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Planet X XLS Force22 HRD Planet X XLS SRAM Force22 HRD Carbon Cyclocross Bike
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Our most popular full carbon cyclocross bike is strong, fast and beautiful. Exceptional performance for cross racing, road riding, or exploring the trails.

  • Cross specific full carbon frame and fork
  • Vision Team 30 Disc, tubeless ready wheelset
  • Use: CX racing / road riding / trails / commuting
  • Weight: circa 9.6kg, based on size medium

    Please Note: This bike will not be shipped until the 10/12/2019.
Full Description

Description

Cyclocross is growing fast. Drawn by the fun of the mud and the thrill of the racing, cyclists are taking to the 'cross course in droves. CX is a balance of speed and skill and the Planet X XLS is an eternal favourite of the scene, thanks to its contemporary and refined carbon chassis and race-tuned geometry. Whether youre looking to upgrade to carbon or discs, the XLS is the perfect place to start.

The XLS represents the evolution of technology within cyclocross, namely, the introduction of disc brakes. If you're a road rider that's never experienced disc stopping power, you'll be thrilled with their performance. No longer must you compromise on speed - on discs you can brake later into corners and shred mud like never before, as the discs stay clean. This performance increase is even more outstanding when coupled with the XLS' lightweight carbon frame and fork. We've cleverly flattened profile top-tube for comfy shouldering over the roughest off-road terrain, too. Theres big tyre clearance, too, to avoid mud clogging. With features like these, we've made sure the XLS is future-proof.

The XLS frame is beefed-up around the main frame joints for extra strength so it can easily handle the rough stuff. In fact, the XLS wants to be ridden hard, to show off how efficiently it transfers every watt of pedal-power into speed. Go on, drop the hammer, search for the limit, gap the field.

Of course, with a bike this tough, theres the added advantage of using it for multiple types of riding. Wash off the race mud and enjoy its versatility as a commuter or road bike. Put some slick-tyres in there for the weekend club run. The XLS is quickly gaining popularity for good reason!

Groupset: SRAM Force 11 HRD hydraulic disc brake equipped groupset provide more stopping power than any rim brake, with zero rim wear to your precious wheels. With Force 11 (22-speed) you're sure of lightening quick gear shifts the moment the impulse takes you. Gear changes are crisp with SRAM Force - and a pure pleasure. SRAM's Yaw-equipped front mech provides flawless shifting between rings without ever needing to be trimmed. Its well known that SRAM groupsets weigh significantly less than the competition, and with carbon levers, crank arms and rear derailleur cage, Force 11 is no exception.

Hydraulic disc brakes come as standard on the XLS and SRAM's Force HDR disc brakes are exceptional examples of the art. They provide fingertip control and impressive stopping power. We love them for their all-weather braking ability and the extra confidence this gives us on every ride.

Wheelset: Vision Team 30 Disc Now tubeless ready these are exceptionally solid wheels, perfect for competitive Cross Country, Cyclocross or general road riding. Based on our best selling 700c road wheel they come with an 11 speed capable rear hub so you have maximum options in what rear cassette you chose to run. The freehub is built with a steel body to handle the stresses of hardcore riding. With 4 oversized bearings in each rear hub, 2 in the hub shell and 2 supporting the freehub, it's unlikely that you'll need to take a look inside them any time soon. These amazing parts combine together create an outstanding wheelset, ready to battle any terrain!

Finishing Kit: weve capped this bike build off with high quality finishing kit from Italian aces San Marco and our own Selcof pro range. With a combined package of this quality, you're getting a truly excellent bike and amazing value for money.

Please note: black frame colour finish consists of clear gloss lacquer over raw carbon, so you can see the beauty of the carbon weave!

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Please Note: All customizable options are fitted in house during the build process by our trained mechanics.

