[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

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)