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Fitting Your Bike Are you confused about how you should fit a bike to your particular body dimensions? Have you been reading, found the terms Merxx or French Fit, and don’t know what you need? Every style of riding is different- in how you fit the bike to you, and the sizing of the bike itself. It’s more than just measuring your height, reach and inseam. With the help of Bike Fitting, you’ll be able to find the right fit for your frame size, style of riding, and your particular dimensions. Here ya’ go…..the location for everything fit related.

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Old 06-02-14, 06:05 AM   #1
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Handle bar reference marks

Just want a double check on something: the reference markings found on the front of most bars, they refer to the horizon for level, correct?

It other words, with the typical rise/sweep MTB bars, to get the max rise/sweep you want the ref marks to be level with the ground (NOT relative to the stem).
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Maybe, but there are probably too many different manufacturers to generalize. If you want max rise just rotate the bars, watch the grip area and stop at its peak.
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