Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Los Angeles, CA
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I had both the Kilo TT and a Dawes SST for a couple months (still have the SST, sold the Kilo). I sold the Kilo because I could never get even slightly comfortable on it. Turns out I had one size too small (had a 50cm, should have been riding a 53cm). My SST on the other hand, is very comfortable and fits great. There is no overlap (54cm, but I believe 52cms do not have overlap either).
That being said, I am going to give the Kilo another shot in 53cm, which I'm sure will fit much better. The Kilo is much lighter and a much more beautiful bike, imo. Also i've read that the 53cm's barely have any toe overlap. I don't know if the overlap on the 50cm is considered severe by most people, but imo, it was pretty bad. At first I was convinced that it wouldn't be a problem, and that I should just always go over X mph and I would be fine. That is until my head almost smacked into a truck's rear view mirror in a slow-speed crash.
If you already know you prefer a more lax/road geo, I think the SST is a great choice. It's very comfortable and a blast to ride. It comes with brakes and horns too.
On the other hand, since you already have a road bike, why not try the Kilo for some variance? It's lighter, more aggressive, and the nicer bike of the two (imo). Also if you're sized 53cm+ in the Kilo, I don't think Toe Overlap will be a problem at all.