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    Moving from Mountain Bike to something more comfortable.

    I am going to look at the Shift. Thanks for that info.
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    Moving from Mountain Bike to something more comfortable.

    The problem with the bike is the riding position. I have added a high riser and adjustable stem, and a comfy seat. Its still not comfortable. I have to put to much weight on my arms. Perhaps its the geometry of the frame itself? Aside from modification, what bike would you recommend for someone...
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    Moving from Mountain Bike to something more comfortable.

    Hi. I have a Specialized Hardrock and although its a fine bike, I don't do much off roading anymore. I would prefer something extremely comfortable for long rides in the city. Only real factor is that I am 6'5" and 225. I need a extra large bike, and one that has at least 27 years, front...
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    Modify or buy new?

    Nope, neck is good. I am just very tall.
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    Modify or buy new?

    Hey folks. Here is my issue. A few months ago I bought a 2014 Specialized Hard Rock. I have always rode mountain bikes so I figured I would continue the trend. The issue is, I don't really go off road too often and I am very unforgettable on the bike. Its a very large bike (XL) and I am 6'5". I...