|Considering Litespeed Ghisallo - Have fit question.||rayclark|
Aug 3, 2003 7:59 PM
|I currently have a Lemond Zurich size 55. I'm 5'11 1/2. My max inseam measurement is 85 cm. I've found a decent deal on a 2003 Ghisallo and was wondering if the frame size ML would work for me.
The lemond seems to fit alright altough I do feel a little too stretched out on it. Any comments would be appreciated. Thanks
|re: Considering Litespeed Ghisallo - Have fit question.||03Fastback|
Aug 4, 2003 3:39 AM
|The ML might be Ok for you but compare the headtube lengths on the Ghisallo and your Zurich. The Litespeed HTs are rather short which might require a lot of spacers to get the bar height right. I'm 5'9 and the ML would work for me with 4cm spacers yuk!|
|re: Considering Litespeed Ghisallo - Have fit question.||rayclark|
Aug 4, 2003 5:13 AM
|Right now on the Zurich I have about 4 cm spacers to get the bar height right. I am assuming that since the HT is shorter on the Ghisallo I would need more spacers (which wouldn't be good). Does this mean that ML would be too small for me? Or would it fit differently because it is a compact frame. Unfortunately I can't try the bike out because it is the frame only. This is why I am asking the questions. Thank you.
|Any other comments? Have more measurements.||rayclark|
Aug 4, 2003 11:30 AM
|Torso length is: 66.2 cm
Arm length : 65.5 cm
height : 182.2 cm
Inseam: 85 cm
Would the ML be the right size frame?
Thanks for any comments.