RockShox Totem review

The king of single crown forks and the god of freeride

Our rating 
4.0 out of 5 star rating 4.0
£689.99 RRP
Rockshox Totem

Our review

Not faultless but still the ultimate single crown freeride fork
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The Totem is the king of single crown forks and the god of freeride. With monolithic Maxle lowers sliding on 40mm stanchions and a 1.5in steerer option, it’s as slam-proof a single crown as you’ll get.

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Getting the high/low/platform compression damping balance right needs patience. Once there though, the consistent smoothness and precise impact control is unrivalled by all but the best downhill forks.

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‘Speedlube’ syringe-based oil changing makes refreshing them after a day of runs easy too, although we do still hear of people having regular problems with Totems.

Product Specifications

Product

Name Totem
Brand RockShox

Weight (g) 2975
Weight (kg) -9999999
Crown to Axle Length 567
Stanchion Diameter 40
Colour Black/Silver
Steerer Size 1 1/8 1.5
Material Aluminium
Max. Fork Travel 180mm
Damping Adjustment High Speed Compression Low Speed Compression Platform