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Attaching Power Grip straps
#1
Hello,
I was wondering if someone could tell me whether I would be able to fix Power Grip straps to my pedals?
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#2
you should be able to as long as there are holes behind your reflector when you pop it out,if not you can drill holes or buy newer nicer pedals
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#3
I would replace the pedals, ideally with these:
http://www.amazon.com/MKS-Sylvan-Touring-Silver/dp/B000MXOLAK/

but these would probably do in a pinch:
http://www.amazon.com/Avenir-Alloy-Pedals-Straps-Silver/dp/B002BW3HKU/
Nigel
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#4
You can take one the front reflector off and mount toe straps. However I like the complete Avenir set up Nigel showed.

I use wellgo 110 pedals as they were the lightest I could find. The Sylvans are good quality too, just too big and heavy for my application.

What I need is shin guards so I do not cut myself walking the bike.:-)
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#5
(08-14-2014, 03:55 PM)GeorgeET Wrote:  .... The Sylvans are good quality too, just too big and heavy for my application...

George, my what small feet you have... Smile I would like something bigger than the Sylvans. My current favorite is not clip compatible:
http://www.amazon.com/MKS-Lambda-Pedals-16-Silver/dp/B001GSQVEE/
I wish it was as wide (or even slightly wider) than the Sylvans.
Nigel
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#6
Yeh I have seen you post these butterfly pedals before, but you are almost two of me.:-) Same with brakes I can stop with the original brakes with two fingers on a dime. If I brake the front too hard the rear will come up. Stoppie. Still have not installed the new pads I got.

ANND BTW I am not a fan of toe straps or clips , I got the wounds to prove it when my foot got stuck.

http://www.roadbikereview.com/cat/drivetrain/pedals/wellgo/r110b/prd_513624_2503crx.aspx
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