Parents should pay attention to the following points when choosing a child's bicycle:
1. Choose a bike size that fits your child's height
According to the wheel size, suitable for children's bicycle size is generally 12 inches, 14 inches, 16 inches, 18 inches four models, in the big is the size of the adult bicycle. 12 inches for children aged 2 to 4 and 80-110cm in height; 14 inches for children aged 3-5 years, height between 90-120cm; 16 inches for ages 4 to 7. Children between 105 and 135cm in height; 18 inches is suitable for children aged 5-9 years and height between 115cm and 150cm.
Since their ontogenetic development varies a lot, parents might be better off taking their child to a store to try it out before buying. Some parents may intentionally choose a larger size so that their children can ride when they grow up, but this will increase the risks of cycling for their children. Parents should also choose the right size based on the child's height and weight.
2. Pay attention to the line design and material of the car body
Children's bikes have a good, moderate line design to ensure that the child will not affect the growth of body shape when riding. For example, the design of some manufacturers body imitates the sports bike, the body design is too long, let the child must bend down to ride, such will affect the child's spine development, make its walk also won't bend unconsciously. In the selection of materials, children confidence car to choose high carbon steel and other relatively strong materials, because children learning to drive easy to fall, the strength of steel is easy to appear damage. Aluminum-magnesium alloy has good strength, but the body is too light, which is not suitable for children who are learning to ride bicycles. It is easy to cause danger due to too fast cycling speed.
3. Pay attention to the tire design of children's bicycles
Children's bicycle tires focus on safety, durability, stability, good friction. At present, the main tire design for children's bicycles is the widening tire, because it can increase the friction when braking, and the weight performance is good. In terms of safety and stability, solid non-inflatable tires are better!