We're excited to announce the launch of Biken Distribution.
Biken has grown from all the brands and products at Shockcraft that aren't strictly suspension, and includes a special focus on quality kids' MTB products.  Visit Biken
 

Fork Oil Selection Charts

Fork Oil Selection ChartsThe choice in fork oils is mind boggling.  Even one oil brand can have many choices. We have developed some simple charts to help you select the correct one for your brand of fork, terrain, climate and riding.

To start with, we have the full range of Motorex & Shockcraft fork oils listed below with type, viscosity & application information.  Click on your brand to view information specific to your fork.

Motorex & Shockcraft Fork Oil Reference Chart

Brand Model Oil Type Viscosity Index (higher = better) Viscosity cSt @ 40°C Low Temp High Temp Noise Open Bath Damper Closed Damper
Motorex Corex 5 Mineral – Hydraulic - 5 good okay Quiet awesome okay
Motorex Corex 10 Mineral – Hydraulic 108 10 good okay Quiet awesome okay
Motorex 2.5 wt Racing Fork Oil Mineral – Fork Oil 260 15 awesome good Quiet awesome good
Motorex 5 wt Racing Fork Oil Mineral – Fork Oil 287 23 good good Quiet awesome good
Motorex 7.5 wt Racing Fork Oil Mineral – Fork Oil 269 35 good good Quiet awesome good
Motorex 10 wt Racing Fork Oil Mineral – Fork Oil 252 50 okay good Quiet awesome good
Shockcraft Hot Oil Green Mineral – Damper 324 19 awesome awesome Moderate okay awesome
Shockcraft Hot Oil Pink Mineral – Damper 404 14 awesome awesome Very Noisy okay awesome
                   
Motorex 32K SuperGliss Mineral - Lube Oil 117 33 good okay   Legend
Motorex 68K SuperGliss Mineral - Lube Oil 101 68 okay awesome   Awesome  
Motorex 100K SuperGliss Mineral - Lube Oil 96 103 slow awesome   Good  
Motorex Polar Synthetic 0W40 Synthetic 170 76 awesome good   Okay  
Motorex Fully Synthetic 5W40 Synthetic 173 88 awesome good   Be Careful