im am considering buying a new road bike the one i am looking at has a

im am considering buying a new road bike the one i am looking at has a

Post by ht.. » Fri, 09 Apr 1999 04:00:00


lower b.b.  than my current rig how does b.b. heigth affect ride is it
worth considering
 
 
 

im am considering buying a new road bike the one i am looking at has a

Post by Richard McClar » Fri, 09 Apr 1999 04:00:00

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> lower b.b.  than my current rig how does b.b. heigth affect ride is it
> worth considering

Lower center of gravity affects all kinds of things (generally
favorable).  The only reason I can think of for a high bbh is for
clearance (off-road, etc).  (My old Raleigh Pro -1971- is high.  I
believe this was for pedal clearance in the old full cage pedal days.)