Revelation and Recon are two of the new 29er forks released by RockShox for 2012. Weighing at 1806g, the Revelation fork takes pride in its 140mm of travel, 20mm Maxle Lite thru axles, and the new Motion Control DNA.
More lightweight than the Revelation is the Recon fork, which weighs only 1,755g for the Gold TK Solo Air model. The Recon carries more of the higher-end features, which include the Solo Air, Turnkey lockout that comes with an alloy knob.
As compared to the plastic XC forks, the alloy knob offers better quality. The Recon fork has a forged hollow alloy crown as well. Indeed, both the 2012 RockShox 29er Forks- Revelation and Recon are constructed with topnotch qualities.