Charlie wrote:I'm surprised nobody's yet asked the ever popular question......
Why are they called "clipless pedals" when you clip in and out of them?
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stevew wrote:OK charlie......I'm sorry, but it just seemed a little "off the wall" when we were talking about Tyres and wheels!
As was mentioned earlier, clipless because there are no (toe)clips. I suppose it made good sense early on but now that the SPD type thing is so common place that it seems like a strange misnomer.
hubgearfreak wrote:Jac wrote:It has to be men that devised such complicated 'systems' for measuring wheels and tyres.:
if it was a woman, there'd be big ones and small ones. either all black or with yellow sides. narrow, medium and wide