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Old 2014-04-27, 08:30 PM   #1
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Riding after the rain

Which pedals and shoes do you use? Yesterday I went out to do a little bit of trials but it was right after rain and my shoes were wet as my pedals and I figured out that you can't do anything with wet shoes and pedals cause you have no damn grip... what do you use?
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Old 2014-04-30, 10:06 PM   #2
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Wet trials doesn't work.

Just grab a muni, put on some boots, and ride through the puddles!
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Old 2014-05-02, 12:32 AM   #3
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Trials in the rain sucks no matter what but I think your best bet is gonna be metal pins with five tens.

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Old 2014-07-31, 06:50 AM   #4
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I started with plastic pedals only, I found it difficult to ride normally in the rain. Now I have metal pedals with pins and Im fine. You could maybe try modify your plastic ones by putting screws in yourself, I've heard of others doing that
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Old 2015-04-21, 08:21 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by Dime94 View Post
Which pedals and shoes do you use?
My own, massive PE, and grip tape.
Dislike negative assumptions in 2012 I can tell I'm still using the very same pedals with the very same grip almost everyday, so including rainy days in a wet climate.
After more than 3 years of using it I'm amazed by how few impact is visible on the ends.
And so I dare to state very safely: this is MUCH stronger than any metal pedal I've ever seen.
And about grip: I even do my coffee act (dangerously hot) with wet pedals if I have to.

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