Traxxion Dynamics AR-25 Axxion Rod Shock Absorber Kit, Tried & Tested – Roadracing World Magazine


Featured in the September 2021 issue of Roadracing World:

There’s an old adage when it comes to helmet design and safety: tell me exactly what kind of crash you’re going to have, and I’ll design the perfect helmet for it. The front shock absorber rod suspension falls into this category. Shock rod forks can be designed to perform well enough for a specific type of input. Any deviation from this and the efficiency of the forks decreases rapidly.

There are solutions to the faults of shock rod forks. The problem is, they tend to be quite expensive, or require skills that many home mechanics don’t have. This is a real problem, as the type of motorcycle that will come with shock rod forks is likely the one that is inexpensive. The owner of this bike will be less inclined to spend a lot of money on an upgrade or less likely to have the ability to perform complicated upgrades.

Traxxion Dynamics looked at the potential market for shock rod fork upgrade kits, evaluated the available products, and came up with one that offers a more sophisticated damping curve and is easier to install than complete cartridge kits …

—Tried and tested: Traxxion Dynamics AR-25 Axxion rod damper kit, by Michael Gougis

The Traxxion Dynamics AR-25 Axxion Rod Shock Kit is designed to provide a significant upgrade to inexpensive front suspension units without spending half the cost of the bike. See how easy the kit is to install and how well it works – all in the latest The world of road racing!

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