Advertise on Bikeforums.net



User Tag List

Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Posts
    12
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Opinions on a 23 in Giant Yukon Frame

    ok I found a local guy selling a 23in (X-large) 2006 giant yukon alum. frame in good condition for 10 bucks Now im only 6'1 235lbs with a 35in Inseam. Is this frame too large. I feel like this would be a perfect project for me but i dont want to go through the whole build process only to find out its too big. can i accomodate for the large frame by getting a shorter stem, crank? Im new to the Bike building scene but im pretty handy and work on cars and such all the time.. Thanks for the advice in advance..

  2. #2
    Bad Company dminor's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Location
    The 509
    My Bikes
    are awesome.
    Posts
    12,223
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I think you will find a 23 rideable but too large to really enjoy. I'm the same height with an inch shorter inseam and consider a 20-21 the outer limit of what I would ever want.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •