[CR]Now:Toe strap buckle Was:pic of day - Argentin & Benotto


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Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2001 12:56:40 -0800
From: Chuck Schmidt <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net>
To: Aldo Ross <swampmtn@siscom.net>
Cc: Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
References: <003301c09504$979f9640$6cf9fea9@jim2>
Subject: [CR]Now:Toe strap buckle Was:pic of day - Argentin & Benotto

Aldo Ross wrote:
> (sinp)
> There's blue tape wrapped around the toestrap below the buckle, >where it rubs against the pedal cage...
>helps keep the toestrap upright, makes it easier to get your shoe
>in.

Actually the tape covers the lower metal connection to the buckle and keeps it from digging into the shoe and foot and making the side of your foot sore; it's a comfort thing, padding. The tape is above the pedal cage...

Chuck Schmidt South Pasadena, California http://www.velo-retro.com (NEW list of reprints and T-shirts)