Fit Shiv Fork (discontinued)

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The lightest

Rating:
The Good:

The slim design make them look nice. big tire clearance. light as anything

The Bad:

Drop outs are alittle thin.

Overall Review:

I got them barely used on crigslist for $30 bucks so you cant beat that and so far theyve held up well. im just hoping theyre strong enough

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Vital BMX member rcrispin68
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awesome forks!

Rating:
The Good:

light, strong (ive thrown my bike multiple times and these are still like new), great "slimming" geo

The Bad:

some ppl say theyre weak but idk how

Overall Review:

greatest forks ive ridden, the only ones that are better are the Fit Shiv II's.

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Vital BMX member Flatbill
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These forks be.........

Rating:
The Good:

Theyre good theyre light as fuck and can fit the Premium Refuse Resist tire with no problems at all. I think they look way cleaner than my Pitchfork XLT-Ts. These forks dont really flex as bad as some other forks

The Bad:

Idk if theyre USA made or not, I wouldnt have warranty either sice i got them for cheap used. The dropouts are reallly smalll pretty sure they would bend like crazy doing some 180 smiths pretty hard.

Overall Review:

I love these forks, i grind on them and they dont get hit at all also you can fit monster big tires in them so thats a plus, they look thin as hell and are so light its like wtf is this! they also dont really flex as much as my pitchforks . do get a pair if you can find em

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Vital BMX member N.W.A.
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Fit Shiv Forks

Rating:
The Good:

They are light look great and ride great

The Bad:

Nothing yet.

Overall Review:

Sweeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeet.

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Vital BMX member Brady_Chisholm
72510 Brady_Chisholm http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/72510/avatar/c50_132529940_1291573426.jpg?1293157271 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Brady-Chisholm,72510/all 12/05/10 4 3

Great fork

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The Good:

I have had these for about a year and no trouble. I have done some dropout grinds on them and no cracks or bends. Looks good.

The Bad:

At first they look alitle sketchy because they are so thin.

Overall Review:

Awsome fork With no issues

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Vital BMX member Dylan_Harrison
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sexy as funk

Rating:
The Good:

light and tapered

The Bad:

might be a little to light

Overall Review:

nice and light get em

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Vital BMX member swalowMY cockachino
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Nice Forks

Rating:
The Good:

Look Sweet Pretty light Strong enough

The Bad:

cracked them

Overall Review:

Ive had them since summer Ive ridden them hard landed on the dropouts done some pretty big drops with them. they were pretty good until bought a week ago the weld on the top cracked but the warranty on them is great and now i have a brand new pair.

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Vital BMX member connorstar
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All Good with Me!!

Rating:
The Good:

i have mine a year now and i ride all round holding up going down handrails, casing dirt jumps or on any abuse i have given it. a friend of mine has them nearly 2 years also and has had no problems either. nice strong steerer tube and cap and a very low maintainance fork... nice!!

The Bad:

a little too light for me! i prefer to know what under me whin i ride a bike... perfect for a trend rider. nice if u ride pegs like me though but wana keep the weight down! also too much shit talk about them. what do u expect at that weight? any breaks are probably the riders fault completely!

Overall Review:

if they are good enough for the fit team then they are good enough for me! dont bother buying em if your a sloppy rider or learning smith grinds! . if you abuse parts then your just better of with an oldskool s&m pitch fork

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Vital BMX member pauliewanacracker
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pretty good :)

Rating:
The Good:

there very light and look mint, cuz they go skinny at the bottom, but stay big at the top.

The Bad:

they are not very strong, some of my mates, like 4 or 5 of them all cracked and snapped them when they rode them.

Overall Review:

not to bad, i would ride them but make sure i wouldn't be sketchy or do heavy street riding

Overall Review:

not to bad, i would ride them but make sure i wouldn't be sketchy or do heavy street riding

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Vital BMX member Park Rider
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greatest forks ever?

Rating:
The Good:

i love mine. never had a single problem and ive had mine a little over 9 months. i got them because a friend had some (witch he has riden for over a year now) and im so glad i did. and i had to cut my steerer tube because it was to long. no cracks or bending.

The Bad:

dropouts could be a bit bigger.

Overall Review:

9 and a half out of 10

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Vital BMX member biker259
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Specifications

Product Fit Shiv Fork
Riding Type Freestyle
Wheel Size 20"
Steer Tube Construction Exclusive "Fit Flute" rust proof steerer tube
Leg Construction Double butted and tapered legs
Dropouts (Axle Size) 3/8
Offset
Brake Mounts
Colors black and white
Weight 1 lb 8 oz (680 g)
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Price N/A
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