Patent Number: 6,916,033

Title: Front fork unit with a shock absorber and a resistance-providing member for a bicycle

Abstract: A front fork unit of a bicycle includes a fork body, an outer tube movable relative to the fork body, a shock absorber interposed between and secured to the fork body and the outer tube, an inner tube disposed in the outer tube and secured to the fork body, and a resistance-providing member secured to one of the inner and outer tubes and in sliding and frictional contact with the other of the inner and outer tubes so as to provide a resistance to movement of the outer tube relative to the fork body.

Inventors: Yih; Johnson (Taichung Hsien, TW)

Assignee: Giant Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

International Classification: B62K 21/20 (20060101); B62K 21/00 (20060101); B62K 001/00 ()

Expiration Date: 07/12/2022