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Old 10-26-2010, 12:39 PM   #37
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Originally Posted by Bucko
I bought the Fastways. They're reported to knock the kickstand spring peg off if you fall wrong on the left I've always fallen to the right I mounted them in the low position and am very happy with them.

I wanted Roc Stompas, but they were out of stock and out of the country and I needed something wide to give my arches some reprieve on a long trip.

Thought about the PivotPegz, but my Achilles tendons bother me enough as it is, and I figured I didn't need the extra flexion exacerbating an already painful condition.
They did knock the spring peg off on my bike. Thankfully I was only a couple blocks from home. Ground the remaining nub down, drilled and tapped it - put a screw in. Peg now folds without hitting anything. What a pain in the ass if it happened on the trail.

I would recommend avoiding the Fastway pegs.
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