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 Post subject: XTR pedal?
PostPosted: Wed Mar 28, 2012 3:05 pm 
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Hi All, 

As many other on this forum, I am very happy with the XTR M980 pedal. However, as many WW have noticed before me, this is not exactly the lightest pedal around. I realize that there has been a thread previously concerning Ti axles for the XTR pedal, however I also remember that there were some doubts whether the axle will hold up or not. Do anybody have some advice on how to make the XTR pedal lighter without sacrificing safety and function?

Thanks :wink:


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 29, 2012 2:45 pm 
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There are titanium countersunk bolts which can replace the steel torx bolts. Will save you some 6 grams. See my post here:

viewtopic.php?f=1&t=68136&hilit=xtr+pedals&start=15


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i've bought titanium axle for mine
lost 50 gr


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How have the ti axles worked? How many miles? Your weight? Where did u buy? Thanks!


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 Post subject: Re: XTR pedal?
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andrewryangibson wrote:
How have the ti axles worked? How many miles? Your weight? Where did u buy? Thanks!

i bought them with altira bikes ownmaker (france), i'm 70kg
i've trouble with a pedal
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By canard974 at 2012-02-19
they are with shimano now, if the warranty is still on with ti axle
many guys from france i've the same than mine but they dont have any trouble
i think you can find ti axle with ebay


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