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Originally Posted by pdlamb View Post
Most road bikes start off with a 33/67 to 40/60 front/rear weight split.
I'm a bit skeptical of that weight distribution, unless you're talking about a really upright setup that's halfway to a hybrid. For a road bike that's actually being ridden like a road bike, 45/55 is nearer to the mark IMO.
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