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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-14-2004, 09:00 PM Thread Starter
 
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Height question....

I'm a new rider and I'm pretty much set on a suzuki gs500f. I'm 5'8" and I was just wondering if the bike would be a good fit for me. Will I be too short for the bike? I've seen the spec sheet for this bike and the seat height seems to be ok for my height. Feedback would be lovely. Thanks.
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 04:05 AM
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I think you'll be fine. My wife rides and is only about 5'1"-5'2". Have you actually gone and seen one and sat on it a bit? That will tell you far more about fit than anyone online can.

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 11:03 AM Thread Starter
 
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No, I haven't actually saddled on the bike, but I plan on doing so very soon. Thanks.
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