What should be the ideal saddle height of my bike if I'm 5'10" foot and using a 29" flat bar bike?

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    This depends on many factors. Jul 28 '20 at 17:33
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    Does this answer your question? How do I determine the correct position for my bicycle seat?
    – Vladimir F
    Jul 28 '20 at 17:50
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    There's no mathematical formula for this. Raise the seat until your knee is almost but not quite fully extended when the pedal is at the bottom of its stroke. That's a good starting point. Adjust in small increments from there.
    – Adam Rice
    Jul 28 '20 at 17:51
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    Directly underneath your butt is the usual position. Jul 28 '20 at 21:12
  • Finding the correct height is a matter of much trial and a lot of error. With minor adjustments over again after a new saddle, pedals, shoes ...
    – Carel
    Jul 29 '20 at 7:25

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