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    Senior Member mr,grumpy's Avatar
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    walmart shcwinn frame size

    Does any one know what the frame size of one of these generic bikes is?
    "I'm built like a marine mammal. I love the cold! "-Cosmoline
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    Wal-Mart bikes in general, not just the Schwinnclones, are one-size-fits-some, made for the 'average American', about 5'9", 165 lb. Vo2 max of about 12.

    Translates roughly to 17-18" frame. Different models have different frame geo.

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    Senior Member mr,grumpy's Avatar
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    So a Trek 820 in VG condition with an 18inch frame for sixty bucks is a reasonable alternative winter beater?
    "I'm built like a marine mammal. I love the cold! "-Cosmoline
    "MTBing is cheap compared to any motorsport I've done. It's very expensive compared to jogging."-ColinL
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    1980ish Raleigh Marathon (Vintage Steel)
    2007 Gary Fisher Advance (giving the Sorrento a break)
    2006 Trek 820 (Captain Amazing)
    2010 Specialized Tricross (Back in Black)


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    Oh, HECK Yeah! Any frame that's unbent/unbroken is worth $60!

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    Hills hurt.. Couches kill RacerOne's Avatar
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    They're about a 54 judging from my brother in laws.

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