How to Tune Rebound Damping & Bike of the Month

6 October 2017 12:14:55 PM NZDT

Continuing our suspension setup series, this month we take you through tuning of your suspension rebound damping.

Also in this issue:
•   Carbon Corrosion
•   Bike of the Month

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We're hiring (x2) - MTB Suspension Technician & Customer Service/Admin.  For details click here.

Also in this issue:
•   Fork Seal Press Tools
•   Bike of the Month
•   Demo Forks & Shocks
•   Revolution MTB Race
•   Blending Fork Oils

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2018 Manitou Range & Bike of the Friggen Year

4 August 2017 1:15:44 PM NZST

In this issue we introduce Manitou's new range for 2018, including Jack, Manitou's first dropper post.

Also in this issue:
•   Bike of the Friggen Year
•   New Low Friction Fork Seals
•   Stickers, Stickers, Stickers

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This month we have Dougal's explanation of how and when to use volume spacers in suspension.

Also in this issue:
•   Review of our Pike Matrix Tune
•   Bike of the Month - June 2017
•   New Shockcraft Office & Workshop

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Learn something useful and check out our articles on suspension setup and what can go wrong with your dropper post.

Also in this issue:
•   Cane Creek genuine parts for service
•   Bike of the Month - May 2017

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Seatpost Service & Bike of the Month

23 April 2017 3:26:28 PM NZST

So the secret's out: we service seatposts.  Check out this issue for info on our dropper post service and to view our Bike of the Month - the Red Flyer.

Also in this issue:
•   Photos & Videos from Hayes-Manitou Test Sessions
•   Manitou IRT - fork upgrade

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We have tips for your Motatapu post-race bike checks along with the March Bike of the Month - TheRodFather's Santa Cruz Hightower with Manitou Magnum Pro forks & Manitou McLeod rear shock.

Also in this issue:
•   Christchurch Adventure Park
•   Manitou Magnum Pro Review
•   Shockingly Good - an engineer's take on suspension

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Check out the first 2017 Bike of the Month and find out how you can make your Pike or Lyric RC forks ride better with our Unharsh My Ride tune.

Also in this issue:
•   Winner of Fork ID Competition
•   Machete Review in NZMTBR

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Check out the third part of our series on suspension fluids, with information on mineral oils vs synthetics.

Also in this issue:
•   Christmas Hours
•   Bike of the Month - December (& November) 2016
•   Spoke Magazine reviews the Manitou McLeod
•   Slickoleum - simply awesome grease
•   New Headset Bearings

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Check out the second part of our series on suspension fluids, with information on selecting the right lubricant for your forks.

Also in this issue:
•   Bike of the Month - October (& September) 2016
•   Meg Bichard - More Podium Finishes
•   New Transition, Trek & Santa Cruz Bearing Kits 

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In this issue we have the first part of our series on suspension fluids, with a guide to oil viscosity & classification.

Also in this issue:
•   Mattoc Pro 2 Pre-orders
•   Bike of the Month - August 2016
•   Faux Flo Air Sleeve kits IN STOCK NOW!
•   New Manitou Machete (Boost)

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Meg Bichard wins TransBC Enduro

14 July 2016 11:46:52 AM NZST

Congrats to Meg Bichard from NZ who won all six stages of the TransBC Enduro and took the Open Women category by over 19 minutes!  Shockcraft is Meg's BB sponsor.

Also in this issue:
•   Bike of the Month - July 2016
•   Shockcraft on Instagram
•   Faux Flo Air Sleeve kits - pre-order now
•   Manitou Hexlock SL axles
•   Cold weather oils
•   Manitou NOS Travis & Minute forks

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In this issue:

•   Bike of the Month - May 2016
•   Off-season Maintenance
•   Manitou New-Old-Stock

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Bike of the Month & Shock Service Before & After

15 April 2016 4:14:06 PM NZST

In this issue:

•   Bike of the Month - April 2016
•   Shock Service - before & after photos
•   Manitou range now available direct from Shockcraft
•   Post daylight savings bike maintenance

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In this issue:

•   Bike of the Month - March 2016
•   Otago Anniversary Day & Easter Hours
•   Motatapu & Karapoti After-Race Bike Check

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Check out the February Bike of the Month, tips for Motatapu bike preparation and winner of the Shockcraft suspension service.

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January Bike of the Month & Win a Suspension Service

20 January 2016 11:30:03 AM NZDT

We hope you had a fantastic holiday and some enjoyable riding.  Send us an email if you have any questions about forks or shock service. To book a suspension service simply complete our Service Booking Form.

In this issue:

•  Bike of the Month - January 2016
•  Win a Shockcraft Suspension Service
•  Service of Older Forks & Shocks

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December Bike of the Month & Stocking Filler Ideas

19 December 2015 11:16:47 AM NZDT

We wish all our customers a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.

In this issue:

•  Shockcraft Christmas Hours
•  Bike of the Month
•  McLeod Spotted in Martin Jetpack Promo
•  Christmas Present & Stocking Filler Ideas

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