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Old 2011-08-10, 08:09 AM   #16
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This should be really interesting. I'm curious to see the results. I ride flat and street so my imput wouldn't be helpful.
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Old 2011-08-10, 09:06 AM   #17
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Old 2011-08-10, 09:13 AM   #18
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I'm about 6' 2", just under 12st (something like 165 lbs), 26x3 for general muni (with 150s)
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Old 2011-08-10, 09:52 AM   #19
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178cm 76kg that gives about:
5'10" 168lbs 29"x2.2 135mm

could the results have metric values as well?
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Old 2011-08-10, 10:04 AM   #20
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Old 2011-08-10, 11:39 AM   #21
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5'11" 160lbs 24 x 3.0
150mm
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Old 2011-08-10, 11:41 AM   #22
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Old 2011-08-10, 11:45 AM   #23
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Old 2011-08-10, 11:59 AM   #24
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Old 2011-08-10, 12:22 PM   #25
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Old 2011-08-10, 01:22 PM   #26
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6', 160lbs, 26x2.5-2.6
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Old 2011-08-10, 02:01 PM   #27
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200#/72" or 90kg/182cm

29 x 2.4 165's
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Old 2011-08-10, 02:11 PM   #28
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Old 2011-08-10, 02:20 PM   #29
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Old 2011-08-10, 02:31 PM   #30
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5'8" 155lbs 26x3.0 145mm

I haven't tried a different tire size but now I'm tempted to get a 2.5". I only recently experimented with different crank sizes on my muni. Last week I tried 125mm and was surprised I was able to climb as well as I did on 165mm but my downhill speed suffered because of the lack of control. Yesterday I tried 145mm and it found it to be the sweet spot for me. Plenty of control and not a lot of needless foot movement which I think was tiring me out.
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