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Cheap light Pedals?

carl1983carl1983 Posts: 162
edited June 2014 in MTB buying advice
Hi, Can someone recomend me some cheap light pedals? Both Clippless and platform are ok. Thanks.


  • carl1983carl1983 Posts: 162
    I found these apparently at 250g dont know how grippy they will be though!
  • stubsstubs Posts: 5,001
    You cant go wrong with Wellgo MG1 magnesium flats. You can find them for around £30 and the bearings seem to be everlasting though the Magnesium will scar easier than Aluminium. Mine have lasted over 2 years of complete neglect and commuting and still spin smoother than my 6 month old SPD pedals.
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  • The RookieThe Rookie Posts: 27,777
    For cheap SPD's get some Shimano M520 off Amazon for under £20, last for ages and work just as well as the much dearer ones.
    Current steed - Whyte T129, 2013 frame, mongrel Revelations, Giant dropper, Stans S1 wheelset. 12, Magura Trail Sport brakes, 1x11. 12.8Kg
  • cooldadcooldad Posts: 32,599
    carl1983 wrote:
    I found these apparently at 250g dont know how grippy they will be though!
    Fine for a pub bike, rubbish for everything else.
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  • holiverholiver Posts: 729
    I am considering the Wellgo MG-1 for my P1, as I could do with some grippier pedals. However, when hunting around on Ebay I found the Wellgo MG-3 which may be a little lighter, a little smaller and have a different pin arrangement. I can't find any other information on them; the Wellgo website and the rest of the Internet yields nothing!

    They are only £18 though...
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