Under Test: iSSi Clipless Pedals

iSSi II clipless pedals Shimano SPD GRAVELBIKE.com gravel grinder

Shimano’s SPDs may be the Kleenex of the off-road clipless pedal space, but newcomer iSSi is looking to shake up the status quo with their line of pedals. The iSSi II model pictured above features 4° float, adjustable spring tension, and is available in three chromoly spindle lengths: standard (52.2mm), +6 mm and +12 mm.

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Under Test: Specialized Power Saddle

GRAVELBIKE.com gravel grinder Specialized Power Expert seat saddle Cirrus Cycles BodyFloat

Specialized’s Power Expert saddle and Cirrus BodyFloat seatpost.

The Specialized Power Expert saddle is Body Geometry designed for both men and women to have top performance in a more aggressive position. A stiff, carbon-reinforced shell and lightweight polyurethane padding provides comfort and support on longer rides. The $130 Expert model features hollow titanium rails and is available in 143 mm, 155 mm, and 168 mm widths.

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