- Member12 April 2015 at 4:42 pm
I’ve used spds for decades but now I need to use flats for improving my technique, XC riding and coaching. I run XTR everything on my XC bike so looking at something like DMR V12 Mags. Anyone using/used these or have any other suggestions?
- Member12 April 2015 at 8:21 pm
I used to run Nukeproof Electrons and really rated them.
Very light as made of a nylon composite material but never had any concerns over strength / lastability.
Cheaper than the v12 Mags too… 😀
- Member13 April 2015 at 12:59 pm
Shimano Saints with the washers removed from the pins.
Not expensive and have been faultless on my hardtail.
Or DMR Vaults if you don’t mind splashing the cash a bit more.
- Member15 April 2015 at 6:48 am
If you’re after XTR type quality and dont mind spending a few quid then the Syntace ones are the absolute last word in flats. They even come in different sizes for different foot sizes.
Or just get some superstar ones.
- Member15 April 2015 at 6:52 am
Thanks guys, going for the Nukeproofs as they’re pretty light and good enough value. I can always upgrade later if I decide to stick with it and I have two MTBs anyway so will be using the HT for coaching and my own technical training and the XC FS with spds.
Can I use normal trainers or do I need special shoes, I have some HD gortex trainers I was going to use?
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