I'm in the process of building up a Tallboy LTc and have to decide on a stem length. The shortest stem I've ever used on any bike is an 80mm (on my current Tallboy) and while I like it just fine, it seems the standard nowadays is to go shorter. From looking at the LTC thread, mist people seem to go 50-60mm on their new bikes. The local dealer (Bike Bling) also has the shorter stems on all their TB inventory. I'm sure I'd guess used to it but my concern is sitting more upright than I'm used to and dealing with a wandering front end on those extended climbs.
I'm 5-8, 31" inseam (so kind of average in that respect) and will ride pretty much anything but I'm past the days of doing drops more than 3-4 feet. I'll be on a medium frame with standard carbon Haven bars by Easton and a Fox 34 front fork.
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