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    Crank length 170 or 175??

    Hi all,
    building up a santacruz superlight for my girlfriend and not sure on what crank length to get. She is already on my old cannondale with 175mm, however she is 160cm tall and will be riding a small superlight? I am thinking 170mm cranks, however will i be sacrificing her leverage especially on a mtb?

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    170's I think are the go.
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    Crank length is not based on leverage, but based on the length of the rider's legs. I ride a small blur and I use 170's.

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    And With 175 On Small Frame Could Cause Your Feet Interact With Front Wheel

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