MTB Seat Tube Angle Explained | How Does It Affect A Bikes Handling?

Published on January 11th 2020


Steeper seat angles are becoming more and more common on many bikes; improving the climbing ability of otherwise aggressive mountain bikes. Check out this video of Henry explaining the difference between effective and actual seat tube angle, and how you can adjust this to improve your fit on the bike 🔧 Subscribe: The GMBN Shop: Follow us on Instagram or Facebook! @gmbntech Do you want to see more of this type of video? #gmbn #gmbntech #mountainbiking #mountainbike #mtb #bikelife #cycling #geometry #amges #explainer # If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 Watch more on GMBN Tech... 📹 📹 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound Earl Grey - Dylan Sitts Spring Cleaning - Dylan Sitts Still Trying - Dylan Sitts Submit your content here: Brought to you by the world’s largest mountain bike channel, the Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN), GMBN Tech goes deeper into the bikes, kit and technology stories that help fuel your rides. Our mission is to help you discover, dial-in and get the best from the latest cutting edge bikes and technology available. With news and rumours, first ride exclusives, how-tos, the weekly GMBN Tech Show wrapping up and showcasing the week’s biggest tech stories, and more besides, if it’s off-road tech, it’s in. Every week, of every month we seek out, showcase, and ride the newest gear and innovations from across the globe in an authoritative, inspiring and entertaining way to help you get the best from your rides. And when we’re not riding, we get geeky in an accessible, easy-to-understand way about forks. And shocks. And more to help you setup and maintain your bikes perfectly. Engage with us every week on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on mountain biking tech. Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -