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What is everyone's favorite road pedal?

Old 09-11-09, 02:27 PM
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What is everyone's favorite road pedal?

In the market for some new ones and interested to see what everyone rides.
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Old 09-11-09, 02:30 PM
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I have Shimano Dura Ace and R-540 pedals, I like them.
Want to try Speedplay.
Had Ultegra SPD, liked them for their easy set up.
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Old 09-11-09, 02:43 PM
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Old 09-11-09, 02:43 PM
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Ultegra SPD very easy to adjust. clip in and out easily
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Speedplay Light Action. Perhaps too much play, (10-15 degrees I think) but I really like them.
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Old 09-11-09, 02:49 PM
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Ultegra
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Old 09-11-09, 02:51 PM
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Old 09-11-09, 02:55 PM
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Originally Posted by mrvrsick View Post
r-540 pedals, i like them.
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Old 09-11-09, 02:57 PM
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Look Keo Sprints. Gray cleats, 4.5° of float. Good stuff.

What kind of riding will you be doing, hodie21?
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Old 09-11-09, 02:59 PM
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Old 09-11-09, 03:04 PM
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the kind that works

no really, look keo classic.
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Old 09-11-09, 03:12 PM
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I went from Speedplay to Ultegra 6620 and couldn't get enough float even with the 6 degrees of float cleats. Went back to Speedplay Light Action.
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Old 09-11-09, 03:23 PM
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spd-sl ultegras,

don't need float, my knees are aligned perfectly
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Had the R-540. Worked okay clipping out but a pain (for me at least) clipping in from a stop. Now on Light Action and love them. Worth the extra cost to me, especially when I'm crossing busy highways and can get quickly clipped in.
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Shimano SPD-SL
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Old 09-11-09, 04:22 PM
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Speedplay's X/2sfor the last 6 years or better!
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Old 09-11-09, 04:23 PM
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(Should turn this into a poll).
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Old 09-11-09, 04:42 PM
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I have the Shimano 105 PD-5610s, and they work nicely for me
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Old 09-11-09, 04:45 PM
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i have R-540 and just bought 105 but havent tried the 105 yet. the 540 are very nice
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Shimano SPD-SL. I have the Ultegra PD-6620.

I have SPD pedals too, but I prefer the SLs.
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Look carbons. Only road pedals I've owned. Or used, for that matter. Only other pedals I have are SPDs.
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