RockShox Pike A2 29+ 2017

The A2 Pike Boost 29+ is an OEM fork built on the Lyrik/Yari chassis.  It has the same finer threads, longer stanchions and longer air chambers (positive and negative) as the Lyrik/Yari. It was available in 29+ Boost only. That's why the picture below is of a Yari.
Pike/Yari 29+


Fork Details & Identification:


Brand


Rockshox


Stanchions


35 mm aluminum,
Black anodised


Model


OEM spec can be anything.


Crown & Uppers


Aluminium


Release
Year/s


2017-18


Decals


Various


Damper


RC - Charger 1/2 RC  Adjustable LSR & compression.

RCT3 - Charger 1/2 RCT3 Adjustable LSR & LSC with three pedal/lockout modes


Wheel Size


29+" Boost
Fits 29 x 3.0"


Spring


Solo air spring or DPA (Dual Position Air)


Configurations
& Travel



29+ 120-160 mm

Travel set by air shaft length


Fitment
Options


Tapered steerer only
15 x 110 boost axle only
PM180 disc mount


Stem


Conventional


Updates
Since
2017


Debonair air shafts & Charger 2 dampers


Upgrade
Compatibility


Updated air seal head is NLA, use Debonair shafts to fix internal air leaks



Upgrades:

Make your Pike even better with these upgrades.  Purchase either with a Shockcraft service or for DIY installation.  Pricing is provided at links below.


Unharsh &
Matrix Tune



Unharsh modifications and matrix tuning of the Charger 1/2 damper (RC or RCT3) to suit your weight, terrain and riding style
Learn More

 
Debonair
Air Shaft
Upgrade


MY2019 Debonair shafts are backwards compatible with 2014+ forks to give better small bump compliance and better mid-stroke support
Also used for travel change
Learn More


Vorsprung
Luftkappe


MY2017-18 forks can use the Vorsprung Luftkappe to get even better results than debonair.  More negative volume and higher compression ratio for negative.
Learn More


Vorsprung
Smashpot
Coil
Conversion


Vorpsprung Smashpot coil conversion system for RockShox Pike, Lyrik & Yari forks
Learn More



Fluids:


Stock


RC/RCT3 - Rockshox/Maxima 3 wt fork oil in damper - bleed full.
All - Grease in air-spring.
Rockshox/Maxima 0W30 Semibath - both sides - 10 cc


Shockcraft Recommended


RC/RCT3 - Hot Oil Green in Charger Damper for quiet operation.
RC/RCT3 - Hot Oil Pink in Charger Damper for highest performance.
Motorex Supergliss 10 cc bath oil in both sides.
Slickoleum - air piston & seals