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Old 08-22-12, 06:31 AM   #1
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Motobecane Fantom Cross Uno Sizing Question

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I am 5'10" ish with a 30 inch inseam. I have a longer torso and I am looking to get a SS cross bike. Should I get a 56 cm? 56 bikes have fit me before. What are your suggestions with this bike?

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Thanks man. I am just concerned with this bike because some say that the sizing on BD website is inaccurate. I am thinking I might need a 56 but I would like to hear from someone who has a 30 inch inseam who is about 5'10 has also bought this bike.
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http://www.motobecane.com/cross/uno.html

Compare to the BD site, looks the same. The charts should be good to go.
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You think it should do a 54cm or a 56?
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Did you use the fit calculator linked on post #2?
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Working on it. Waiting for the wife to come home. That will help :-D.
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Thanks man. I am just concerned with this bike because some say that the sizing on BD website is inaccurate. I am thinking I might need a 56 but I would like to hear from someone who has a 30 inch inseam who is about 5'10 has also bought this bike.
You can't size a bike based on your inseam. Top tube length is the most important factor.
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