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    I am looking to build a bike using the Gunnar Rock Tour frame.

    The frame has the following specs:

    rake=39

    trail=70

    Could someone explain what the terms rake and trail mean?

    Also, explain what the values of 39 and 70 mean to the handling of the bike.

    Thanks,
    Last edited by georgiaboy; 09-20-05 at 04:52 AM.

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