Trail
Wheel Size 27.5" (650b), 29", 27.5+, 29+
Travel
Spring Type (Works with air sprung forks)
Damping
External Adjustments
Crown
Front Axle
Brake Mounts
Steer Tube Diameter
Steer Tube Construction
Stanchion Diameter FOX Forks Compatibility:
  • 34 Float NA2 (2016-17) Performance, Performance Elite, and Factory Series (130mm+ only)
  • 34 Float NA2 EVOL (2018+) Performance, Performance Elite and Factory Series
  • 36 Float NA2 EVOL (2018+) Performance, Performance Elite, and Factory Series
  • 36 Float NA (2015-17) Performance and Factory Series (max 180mm travel, min 120mm travel)

    RockShox Forks Compatibility:
  • Luftkappe A1: Pike (2014-2017) Solo Air (not Debonair)
  • Luftkappe A1: Lyrik/Yari (2016-18) Solo Air and Debonair
  • Luftkappe A1: Pike (2018) 29+ wheel only, Solo Air
  • Luftkappe A2: Pike (2018) Debonair
  • Colors
    Weight
    Miscellaneous What the Luftkappe Offers:
  • Softer initial stroke
  • Larger negative air chamber
  • Increased sag without the associated diving
  • Coil-like initial and mid-stroke spring rate without the excessive bottoming of a truly linear spring
  • Increased sensitivity
  • Improved mid stroke support and control
  • Superior bump compliance and traction
  • Reduced hand fatigue
  • Reduces required compression damping
  • Retains volume spacer compatibility
  • Optional tools available for self-install
  • Price
    • $68
    • $165
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    How does it work?

    It enlarges the negative air chamber to reduce the initial spring rate and increase the mid-stroke rate. This also lets you run slightly higher air pressure for more support, whilst maintaining improved sensitivity in the start of the stroke.

    For more info, visit ​vorsprungsuspension.com.

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