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Pike Ultimate Charger 3 RC2 29in Boost Fork

5 out of 5 stars
1 Review
Current price: $895.90 Original price: $1,054.00
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Why We Like The RockShox Pike Ultimate Charger 3 RC2 29in Boost Fork

Straddling the space between downcountry and short-travel trail, we use the top-tier Pike Ultimate Charger 3 RC2 Fork for connecting alpine ridgelines on high-mileage routes. It’s freshly revamped with an updated Charger 3 Damper and DebonAir+ Spring to further refine this 35mm stanchion fork’s performance. The next key update is a built-in pressure relief valve to release unwanted air that can build in the lower leg over time from changes in altitude and temperature.

The new Pike Ultimate still provides the same nimble trail performance that we liked so much about the last version of the Pike, perfect for clambering up slickrock formations and rallying flow trails. What feels new is the small bump sensitivity and tracking ability that RockShox attributes to their new ButterCups which absorb high-frequency trail chatter from things like braking bumps and loose over hard conditions. The next main on-trail advantage of this fork has to do with the updated Charger 3 damper, which utilizes a completely new Internal Floating Piston design that’s intended to make compression and rebound adjustments completely independent from one another. This allows us to make adjustments that truly only affect one performance characteristic of the fork feel and effectively fine-tune our ride.


  • Top-tier trail fork for high-mileage rides and flowy terrain
  • Travel ranges from 120mm to 140mm for an efficient feel
  • Updated Charger 3 RC2 Damper allows for better fine-tuning
  • New DebonAir+ spring sits higher in the travel for control in steep terrain
  • ButterCups soak up trail chatter for better tracking and cornering
  • 35mm stanchions offer a balance between maneuverability and support
  • New Bolt-in torque cap makes it easier to use with hub end caps
  • Compatible with RockShox bolt-on fender (sold separately)
  • Item #RSXB06V
120mm, 130mm, 140mm
Stanchion Material
Fast-Black-coated aluminum
Lower Material
Crown Material
Forged, hollow aluminum
Wheel Size
Steer Tube Diameter
1 1/8in - 1 1/2in tapered
Stanchion Diameter
44mm offset
Spring Type
DebonAir+ with ButterCups
Charger 3 RC2 with ButterCups
rebound, high-speed compression, low-speed compression
15 x 110mm Boost
Brake Compatibility
180mm post-mount disc
Rotor Compatibility
180mm - 220mm
Compatible Components
RockShox bolt-on fender
two volume spacers, star nut, fender, thru axle
Claimed Weight
[140mm] 4lb 2 oz
Manufacturer Warranty
2 years
trail, cross-country

Overall Rating

5 based on 1 ratings

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5 out of 5 stars

June 25, 2024

Best forks ever

I've put it through the wringer
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These have been great forks. I would buy again without hesitation.

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