Fox Racing 38 K FLOAT 27.5″ Factory Grip2 Tapered Boost – MTB Forks



Fox Racing 38 K FLOAT 27.5″ Factory Grip2 Tapered Boost

The Fox 38 K Float 27.5″ Factory Boost with Kashima Coat, improved GRIP2 cartridgeis a lightweight fork with 160 to 180mm travel – designed for Enduro riders.

High stiffness, innovative and lightweight: the new 38 K Float 27,5″ Factory Grip2 Tapered Boost from Fox

All the revolutionary features of the new 36 packed into a super-strong chassis specially designed for modern, hard Enduro racing with long suspension travel: The brand new 38 is at the starting line! Whatever gets in its way, it will never tire of panting for even more speed.

The award-winning 38 gets a huge performance boost with the improved FIT GRIP2 4-way adjustable damper. Equipped with the patent-pending dual Variable Valve Control (VVC) high- and low-speed rebound adjuster, improved compression damping and less friction overall, the 38 offers a new level of performance and adjustability that matches the X2 shocks. The high-speed compression stage and high-speed rebound stage is now easily adjustable with 8 clicks. “Factory” says it all. The best-of-the-best technology we have to offer is available in our Factory Series models with our buttery smooth, and ultra durable Genuine Kashima Coat. These products are World Cup proven.External steps in lower casting reduce weight.

Features – Fox Racing 38 K Float 27.5″ Factory GRIP2 Tapered Boost

  • Model – 2021 Factory Series 38 FLOAT Grip2 Fit
  • Improved FLOAT EVOL air spring adds plushness
  • Factory Series models feature Genuine Kashima Coat
  • Innovative elliptical head tube in the fork crown area for high stiffness at minimum weight
  • Pressure compensation system in the immersion tube unit
  • Air and oil channels in the immersion tube unit
  • Improved GRIP2 cartridge for even better control
  • GRIP2 with dual VVC (Variable Valve Control)
  • High-speed compression stage and high-speed rebound stage easily adjustable with each 8 clicks
  • Weight-optimized chassis with optimal stiffness/weight ratio and new triple clamp for more space in the head tube area
  • Weight-optimised chassis offers particularly great advantages with shorter offsets
  • Stiffer than 36: 31% higher stiffness for lateral forces, 9% higher brake stiffness and 20% higher torsional stiffness
  • 58 mm fork crown diameter for optically even transition between voluminous steering tubes and fork crown
  • 4-point direct mounting on the fork for mudguards

Product features

  • Use: All Mountain, Trail, Enduro
  • Wheel size: 27.5″
  • Spring: Air
  • Damping: Grip2 Fit Adjust
  • Adjustments: Rebound, spring hardness over air pressure, Grip2 Fit with Adjust
  • Adjustments Grip2 damper: 
    • High-speed compression: 8 clicks (w/VVC)
    • Low-speed compression: 16 clicks
    • High-speed rebound: 8 clicks (w/VVC)
    • Low-speed rebound: 16 clicks
  • Steerer: Tapered 1.5″ to 1 1/8″
  • Steerer length: 264mm
  • Upper Tubes: 38mm
  • Disc brake mount: Post Mount (PM7 – Direct Mount 180mm)
  • Maximum Rotor Size: 230mm
  • Drop out: Boost 15x110mm Thru-Axle

Travel / Offset / Drop out

  • 160mm / 44 Offset / boost
  • 170mm / 44 Offset / boost
  • 180mm / 37 Offset / boost
  • 180mm / 44 Offset / boost


  • Steerer: Aluminum
  • Crown: Aluminum
  • Lowers: Magnesium
  • Upper Tubes: Aluminum  (Kashima Coat)


  • Shiny Black Orange


  • 2180g (manufacturer information)

Scope of delivery

  • 1 Fox Racing 38 K Float 27.5″ Factory Grip2 Tapered Boost
  • 1 Fox Racing Thru Axle
  • 1 Star Nut
  • 3 Volume Spacers
  • Manual
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