From concept to double world champion in 1 year, everything about this Öhlins DH38 Race Fork is fast.
From concept to double world champion in 1 year, everything about this Öhlins DH38 Race Fork is fast.


When races are decided by thousandths of second, there is no room for an error, next level control for next level riders. Whether you are racing between the tape or trying to hit that next gap on your favorite lap, you have the support and control to push further, faster and harder than before. We have more pistons, more tubes and more offset options than you knew you wanted.

Öhlins TTX 18 cartridge kit featuring downhill-optimized 18 mm piston for improved small bump sensitivity. Increased damping pressure bandwidth to achieve improvements in damping valve response and sensitivity.

The adjustment range specifically for gravity use both race and park. 15 clicks of low speed compression and low speed rebound and 5 clicks of high-speed compression. Twin piston three chamber air spring system, isolated from the upper tubes to reduced head build up and featuring Total Tune Spring Curve System (TTSC) allowing total air spring tuning from the initial movement through to the bottom out.

Öhlins Performance Suspension Guide
Do you want to know which suspension models best suits your bike? Click here to use our Performance Suspension Guide, it will also recommend a personal set up based on your weight and desired sag.

No one knows suspension like Öhlins, our proprietary technologies – developed from multi-discipline know-how; help you ride smoother, faster and push the boundaries of your MTB. To learn more about the technologies implemented in this product, click here.

Servicing & Support
Regular effective maintenance is the key to maintaining the optimum function and performance of your Öhlins suspension forks and rear suspension units. Öhlins products can be serviced at any authorized service center and basic service can be performed by riders with intermediate mechanical skills, using commonly owned tools. Öhlins riders can safely maintain and service their own forks and rear shocks using our simple step by step video guides and PDF manuals; supported by easily available spare parts kits with everything they need to keep their ride smooth. To learn more about our range of service kits, tools and to access our service videos and manuals, click here.


160-200 mm travel
Independent air spring system
Independent damper system
200 mm disc
Boost DH
SKF wiper seals
38 mm upper tube diameter
Offset 46/50/54/58
Compatible maximum tire sizes 29 x 2.8 and 27.5 x 3.0
E-bike approved
Race proven setting bank
Motocross inspired dual clamp floating axle

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