View Single Post
Old 11-02-2013, 11:11 PM
Les Ismore's Avatar
Les Ismore Les Ismore is offline
Platinum Member
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Location, Location!
Posts: 4,469
Default Re: 9711GS G-CLASS- Discuss

The single post design allows for a short shaft, longer shafts mean more weight. Most standard single pedal designs use a 5.5" shaft which is weighty and there's a lot of wasted space on the shaft.

With a short shaft design weight savings is moot if the cam and beater holder are bulky/heavy. There are some double post designs that employ a short(er) shaft, the posts angle inward... this is a great design that's not really been refined.
Reply With Quote