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    going from 29er to 650b size up or stay same?

    i have a 15.5 trek cobia now. new bike will be a remedy in either 15.5 or 17.5. im 5'5- 5'6. trek is actually having a demo day here and will have a 17.5 but not 15.5.

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    Depends. You should have around the same stand over height on the new 17.5 650b but the wheelbase should be shorter snd will have a slightly longer top tube. Ride it see how it feels. But is prolly go with a 17.5

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    I ride a 17" in ALL wheel sizes. The size of the wheel does not change what size frame I ride. If you went down to a 26" bike would that mean you would need to size up 2 sizes to 19"? Trying to follow the logic here.

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    my 26 is a medium frame. i couldnt get the seat low enough on the 29er medium frame.

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