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Bikes: 1959 Capo; 1980 Peugeot PKN-10; 1981 Bianchi; 1988 Schwinn KOM-10;
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Originally Posted by strauernicht
What do you suggest if your seat is as far forward as possible? Is it okay to turn the seatpost around to allow for more forward adjustment?
One other thought -- I have a history of knee problems, including two full and one partial dislocation of the left kneecap. Although bicycling rarely bothers my knees, I occasionally experience a little knee pain when riding the Ross mountain bike, which has an aluminum frame and a 73mm wide BB shell, which places the pedals farther apart than on any of my other bikes.
Recommended reading: "Save Your Knees," by James Fox, M.D.
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Capo [dschaw'-poe]: 1959 Modell Campagnolo, S/N 40324; 1960 Sieger, S/N 42624
Peugeot: 1970 UO-8, S/N 0010468
Bianchi: 1981 Campione d'Italia, S/N 1.M9914
Schwinn: 1988 Project KOM-10, S/N F804069