Conversion of measurements
|Rider height||147-155 cm 4’9”-5’1”||161-172 cm 5’3.4”-5’7.7”|
Will a 17.5 inch bike fit me?
Yes, in the broadest sense. However, you should be sizing your bikes depending on the length of the top tube. I believe that some 17.5 is appropriate “Seat tube frames come in a variety of sizes, including S and M. As an illustration, yeti 575 17.5 “It’s a size S, and it’ll be too tiny for you, unfortunately.
What size person will an 18 inch frame bicycle fit?
In general, an 18-inch bicycle is preferable for someone who is under six feet tall, although factors such as inseam length and variances between bike manufacturers can all have an impact on how well the bike fits.
How do you measure standover height on a bike?
Height above the ground (sometimes known as “standover height”). The distance between the top tube and the ground is measured here (assuming a certain tire size which is listed.) Due to the fact that you normally end up at this place when you stand over your bike frame, this measurement is taken at the mid-point of the top tube, halfway between the seat tube and the head tube.
How do I determine bike frame size?
Place the end of a tape measure at the precise center point of the gear crank (the metal post that goes through the middle of the bike’s chain sprocket) and mark it with a permanent marker. Then, using the tape measure, measure all the way up to the top of the tube. Measure all the way to the point where the tube comes to an end. This will provide you with the length of the seat tube, which corresponds to the size of the frame.
How do you size a bike for a teenager?
The height of the adolescent for whom you are purchasing the mountain bike is the first thing that you should take into consideration. If your child is still in his or her early teens, you should, of course, choose a smaller-sized bicycle. Consider the following: a youngster who is still under 4’6″ or so might consider purchasing a set of 20-inch wheels.