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Old 05-15-08, 07:33 AM
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soma toe clips vs mks

are the 4 gate soma toe clips any shorter in length than the msk clips? cuz my mks clips scrape like a mother night and day and i was wondering if getting the soma clips would help that at all. thanks
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Old 05-15-08, 08:07 AM
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The medium/large Soma 4 gates are a bit shorter, maybe half an inch, maybe more. I have the double gates, and if you have padded shoes (I've got onitsuka fencing) they feel great. If not, well, they hurt the feets a little.
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Old 05-15-08, 09:24 AM
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Originally Posted by kneeeerow View Post
are the 4 gate soma toe clips any shorter in length than the msk clips? cuz my mks clips scrape like a mother night and day and i was wondering if getting the soma clips would help that at all. thanks
1. - What size are you using?
2. - Quit pointing your toes down.
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Old 05-15-08, 12:26 PM
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If they are scraping while pushing the bike(to all the "i don't push my bike" people-sometimes pushing the bike is a good thing,as in drinking a coffee while riding brakeless=not much stopping)that's normal.If they're scraping while riding something's wrong.
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i wear vans authentics all the time and the 4-gates hurt like hell.
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Old 05-17-08, 06:11 PM
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soma clips are too brittle and break at the worst of times.
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Old 05-17-08, 07:46 PM
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Originally Posted by broseph View Post
soma clips are too brittle and break at the worst of times.
like if ur bombing a hill and the last thing u need is no foot retention
its happened to me
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Originally Posted by dervish View Post
like if ur bombing a hill and the last thing u need is no foot retention
its happened to me
exactly the worst of times I was speaking of.
soma clips are bad roots.
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Old 05-18-08, 12:04 PM
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no one im in my experience has ever liked the soma clips. ever.
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I like the Soma double gates, they make it really easy to get my foot in and out but are still really tight. I might switch back to the MKS I have when I get around to buying doubles...
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