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Ways of Fitting a Mountain Bike Most shops that sell bikes do a good job in helping customers find the right frame size. One can usually double check it by taking a peek at the bike manufacturer’s website or catalogue. There is usually a range for every frame size. Though there are no specific body measurements one can fit the bike to their liking. It is actually up to the person who owns the bike therefore to get the perfect fit. One can get a good idea of what fits them by sitting on the bike with someone holding on to them. One can do a fitting by themselves but some bike shops offer it a cost. Before they spend on a bike’s fitting what one needs to know are the things that need to be changed on the bike. Paramount is getting the right frame size. To get the right size one can use a sizing chart and it is advised that one tests it before purchasing the bike. The right size should not be too high to make someone feel overstretched or too low such that one feels cramped, it should be comfortable. To place the feet flat on the ground when they dismount, it should allow someone. On changing the handlebar width one should focus. By the specific body type of the rider the handlebar width can be determined. Allowing more steering torque and slow steering down are the benefits that a wider bar have. Since it encourages one to open up their chest when huffing up a hill, it also makes it easier to breathe. Especially by riders with a disproportionate leg to torso size, the stem length can be changed too. At times one should consider shortening the stem as this moves the rider towards the centre and adds a curvature to the back which leads to a more upright ride. The seat post and the setback is what one should set once they have the right frame size. If a person cannot adjust the seat far enough what they may need to do is to change the seat post offset. The handlebar height is the other thing that one should try fitting and make sure that they are not too high or too low. Helping this does by getting a comfortable back angle and a natural feel to look ahead without straining the neck. One can also consider changing the crank arm length too. One should consider the points at which the body comes into contact with the bike. The first being the handlebars, then the saddle and pedals. One should make sure that these three places are comfortable. The handlebars should not have friction when holding on to.A 10-Point Plan for Options (Without Being Overwhelmed)

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