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Are my cleats on straight?

Old 05-19-05, 08:21 PM
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Are my cleats on straight?

On my lake sandals, there was no need for adjustments. Now th sidi shoes I have bought curve like the natural curve of the foot, and they have a plastic plate to mount between the sole of the shoe and the cleat. But I can't tell wether to fix it so the cleat/plastic piece should be exactly parallel to the line of the middle of the shoe, or weather the whole thing should be turned slightly to the right, in order to follow the curve of the foot. Ideas? Currently, as you can see from the pic, I have it moving slightly right, with the curve of the foot.

Suggestions welcome!

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Old 05-19-05, 10:08 PM
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do you have any pains??? knee, arch, ect......

If not then you are probly OK
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Old 05-19-05, 10:13 PM
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Dunno - haven't worn them on the bike yet. Was just wanting to get a second pair of eyes in case I had them installed completely wrong or something. I realize that to some degree there is personal preference, but I figured if I was doing something way out of line y'all would be good at catching it.
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Old 05-19-05, 10:55 PM
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I don't see anything wrong with that. I doubt it will matter a whole lot as long as you don't get too drastic. The best thing to do is clip in and make sure your legs and ankles are straight. Also make sure you have the cleats as close to the same exact position as you can on both shoes.
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Old 05-19-05, 11:06 PM
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There's no proper position for a cleat, that's personal. If it happens to be straight, then great. If not, then it's not.
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