Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About Impressum
It is currently Fri Sep 30, 2016 11:24 am
Recently the board software has been updated and there are some known bugs/failures:
- Avatars are currently not being displayed ✔ FIXED
- Tapatalk connection is currently broken ✔ FIXED
- Avatars cannot be uploaded ✔ FIXED

Please note that we will soon do some changes in WW board template design in case to get a fully mobile/desktop responsiveness board!
If you find more errors please post it here: http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=139062


All times are UTC+01:00





Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 1488 posts ]  Go to page Previous 173 74 75 76 77100 Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Sun Apr 13, 2014 12:50 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon Aug 26, 2013 4:09 am
Posts: 14
Location: Canberra, Aus
Thanks for the photos shillc. Looks like I can't swap out the ATOPs easily for BOA. The part sewn into the shoe is different which I guess you would expect from the different brands. Oh well :(


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
Posted: Sun Apr 13, 2014 12:50 pm 


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Mon May 19, 2014 4:20 am 
Offline

Joined: Tue Jan 22, 2013 6:23 am
Posts: 440
Bont shoes are now available at Competitive Cyclist. They have a really good return policy too.

http://www.competitivecyclist.com/Store ... q=bont&s=u


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Mon May 19, 2014 5:01 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Sun May 27, 2012 2:11 pm
Posts: 477
Location: Tucson, AZ
Performance started listing them this month as well.


Top
   
 Post subject: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Mon May 19, 2014 5:29 am 
Offline

Joined: Sat Nov 20, 2010 6:06 am
Posts: 969
Location: Perth, Western Australia
I have heard Bont has swapped to Boa, will look for the info.


Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk

_________________
Ozrider - Western Australia
Parlee Z5 XL (6055g/13.32lbs) Trek Madone 5.9 (7052-7500g)Jonesman Columbus Spirit (8680g)
Chase your dreams - it's only impossible until it's done


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Mon May 19, 2014 7:44 am 
Offline

Joined: Mon May 19, 2014 7:40 am
Posts: 3
hello
i had A2 shoes since 1 years and i buyed vaypor last wekk in the same size but the left shoes is shorter than A2

size is differents ?


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Mon May 19, 2014 4:11 pm 
Offline

Joined: Tue Jan 22, 2013 6:23 am
Posts: 440
AGW wrote:
Performance started listing them this month as well.



Cool! If only Competitive Cyclist or Performance carried wide version they would get my money.


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Thu May 29, 2014 2:48 am 
Offline
in the industry

Joined: Fri Dec 07, 2012 8:34 pm
Posts: 283
Location: North Carolina
So i have an issue with my bont Vaypor+. The "wire" on the upper ATOP dial came loose/disconnected. I see i need to remove the allen key holding the dial on, however my smallest 1.5mm hex wrench does not fit into the head of the bolt. Is the bolt a different size? Has anyone else had this problem?is it a simple fix?

I NEED to have it fixed by saturday as my state championship race is on sunday. terrible timing, just my luck

Image

_________________
The New: BH http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=117760

The Old: Trek http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=110051


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Thu May 29, 2014 8:43 am 
Offline

Joined: Thu Aug 12, 2010 4:42 pm
Posts: 119
Check the service page here http://www.atop-team.com/service.php?id=4.
Specifies use a torque wrench. I suspect but I can't tell if it's a star drive (Boa is).


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Thu May 29, 2014 5:29 pm 
Offline

Joined: Sun Mar 16, 2014 3:09 pm
Posts: 103
Location: Seattle, WA | Gjøvik, Norway
Are the listed Bont weights reasonably true? Specifically I am looking at the Bont Vaypor listed as 240gr for size 42.

I will be returning a pair of Giro Factor's that Giro claims weigh 240gr, while the real world weight is 290gr...

