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What Size Bike Do I Need? First calculate: What kind of bike should I buy?

Published on December 20, 2011 By Skippy Wheelsmith

In the last post, What Size Bike Do I Need – What Type Questionnaire, we discussed the need to answer what kind of bike should I buy before answering what size bike do I need. This is the first step because different kinds, or types, of bikes are measured and fit differently. Your correct size […]

What Size Bike Do I Need – What Type Questionnaire

Published on November 12, 2011 By Skippy Wheelsmith

Determining what type of bike you need is the first step in answering what size bike do I need. Why? This is because different types of bikes have different geometry. I recently posted the article What Size Bike Do I Need – About Frame Geometry which explained some factors of bike geometry and how that […]

What Size Bike Do I Need – About Frame Geometry

Published on November 4, 2011 By Skippy Wheelsmith

When asking what size bike do I need, I’ll bet the last subject you expected was geometry! Don’t worry; we are not going to break out the textbooks or complex mathematical formulas. I’ve been out of school a while and forgot most except A = Pi times r squared, but that’s just cause I like […]

What Size Bike Do I Need – Why the Correct Size is VITAL!

Published on October 20, 2011 By Skippy Wheelsmith

Before buying a bike, ask: what size bike do I need? Why? The year was 1993, when I was 14 years old and bike crazy. A bike meant more than a way to get around, the road passing by and wind in my hair was freedom! I had saved nearly every penny from my chores […]