RockShox updates to 2019 SID platform and releases TwistLoc lockout

SID platform gets lighter, adds DebonAir and new Charger 2 damper

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FS SID WC B3 Diffusion Black

RockShox’s popular race fork gets upgrades with updated DebonAir spring, Charger 2 damper and magnesium dropouts.

RockShox SID was ridden to gold in nearly every Olympics since 2000 and has more international race wins under its belt than any other fork. A true performer from World Cup to RL and now it’s getting lighter, 120mm-travel (RLC, RL) and is getting updated for the rigors of today’s cross country and trail riding.

SID World Cup

A fork with a fierce commitment to competition. From its dedicated, 100 millimeter travel-specific chassis, new DebonAir air spring and Charger 2 Damper to its precise steering characteristics, and its every-gram-counts attitude each element of SID’s design is focused on winning.

Features
  • New friction-reducing DebonAir air spring delivers the most responsive forks and rear shocks in RockShox history, maintaining traction in more conditions than ever before
  • Charger 2 damper with Rebound, Lockout and Low-speed compression adjustment
  • Factory tuned Dig Valve offering mid-stroke support
  • Weight-saving knocked-out magnesium dropouts
  • Carbon-fiber crown steerer – light and stiff
  • TwistLoc and OneLoc remote compatibility
FS SID RLC B1 120mm Gloss Black

The RockShox SID RLC is now available in 29-120mm and very trail capable.

SID RLC

The new SID 120 is bigger and burlier but still has an unwavering dedication to lightweight, precision, performance, and speed. Also, its new DebonAir air spring keeps the rowdy under complete control whether negotiating rock gardens or hucking off drops.

Features
  • New 29” 120mm option
  • New friction-reducing Debon Air air spring delivers the most responsive forks and rear shocks in RockShox history, maintaining traction in more conditions than ever before
  • Charger 2 damper with Rebound, Lockout and Low-Speed compression adjustment
  • Factory tuned Dig Valve offering mid-stroke support
  • TwistLoc and OneLoc remote compatibility
FS SID RL B3 Black

RockShoxSID RL gets the DebonAir treatment and race ready Charge 2 damper.

SID RL
Features
  • New 29” 120mm option
  • New friction-reducing DebonAir air spring delivers the most responsive forks and rear shocks in RockShox history, maintaining traction in more conditions never before
  • Charge 2 damper is lighter and more bump-compliant than original Charger
  • Solid lockout compression adjustment; external rebound damping adjustment
  • TwistLoc and OneLoc remote compatibility

It’s tough to find space for a remote that looks good and lets the rider maintain full control so Rockshox created the Twistloc allowing room for dropper posts and other on the bar needs.

RM TLOC A1 Black

TwistLoc is said to maximize efficiency while keeping your hand safely on the bar.

Get ready for TwistLoc

Twist to lock, push the button to unlock on forks, rear shocks or both in tandem. With a consistent grip size and light- touch action, TwistLoc maximizes efficiency while keeping your hand safely on the bar.

RM TLOC A1 Black

The new TwistLoc is compatible with all new SID forks.

Features
  • Light-touch, ergonomic controls are used more often, meaning an even better, faster ride
  • Compatible with all trigger style dropper post remotes
  • XC, Trail, Enduro, and DH

For more information, visit www.sram.com/rockshox.

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About the author: Jordan Villella

Jordan comes from the steep streets of Pittsburgh PA, where he learned to dodge cars and rip single track. He has been involved in nearly every aspect of the cycling industry: from turning wrenches, store design, clothing production and bike park creation. Jordan spends his free time racing cross country and cyclocross around North America, though he has been know to enduro every now and then. His love of cycling is only second to his love of his family and punk rock.


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