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Old 03-30-07, 02:34 PM
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Originally Posted by BASE892
I have also heard that some bikes will simply be a 'no-go' for very tall people like myself because of the geometry of the frame. Any truth in this?

At 6'2 you are not "very" tall (sorry) will fit almost every medium and large frame especially for the purposes of fr and dh where you want a shorter bike anyways (you still want it long)

When people refer to too tall for a bike, its usually bordering on 6'5 to 6'7 and taller. Thats when you run into really long legs or arms.

do you have a preference as to cost? Your bikes in that list range from 2000cdn to 6000cdn. If you range is really that flexible you will have lots of options
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