Today’s post will help you guys who are taking on a new bike build. As a tech here at J&P Cycles, I’m often asked how long a fork I should purchase? There’s really no way for me to answer that question because it’s something you must decide for yourself. That being said, here’s an explanation of the easiest way I have found to help people arrive at the best answer.
- First, we need to mock up the rear wheel we’re going to use with the frame we have.
- Next — and most important — we’re going to block the front of our chassis up to give us the ride height