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Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) Looking to lose that spare tire? Ideal weight 200+? Frustrated being a large cyclist in a sport geared for the ultra-light? Learn about the bikes and parts that can take the abuse of a heavier cyclist, how to keep your body going while losing the weight, and get support from others who've been successful.

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Old 05-08-08, 11:41 PM   #1
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64+cm top tube frames??

I'm looking for a frameset that has a long top tube. The best fitting frame I have is an old Raleigh with a 68cm seat tube and a 62cm top tube. I ride it with a 130mm stem and it is still a bit short. Does anyone know of a stock frame with a top tube of 64cm or grater. The only thing I've found is a Rivendell, and I just can't swing the price. Thanks,

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I'll be stopping by my LBS today. They have a used custom job in right now that's pretty good sized. I'll get the measurements and get back with you.

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