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News: RockShox Shows Off 27.5 (650B) Forks – SID and Reba 27.5 forks on display at Eurobike

650B is coming whether you’re ready for it or not. Of course, in the past few months it suddenly became known as 27.5-inch or just 27.5″, which is sort of annoying, but actually makes more intuitive sense than the old ‘650B’ nomenclature.

There’ll be more 27.5 bikes in 2013 than ever before. The Euros are jumping on the bigger-wheel bandwagon and since every proud citizen of the EU carries a digital scale with them wherever they go, they are loving the idea that 27.5 offers better rollover than 26er wheels with fewer grams than 29ers.

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