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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2012 10:16 am 
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2012 11:49 am 
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I have the locating lug for replacing my cleats in the right position. What I'd be more interested in is being able to buy just the front half on their own cheaply. For me it's the lip on the front of the clear that wears and I reckon that I could get through 4 or 5 of the tips before having to replace the rear section.


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2012 11:51 am 
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Alternatively, just use a marker on the sole of the shoe.

Costs about 1% of that jig...

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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2012 1:53 pm 
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I'm not sure that I think it is revolutionary, but it is good to see a little innovation.
What I DON'T like is "a combination of standard bearings and LSL – Lightweight Self Lubricating – rollers."

I'd rather have bearings.


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2012 2:43 pm 
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seems like an answer in search of a question. I wear out shoes before I wear out cleats. Then again I'm a cafe-cover nazi and can track stand for about 1/2 the lights I get stopped at!


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2012 3:20 pm 
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Whats the point...just use the marker. Anyway, old cleats will leave some marks. I think it is so stupid, only triathletes will buy it. Oh wait, they are too cheap for tryathletes.

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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2012 8:41 pm 
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yes.. as said above, sharpie pen around the old cleat.. bingo!


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2012 9:28 pm 
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Now if they came up with a way to somehow transfer cleat position to different shoes we'd be talking...


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2012 9:34 pm 
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I don't understand why you guys are so down on the idea. It's very clever .I have not seen it before and I will use those cleats on my keo's . If you want to draw on your shoes or measure using a laser who cares :unbelievable: The point is It makes things simple and exact without any fuss and the cleats are going to be cheap as well . You might as well say "whats the point of emails I have a pen and paper "
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Thanks for the link artray. I agree it is a neat idea... :thumbup:

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I kind of agree with Kasparz...the marks on the shoe part, anyway.


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