2012 Manitou Forks are here!!!

2012 Manitou Dorado Pro
The Dorado MRD was a huge success – for Manitou and for the world – class athletes who got to ride one. This year, we are happy to introduce the Dorado Pro – an exact replica of the Dorado MRD, but with aluminium legs instead of the Dorado MRD’s carbon fiber legs. Everything else is the same – the dual-chamber air spring, the TPC+ damper, the hydraulic top-out and bottom-out circuits, and the unsurpassed performance.

  • Travel: 180 and 203mm
  • Chassis: Aluminium legs and crowns w/Aluminum Steerer
  • Spring: Dual-chamber air
  • Hub interface: 20mm HexLock™
  • Damper: TPC+
  • Colour: All black Ano
  • Weight: 6.55lbs

2012 Manitou Circus Comp
Do you remember first grade when the Circus came to town and you attended it as a field trip? There was always some excitement until the clowns came up into the audience and you freaked out. Well get your freak on kids, because here comes the Circus!

Hex-Lock is Manitou’s proprietary thru-axle technology for riders who demand uncompromised steering precision. The hexagonal ends of the Hex-Lock axle resist twisting forces and lock lower legs in place for unsurpassed stiffness. Hex-Lock is compatible with standard 20mm hubs and parts.

  • Weight in Lbs / Grams: 5.32 / 2413 (80mm) w/Aluminum Steerer
  • Travel: 80, 100 Internally Adj
  • Spring: Coil
  • Spring Rate: Firm
  • Bottom Out: Dual Bottom-Outs (1 / Leg)
  • Steerer: 1 1/8″ Steel
  • Crown: Forged I-Beam Crown
  • Crown Finish: Black Ano
  • Offset: 41.27
  • Compression Damping: Absolute w/ Jump Stack
  • Rebound Damping: Adjustable TPC
  • Adjustments: Mech. Preload, Compression to Lockout, Rebound
  • Leg Diameter: 32mm
  • Leg Material: 4130 Chromolly Steel
  • Wheel Size: 26”
  • Brake Mount: PM 6”
  • Axle: 20mm Hex TA
  • Crown to Axle: 458/478
  • Colour: White

2012 Manitou Marvel Expert
When you name a fork Marvel, the fork better be marvellous. Manitou did not disappoint with this fork. At 120mm of travel, this fork is a fierce fighter in the XC/ light trail category. Put this on your high end XC frame and be amazed at the difference it will make. Manitou did not just want to make an excellent fork; they wanted to make a statement to the rest of the industry. Not only are bike frames changing but components including forks are too. You’ll notice some striking architectural features on the Marvel including the crown design.

  • Weight Lbs / Grams: 3.4Lbs / 1543g (100mm)
  • Travel: 100, 120
  • Spring: ISO Air
  • Bottom Out: Rubber Bumper
  • Steerer: 1.5 Tapered
  • Crown: New I-Beam Crown
  • Offset: 41.27
  • Compression Damping: TPC Technology, Absolute (in leg)
  • Rebound Damping: Adjustable TPC
  • Adjustments: Air, Compression to Lockout, Rebound
  • Leg Diameter: 32mm
  • Leg Material: 7050 butted AL
  • Wheel Size: 26”
  • Brake Mount: PM 6”
  • Axle: QR15mm Hex
  • Crown to Axle: 470 / 490
  • Colour: Black

2012 Manitou Minute Expert
A great fork communicates everything that’s happening between your tire and the trail, without jarring loose any expensive dental work. In the past, though, you had to accept a weight penalty in order to gain rock-solid steering. The Minute is here to change all that with its ultra-stiff 32mm stanchions, MARS Air spring, and available Hex Lock thru-axle. Forget about noodly XC forks and heavy trail forks. It’s time for a Minute.

  • Weight: 1906g
  • Travel: 80mm, 100mm, 130mm
  • Spring: ACT Air
  • Spring Rate: Medium
  • Bottom Out: Rubber bumper
  • Steerer: 1.1/8” steel
  • Crown: Forged I-Beam Crown
  • Crown Finish: Black Ano
  • Offset: 41.27
  • Compression Damping: TPC Technology Absolute
  • Adjustments: Air, Compression to Lockout, Rebound
  • Leg Diameter: 32mm
  • Leg Material: 7050 straight wall AL
  • Wheel Size: 26”
  • Brake Mount: PM 6”
  • Axle: 9mm
  • Crown to Axle: 458 / 479 / 508
  • Colour: Black

2012 Manitou Minute Pro
A great fork communicates everything that’s happening between your tire and the trail, without jarring loose any expensive dental work. In the past, though, you had to accept a weight penalty in order to gain rock-solid steering. The Minute is here to change all that with its ultra-stiff 32mm stanchions, MARS Air spring, and available Hex Lock thru-axle. Forget about noodly XC forks and heavy trail forks. It’s time for a Minute.

  • Weight: 1657g
  • Travel: 100mm, 120mm, 140mm
  • Spring: MARS Air
  • Spring Rate: Medium (100, 120), Firm (140)
  • Bottom Out: Rubber bumper
  • Steerer: 1.1/8” aluminium tapered
  • Crown: Forged Deep Bore Hollow Crown
  • Crown Finish: Silver Polished
  • Offset: 41.27
  • Compression Damping: TPC Technology Absolute
  • Rebound Damping: Adjustable TPC
  • Adjustments: Air, Compression to Lockout, Rebound
  • Leg Diameter: 32mm
  • Leg Material: 7050 Butted AL
  • Wheel Size: 26”
  • Brake Mount: PM 6”
  • Axle: 20mm, 20mm non tapered, 9mm
  • Crown to Axle: 478 / 498 / 515
  • Colour: White

Grab them while stock last!

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