Raw

Ask ScooterDad: if i have a phoenix complete with the black phase forks and if i raw them out will they still work

Submitter's Name: 
Jake
Submitter's Location: 
tucson
Answer: 

In theory, it shouldn't make a difference, but it will void the warranty. The pain is there to help protect the fork from rust. The raw-looking parts are almost always clear-coated to protect against rust. I don't recommend it, but I don't think it should prevent you fork from no longer fitting.