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I have a well maintained 2007 Giant TCR Advanced SL that I find way too twitchy on fast descents. It has a 73Deg head angle and I believe the fork rake is around 45mm. I want to swap out the forks to make the ride more stable. Should I be going for a 43mm or a 40mm rake to increase the trail and thus slow down the steering? I am not troubled by toe overlap.
Road bikes are generally 43 or 45mm offset, and it's likely that -2mm will make much difference but without any firsthand experience of doing this with your frame, it's all hypothetical.
Make mine an Italian, with Campagnolo on the side..
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