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Old 12-23-2019, 06:26 PM
giordana93 giordana93 is offline
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actually I think saddle on the middle of the rails is a good discrete starting point. Even if kops were the correct spot, it's not terribly easy to measure properly (especially alone) --are you on a level surface, front of kneecap vs tibial tuberosity...drop the heel vs point toe alone introduces enough variance, and then there's the static sitting on the saddle at point x trying to measure with no load vs dynamic fit actually pedaling and settling into a sweet spot
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Old 12-30-2019, 06:46 AM
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tried this on my bikes and could easily do it on them.....but Ive worked in two bike shops fit people be4. Thanks Dave.
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Old 02-09-2020, 09:52 PM
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I just gave this approach a try and it feels great to this point.
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Old 02-10-2020, 03:56 PM
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Peter White also describes setback. For some reason reading it this way really resonated with me.
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Old 02-18-2020, 04:05 PM
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This is great - thanks for reposting this gem
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