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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 […]

How to Measure a Bike Frame – Terminology

Published on October 25, 2011 By Skippy Wheelsmith

Understanding how to measure a bike frame is easier if you know the terminology. Finding what size bike do I need is easier if you understanding how bike frames are measured. Let’s define the parts of a bike frame: Fork: Connects the front wheel to the frame. Head Tube: the vertical frame tube at the […]