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Old 02-08-07, 10:07 PM
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Jimmy C or Hoffman

So, should I get the Jim C pedals or the hoffman sole mates?
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Jim c's hands down.
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I want to say Jim Cs, simply because I've been using them for years with no issues, but I'm really liking the way those new Hoffman pedals look; I'll probably swap to those next time around, at least until the plastic JCs come out.
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I've thought about trying the new Hoffman's out, but they're to much cash around here. If they were like $30 at my shop, I would give it a go but they're $80 instead.

Beerman, stupid question here but why JC's in plastic? Weight?
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1) Shins.
2) I'm pretty sure that they'll slide better (and last longer) than Jim C. Mags.
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^^^true story
Damn it's been awhile!




Anywho JC's have my vote. Even though i really like my Wellgo Mg-52's. But you can't pedal grind with them.
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its a toss up. the jc's have proven themselves through time but i really like the sole mates. best pin design right now...besides maybe the shadow pedals.
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I didn't even realize the Shadow pedals were out... anyone know anyone that rides them? They look like crap.
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i dont think theyre distributed yet. they look nice.
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dans has them.. I just checked
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God they're ugly.
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big JC's pedals are good.
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God they're ugly.
Completely repulsive.
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i dont think there that ugly.
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i would ride em
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why would someone buy purple? it owuldnt match anything
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I would ride them if the worked good.

I still think they're ugly.
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Originally Posted by mude
why would someone buy purple? it owuldnt match anything
Three of my bikes have purple pedals.

I like the contrast they make.
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Maybe you are just fascinated by the color purple. They don't look like they would work good. But if they do, I guess that's 4 pedals to consider.
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