Somethings are decided for you.
This what I wanted to race:
But the Rockshox Reba RL went back to Sram for warranty repair. Sram says I should follow their service intervals more strictly. I guess since I've only had the fork since October, it was out of service due to undersized air seal o-rings for about a month, off the trail for about 8 weeks due to snow, and only ridden once or twice a week the rest of the time that service interval is a rebuild every 3 or 4 rides.
I built up Blu.2 with a Manitou Minute.
It just didn't feel right. I know this combo can feel good, but just needed some more dialing.
Before the dialing, I thought I'd deal with a sticky brake caliper.
Disc brake calipers aren't supposed to fizz are they?
Nothing a good bleeding is going to fix.
So there it is. The choice has been made for me.
Aspasia rigid it is.