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Bryson Martin | The Finishing Touch

DVO has been testing the Emerald for over 8 months now. Through rigorous riding and athlete input they have been able to tune the fork to perfection. Check out the last testing and get ready for the release of the Emerald this September. Like us at facebook.com/norcalproductions and stay tuned for the website launch!

20 Comments

  • + 5
 Amazing man. The progression with each video is insane.
  • + 1
 Agreed, what are you shooting with now?
  • + 1
 Finally cop'd that Sony FS-700
  • + 5
 wonder if this fork works as good as my boxxer rc...
  • + 3
 platinum cookies
  • + 2
 this guy knows.
  • + 1
 dazeeee
  • + 1
 Be nice if they actually release the thing to the public already ...dragging on.
  • + 2
 Good thing you only have to wait 4 days!
  • + 1
 some serious nugs kent! stoked!
  • + 1
 STEEZE. nothin' more left to say.
  • - 3
 This fork's inners are fundamentally the same concept as a Boxxer R2C2 damper... a shim stack with a spring preload on compression and rebound. The chassis is inverted, which gives a larger overlap on the bushings, which could translate into lower friction, but whether this is offset by the increase in flexibility causing bushing misalignment under torsional loads remains to be seen.

I'm not convinced that there is much to be gained in tweaking the geometry of the flow ports. I am fairly convinced that the biggest difference in any set of forks comes from the smoothness of the forks w.r.t. slider friction. Following that (and assuming LSC/LSR is at a reasonable speed), correct application of a compression shim stack, and then a rebound stack.

I really look forward to it's release. If it is good, I shall buy one... but I'll be testing it first. After all this hype, and the price rumours (1800 in Europe??), it had better be spectacular.
  • + 2
 Song ?
  • + 1
 Found it.. Its moonshine (aronknute remix)
  • + 2
 Its at the end of the video, sorry for not including it in the caption.
  • + 1
 No problem,
but where you can download the song ?
  • + 1
 The video gets me ao stoked to ride ...nuts !!!
Whats the song? Thanks
  • + 1
 ridiculous that it hasn`t been VOD yet Wink
  • - 2
 you make some of the most killer edits around. great job as always kent

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