_________________
(2012/2014) Scott Addict R1, SRAM Red 6.6kg | 2012 Scott Scale Pro, SRAM X0, 9.4kg


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Thu May 29, 2014 7:16 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon Jan 24, 2011 8:09 pm
Posts: 918
So my size is 275mm L, 114mm W

On Bont's website it says..."contact us for custom size"????

Hmmm..used the online store tool, it works...I guess maybe it is broke on the other portion..haha


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Thu May 29, 2014 7:23 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Sun May 04, 2008 10:03 pm
Posts: 1220
Location: Back in the saddle...
I'm guessing you may need wide shoes. I measured at 263/100 and their recommendation of 42.5 was spot on. Contact them, see what they say.

_________________
"Deserve's got nothing to do with it." William Munny


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Thu May 29, 2014 7:25 pm 
Offline
in the industry
User avatar

Joined: Sun Jul 29, 2012 2:59 pm
Posts: 855
Location: Ruidoso, NM
What size shoe do you normally use? Do you take an extra wide in other shoes?

In my case Bont said I needed a 42.5W and I ended up with a 44.5 standard that fits.

_________________
formerly rruff...


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Thu May 29, 2014 7:32 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Sun May 04, 2008 10:03 pm
Posts: 1220
Location: Back in the saddle...
Not to change the subject, but has anyone else noticed they can't place the cleats far enough forward? I have them maxed out, but it's still putting the cleat farther under my foot than my previous shoes. I haven't put any miles on them yet, mostly because I'm in the middle of some targeted events, but plan on giving them a go in a few weeks.

_________________
"Deserve's got nothing to do with it." William Munny


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Thu May 29, 2014 8:31 pm 
Offline

Joined: Tue Jan 22, 2013 6:23 am
Posts: 440
Zigmeister wrote:
So my size is 275mm L, 114mm W

On Bont's website it says..."contact us for custom size"????

Hmmm..used the online store tool, it works...I guess maybe it is broke on the other portion..haha


Make sure you pick a shoe that comes in wide on the fitting wizard. 275mm x 114mm is a 10.5 wide US/44.5 Wide Euro


For what its worth at 275mm long the following are the widths:
92 and smaller = Contact us for custom size
93-97 = Narrow
98-109 = Standard
110-114 = Wide
115-119 = Double width
120+ = contact us for custom size

Anyone heard of the double width before???


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
PostPosted: Thu May 29, 2014 8:53 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Sep 21, 2006 8:57 pm
Posts: 4279
Location: Vicenza
boysa wrote:
Not to change the subject, but has anyone else noticed they can't place the cleats far enough forward? I have them maxed out, but it's still putting the cleat farther under my foot than my previous shoes. I haven't put any miles on them yet, mostly because I'm in the middle of some targeted events, but plan on giving them a go in a few weeks.


I had a similar problem but more related to feeling the cleats with a wider Q factor than other shoes with same cleat brand.
I even spoke directly to Bont guys at Eurobike but they said it was a first time for them.


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: Bont shoes
Posted: Thu May 29, 2014 8:53 pm 


Top
   
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 1488 posts ]  Go to page Previous 173 74 75 76 77100 Next

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Bont Vapor Plus vs Bont Bltiz?????

in Road

upside

1

330

Tue Jul 19, 2016 1:42 pm

wingguy View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. S-Works Sub6 vs Bont Blitz

in Road

blatchcorn

3

883

Mon Jun 13, 2016 10:22 am

kgt View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Lake Shoes

[ Go to page: 1 2 ]

in Road

Ozrider

18

1323

Thu Sep 29, 2016 11:30 pm

eajohnson View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Questions on Lake shoes

in Road

DeLuz

10

1112

Wed Mar 16, 2016 9:02 pm

DeLuz View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Replacement S Works shoes - out of stock?

in Road

Conradsleight

3

447

Sun Jun 26, 2016 6:14 am

Conradsleight View the latest post


All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: tnc1970, Yahoo [Bot] and 25 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited