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Clipless pedals for first time: Look Keo 2 Max, or Shimano PD-R550

Old 10-05-22, 10:40 AM
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Originally Posted by papaki72 View Post
Most likely I will. Yesterday I had to go through some heavy traffic and the fear of failing among it took all the fun away.
my cleated pedals have cleats on just 1 side. my shoes are flat bottomed MTB shoes. so in a pinch, I can ride w/o clipping in. doesn't help that the # of choices available to us, is mind boggling. I only use these on my road bike



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Old 10-06-22, 09:56 AM
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Originally Posted by papaki72 View Post
Most likely I will. Yesterday I had to go through some heavy traffic and the fear of failing among it took all the fun away.
Decrease the tension on your pedals so that you can clip out quicker. Unless you are doing sprints, you donít need the tension to be high
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Originally Posted by cyccommute View Post
Decrease the tension on your pedals so that you can clip out quicker. Unless you are doing sprints, you donít need the tension to be high
I had the tension all the way down to its lowest. I did another trick. I got myself a pair of Speedplay Comp pedals. The difference is huge! Dual sided, no fuss trying to get the right side up, easy to decouple, just awesome! I will give away my SPD SL pedals to somebody this Christmas.
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