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Old 10-05-08, 03:59 PM
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show us your pedals

clipless, clips + straps, powergrips + platforms, whatever... lets see your pedal setup


i'll start:

gr9's + soma quad gates + laminated suede mks double straps = most comfortable setup for me
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MKS Sylvan Track, MKS clips, Toshi Doubles wif wittle white buttons.
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MKS Sylvan Track, MKS clips, Toshi Doubles wif wittle white buttons.
are the buttons ornamental? or maybe to give something to grip while tightening?
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Originally Posted by bad news hughes View Post
are the buttons ornamental? or maybe to give something to grip while tightening?
They do actually help me tighten them, since they stop my hands from sliding off the ends.
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They do actually help me tighten them, since they stop my hands from sliding off the ends.
cool - i've seen them before, just wasn't sure what the deal was
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They also help to keep the ends from de-laminating. you can also cut your straps and throw those on to secure the more fragile ends. they are quite handy
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Also they go "clickety-clack" when you're walking your bike!
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Originally Posted by Jabba Degrassi View Post


MKS Sylvan Track, MKS clips, Toshi Doubles wif wittle white buttons.
I REALLY like! but 100.00 for a set of Toshi Doubles! Ef that! I had no idea they were that much!
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Yeah, lately I've been thinking about how difficult it would be to put out a similar product at a much lower price. Really, it's just two layers of suede sandwiching a layer of nylon and some good buckles. They charge a premium because demand has skyrocketed but NOBODY else is making a product like this, except MKS, and you save, what, like $5 there?

I mean, how hard can it be to press two big slabs of suede and a layer of nylon together, cut it to shape and jam some buckles in there?
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not in focus, but you get the idea. nothing simple - i "downgraded" from errebi sprint doubles, and i ended up liking the singles much more.

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MKS GR9 pedals, MKS clips, Soma double straps w/ Toshi buttons.
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Freebies from my brother Now I just need shoes...
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I like the nickle...
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^^^ gotta get some longer screws like that for my GR-9s.. looking good with the doubles
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i have t mobile pink spd sl's or my fred pedals. just cheap plastic toe clips, refrectors and all
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what about kashimaxes?
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Originally Posted by dougland89 View Post
Soma doubles are $29
Do you know where I can find/order 'em?
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I'm with Adam on this one.
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like these pedals... what are they?
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Time ATACs. But they're in the Fed Ex system somewhere. Right now I just have the platforms off my mtb. Eventually I'll have ATACs on both bikes.
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the clipless pedals are time atac xs

the strap ones are campy track pedals with campy cage, alfredo binda strap, and a reg button.
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Freebies from my brother Now I just need shoes...
If you're a size 43 or 44, I can fix you up.
http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=439368
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