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What is the damper design?

Helm’s damper is a closed cartridge mono-tube design that provides control of high speed compression, low speed compression, and rebound.

Does it have Double Barrel technology?

Helm is a completely new product from Cane Creek, and has a different approach to damping relative to our Double Barrel technology. Because a leverage ratio is applied to a rear shock within the rear suspension design of a frame, and a fork has no leverage ratio (body weight directly applies to the fork’s travel), […]

How is the air spring curve adjusted? Does it use tokens?

Helm’s air spring curve is adjusted internally by an indexed rod and static piston assembly, no additional parts need to be purchased/installed to perform this change. Air volume can be adjusted by removing the air valve assembly out of the left leg of the fork using a 30mm wrench and moving the static piston up […]

Are spacers kits for non-Boost front wheels available through Cane Creek?

No, adapter kits are specific to wheel models. Please see your wheel manufacturers’ specifications. Options can be found at

Can I use it with a non-Boost front wheel?

Yes, a non-Boost front wheel can be used with the proper spacer adapter kit.

Is it Boost spacing?

Helm forks are only available in 15mmx110mm BOOST spacing with traditional end caps.

Will the blue Launch Edition be limited in quantity?

There will be only 300 Blue Launch Edition Helm forks available for purchase.

What colors are available?

Helm is available in a matte black finish with white/grey decals and key gold anodized parts. For a limited time, a matte blue version is available for Helm with orange/teal/red decals and key black anodized parts.

What much does it weigh?

Helm 170mm forks weigh 2070 grams (4.56 pounds).

Is the travel easily adjustable?

Travel adjustment must be performed internally. Instructions for this procedure can be found within the Helm instruction manual included with every fork. It is recommended that an experienced mechanic perform the procedure.

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