Featuring silky smooth travel in a new lightweight design, Monarch floats through bumps even better than before, turning rugged trails into tire-gripping velvet. The chassis is lean while maintaining the durability and adjustability needed to bite off huge chunks of burly trail action and epic cross country.
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Specifications for Monarch RT
|Weight||215g , *Weight based on a 165x38mm standard volume without hardware|
|Damping||Hydraulic with IFP, External rebound and lockout|
|Configurations||222 xx 66mm (8.75x2.6"), 216 x 63mm (8.5x2.5"), 200 x 50 or 57mm (7.875x2.0 or 2.25"), 190 x 50mm (7.5x2.0"), 184x44 (7.24x1.73"), 165 x 38mm (6.5x1.5"), 152 x 31mm (6.0x1.25")|
|Spring Adjust||Air pressure via single Schrader valve|
|Body Finish||Clear hard anodized with sag gradients|
|Upgrade||Over R: Threshold|
|Options||High Volume air can, Color Option: White|
- Dual Flow™
Suspension shouldn’t pack up in rock gardens or buck after big drops. That’s why Dual Flow incorporates independent damping circuits, allowing separate rebound speeds for big hits and small ones. A user-adjustable knob controls the beginning-stroke (small-hit) rebound, and a factory-set ending-stroke (big-hit) rebound creates the perfect suspension for whatever the trail (or park) throws your way. Now tuning your suspension for your unique needs is as easy as a clockwise or counterclockwise turn. In the RockShox world this is clicking toward the turtle or the “jackalope.” Featured in: Totem, Lyrik, SID, Reba, Revelation, Monarch.
- Sag Gradients™
Don’t set your sag correctly, and you might as well be hopping onto someone else’s bike. But why bust out plastic clips or rulers to keep your suspension fine-tuned? Our sag gradients are printed right on our fork’s upper tubes and shock damper bodies making perfect suspension setup easy and accurate. So give mom back her plastic clip and ruler.
- Solo Air™
Solo Air is like a Buddhist monk. Its enlightened design lets you add air to your forks through a single Schrader valve, filling both the positive and negative air spring chambers simultaneously. So they’re always in perfect equilibrium, like Yin and Yang. Giving you a plush, predictable ride you can set up in seconds, with the lightest weight air spring on the market.