Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

Mountain Biking Mountain biking is one of the fastest growing sports in the world. Check out this forum to discuss the latest tips, tricks, gear and equipment in the world of mountain biking.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-23-12, 10:54 PM   #1
AJ35
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Bikes:
Posts: 37
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Newbie Question - Shoes, Cleats, and Pedals Compatibility

I just picked up a 2012 Giant Roam 1 and want to change the pedals to clipless. I found the shoes and the cleats(multi-release) I want. I would like to know if the following set-up will work with each other:

Shoes: Shimano MT33L Casual Mountain Bike Shoe - http://www.amazon.com/Shimano-SH-MT3...0059139&sr=8-1
Cleats: Shimano SM-SH56 SPD - http://www.amazon.com/Shimano-SM-SH5...9&sr=8-3-fkmr0
Pedals: Crankbrothers Mallet 2 - http://www.amazon.com/Crank-Brothers...0059196&sr=8-1

Thanks
AJ35 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-23-12, 11:14 PM   #2
Tunnelrat81
Senior Member
 
Tunnelrat81's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Bikes:
Posts: 1,358
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
The pedals that you choose to buy will come with matching cleats. Shimano SPD cleats will not work with crank brothers pedals, but it's no problem because they are included as a package, with no need to buy them separately. I don't see any pictures of the bottom of the shoes, but assuming they are like every other "Mountain biking" shoe out there, they will have the two-bolt mount on the bottom, and will work with any mountain pedal/cleat pair that you decide to buy.

Clipless is the way to go. Time to learn how to pedal circles.

-Jeremy
Tunnelrat81 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:12 AM.