Did I Ruin My eBike By Trying To Make It Better?

Published on March 29th 2024


A Triple Crown Fork, (or in the Manitou Dorado's case, Dual Crown Fork) on your long travel eBike can often be a case of 'you see it, you want it.' Rich Payne has saddled up to find out if the pros outweigh the cons when it comes to bolting a downhill fork onto your E-MTB. ⏱ Timestamps ⏱ 00:00 - Intro 00:29 - Pros and Cons Of A Dual/Triple Crown Fork 1:04 - The Bigger Fork Is Stiffer 1:51 - Do Frame Designs Make Limitations? 3:45 - You see them, you want them! 4:32 - How Much Do Triple Crown Forks Cost? 5:16 - Does A Triple Crown Fork Limit Steering? 6:37 - What's The Weight Penalty? 7:23 - Is There Much Difference In Traction? 9:19 - What's The Clearance For Mud Like? 10:10 - So Is The Bike Better Or Worse? Useful Links: Submit your Photo and Video to us 👉 https://upload.embn.com/ Check out the latest EMBN jerseys! 👉 https://embn.me/Jerseys Would you over-fork your E-bike for the terrain that you ride? Watch more on EMBN... 📹 Got range anxiety? Watch this: https://embn.me/RangeTest 📹 Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist 👉 https://embn.me/EditorsChoice 📹 Watch our Features Playlist 👉 https://embn.me/Features 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎵 4 Malcolm - Sarah, the Illstrumentalist Malibu Crush - Dylan Sitts Norita - Jobii Slide N Glide - Rebecca Mardal Future Daze - Major Tweaks Comparison - dreem Dreaming of Lhotse - Ooyy #embn #ebikes #emtb #ebiking #parkbike The Electric Mountain Bike Network (EMBN) is the world’s leading electric mountain bike (eMTB) channel and community. Dedicated to igniting your passion for eMTBs, EMBN delivers weekly original content to inspire you to take your riding further, faster – and with more fun. Whether you live to conquer the techiest terrain – both up and down; to access and explore the beautiful backcountry; or simply to pack as much fun as you can into the precious riding time you have, EMBN is dedicated to covering eMTB from every angle. From inspiring you to go electric – helping you understand what you need, where and how to ride to get the best from your eMTB experience, and more – through showcasing and exploring the latest, most innovative tech, empowering and entertaining features, to skills videos that help you progress and can tackle ever-more adventurous terrain, and much, much more. Every week we bring you informative and entertaining videos on… - The know-how… - The skills… - The tech… - The inspiration… ...to go faster and explore more! EMBN is mountain biking… fully charged: helping you go faster, further, and with more adventures than ever before. Join the EMBN community: Facebook: http://embn.me/facebook Instagram: http://embn.me/instagram Twitter: http://embn.me/embntwitter Thanks to our sponsors: Whyte Bikes: https://embn.me/Whyte Canyon Bikes: http://embn.me/canyon Industry Nine Wheels: https://embn.me/IndustryNine Ergon: http://embn.me/ergon Garmin: https://embn.me/garmin Peaty's Products: https://embn.me/Peatys Pirelli Tyres: https://embn.me/Pirelli MET Helmets: https://embn.me/MET Bluegrass: https://embn.me/Bluegrass Funn Pedals: https://embn.me/Funn Watch our sister channels: Global Mountain Bike Network - https://youtube.com/gmbn GMBN Tech - https://www.youtube.com/gmbntech Global Cycling Network - https://www.youtube.com/gcn GCN Tech - https://www.youtube.com/gcntech GCN Racing - https://www.youtube.com/gcnracing GMBN Racing - https://gmbn.eu/GMBNracing Global Triathlon Network - https://www.youtube.com/gtn GCN Italia - https://www.youtube.com/gcnitalia GCN en Espanol - https://www.youtube.com/gcnenespanol GCN auf Deutsch - https://www.youtube.com/gcnaufdeutsch GCN en Francais - https://www.youtube.com/gcnenfrancais GCN Training - https://www.youtube.com/gcntrainin