Re: [CR]More on frame geometry

Example: Framebuilding:Technology
Date: Mon, 21 May 2007 23:23:51 -0700
From: "Kurt Sperry" <>
Subject: Re: [CR]More on frame geometry
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Those two styles of frames are likely to have many more significant differences than chainstay length: angles, BB height, front center, etc. etc. wouldn't they?

Kurt Sperry Bellingham WA USA

On 5/21/07, Tom Sanders <> wrote:
> Kurt Sperry wrote :
> I'd be rather surprised if there's a rider out there who could
> > reliably feel the difference in ride or handling in an inch change in
> > the real wheel adjustment in a blind test.
> I would say that if you look at a bike with a wheel that is 1/2" away from
> the seat tube and one that is 1 1/2" away it would be the difference
> between, say, a Crit bike and a Sport Tourer and one certainly should be
> able to feel the difference between the two.


> Tom Sanders


> Lansing, Mi USA