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Singlespeed & Fixed Gear "I still feel that variable gears are only for people over forty-five. Isn't it better to triumph by the strength of your muscles than by the artifice of a derailer? We are getting soft...As for me, give me a fixed gear!"-- Henri Desgrange (31 January 1865 - 16 August 1940)

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Old 12-15-06, 11:13 PM   #1
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Shallow headtube

I recently found a Bianchi Stratus, it fits me great, but was wondering about the headtube lenght. The length is very shallow, would that make a differnce in handling..
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The head tube length is usually determined by the size of the frame. At least for standard geometry bikes. A larger frame has a longer head tube. A short head tube doesn't effect the handling, but the angle of the head tube does.
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