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Which Bike Is Best Out Of These?

Which out of these is best to get, i know they are probably not good bikes and are rubbish in the eyes of a professional but i am on a budget and need a good bike… so which one is best out of these?http://www.argos.co.uk/static/Product/pa…http://www.tesco.com/direct/muddyfox-bul…http://www.argos.co.uk/static/Product/pa…
Or any others around the £200 mark which you can advise
I measured my leg and i need a 18-20 frame, im a girl not a dude
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6 Responses to “Which Bike Is Best Out Of These?”

  1. Andrew says:

    The 3rd option – but you get what you pay for at Argos Muddyfox Freefall 26 inch Bike – Unisex. 332/3894 £129.99 Was £299.99 Less Than Half Price + Free Delivery Ideal for commuting short distances – will probably last for a couple of years

  2. John M says:

    If you are going to ride on the road and bike paths do not get a mountain bike. You also don’t one from a department store.

  3. Yon Gamarra says:

    You got that right that none of them are very good. Also, you realize that you will have to do some assembly as they don’t come out of the box fully assembled. This usually means taking the bike to a real shop for final assembly which typically costs about 1 hour of labor at a rate, in the USA, of about 60 to 75 dollars. So there goes your budget out the window. And you end up in the most uncomfortable position of going to a bike shop with a product you bought somewhere else and ask for help. My suggestion is that you visit your Local Bike Shop and check used bikes of some quality. Also, a mountain bike is a bad choice if you ride mostly on the streets.

  4. xtr says:

    get a good quality second hand one , will get a much better bike for your money,

  5. Old Hippie says:

    Sorry… I don’t recommend anything from a discount or big box store. If you need a REAL bicycle – see a REAL bicycle shop. http://www.raleigh.co.uk/ProductType/Pro… Spend the extra £70 on something like that one. 18″ frame, a rear rack & fenders. Full size photo – http://www.raleigh.co.uk/ProductType/Pro…

  6. Nymous says:

    You only need to measure your leg for standover height. Seat height is adjustable, so that measure is *sorta moot. Your torso/arm length and the bike’s top tube length matter more as they determine whether you’ll be sitting upright or hunched/stretched and reaching for the handles. This is less of a “measure it” thing and far more of a “test ride the heck out of as many different sized ones as you can on a cold, crappy day” thing. If there’s dough in your hands, the salesman would be happy to adjust the seat and handle heights on all of them to match your body and preferred posture.

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