How do I unbox and set up my bike when it arrives

Full Spec

Custom options available
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Bar Tape Planet X Soft Touch Handlebar Tape / Black
Brake Setup UK Brake Lever Setup Rear Brake Left
Chainset SRAM Force 11 GXP Chainset (No BB) / 172.5mm / 50-34T
Handlebar Controltech RA-540DB-6 Alloy Road Bar / Black / 42cm
Saddle San Marco Monza Start Saddle / Black / Carbon Steel
Seatpost Selcof Zeta 6061 Alloy Seatpost / 31.6mm / Matt Black / 350mm
Stem Controltech RAS-99 Alloy Stem / Black / 100mm
Tyres Panaracer Comet Hardpack Wire Bead Tyre / 700c / 33mm / Black
Wheels Vision Team 30 Disc Road Centre Lock Wheelset / QR Front / QR 135mm Rear / Shimano 11 Speed
Inner Tube Panaracer Inner Tube / 700c / 25-35mm / Presta 48mm  
Brake spare SRAM Hydraulic Hose Fitting Kit Includes Barb And Olive / Single Olive  
Brake spare SRAM Hydraulic Hose Fitting Kit Includes Barb And Olive / Single Barb  
Frame Spare Planet X Front Mech Roller  
Head Set Planet X Headset Spacer Set / 1 1/8" / 15mm + 10mm + 5mm / Black  
Brake spare Shimano Centrelock Lockring / Black  
Front Mech Front Mech Band On Clamp For SRAM YAW / 34.9mm / Black  
Seat Clamp Selcof Forged Alloy Bolt Up Seatclamp V2 / 35mm / 15MM / Black  
Frame Spare Selcof Carbon Steerer Fork Bung MK 2 / 1 1/8 inch  
Brake spare Jagwire Vortex Vento 6 Bolt 160mm Disc Rotor (Rever Branded)  
Chain SRAM PC1110 11 Speed Chain / 116 Links  
Brake spare Avid Centreline Disc Brake Rotor / 160mm Centrelock  
Front Mech SRAM Force 11 Front Mech / Braze On  
Head Set Selcof Integrated Cup Angular Contact Cartridge Bearing V2 Headset For Tapered 1" 1/8th 1.5" Fork Steerer  
Cassette SRAM PG1130 Cassette / 11-32T  
Rear Mech SRAM Force 11 Rear Mech / Medium Cage  
Gear Levers SRAM Force 11 HRD Hydraulic Disc Brake Caliper & Shifter / Rear Brake - Left Front Shifter / 1900mm / 20PP  
Gear / Brake Lever SRAM Force 1 Hydraulic Disc Brake Lever / 11 Speed Right  

Key features

Finance Available
Spread the cost of this bike over 10 months with Interest-Free Credit or Spread the cost over 12, 24 or 36 months. Subject to Status
Vision Team 30 Disc Wheelset
Tubeless Ready Disc brake version of our best selling 700c wheelset. The Vision Team 30 Disc wheels offer quick acceleration and sure footed responsiveness making them a perfect choice for fast road, Cyclocross and Gravel Adventure cycling.
XLS Carbon Frameset
Hand built carbon frameset with a full carbon fork. With tight frame angles and predictable light steering the XLS is the perfect frame for a muddy Sunday CX racing or for everyday adventure riding
SRAM Force HRD Groupset
SRAM's Force HRD groupset delivers the amazing stopping power of hydraulic disc brakes along with 22 smooth shifting gears and race ready performance

Geometry

Geometry

Size & Specs

Bike frame geometry
  51545759
Head Angle (°)A71.272.372.572.7
Head Tube (mm)B120133147162
Effective TT (mm)C516535555568
Seat Angle (°)D74.473.973.573
Seat Tube C - T (mm)E510540570590
Chainstay (mm)F425425425425
BB Drop (mm)G60606060
Reach (mm) 370377391392
Stack (mm) 529546560575

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Custom build option available
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Build your bike in 3 simple steps.
Step 1: Select bike size and colour (by choosing a frame)
Frame View size guide Stock
51cm Flanders V2 51cm Flanders V2 £1,499.99 In Stock
51cm Stealth Black 51cm Stealth Black £1,499.99 In Stock
51cm Sky / Red 51cm Sky / Red £1,499.99 In Stock
54cm Flanders V2 54cm Flanders V2 £1,499.99 In Stock
54cm Stealth Black 54cm Stealth Black £1,499.99 In Stock
54cm Sky / Red 54cm Sky / Red £1,499.99 In Stock
57cm Flanders V2 57cm Flanders V2 £1,499.99 In Stock
57cm Stealth Black 57cm Stealth Black £1,499.99 In Stock
57cm Sky / Red 57cm Sky / Red £1,499.99 In Stock
59cm Flanders V2 59cm Flanders V2 £1,499.99 In Stock
59cm Stealth Black 59cm Stealth Black £1,499.99 In Stock
59cm Sky / Red 59cm Sky / Red £1,499.99 In Stock
59cm Sky / Red 59cm Sky / Red £1,499.99 In Stock
Step 2: Choose your options

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Bar Tape Add the finishing touch to your bike by customising the colour of your bar tape - Make it unique!
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Planet X Soft Touch Handlebar TapeBlack  FREE i
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Planet X Non-Slip Textured Gel Bar TapeMicro Grip Texture | Black £7.98 i
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Planet X Cork Gel Bar TapeBlack £6.99 i
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Selcof Eolo Soft Bar TapeFluro Pink £9.99 i
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Selcof Eolo Soft Bar TapeBlack £9.99 i
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Selle Italia Smootape Gran Fondo Bar TapeBlack £14.99 i
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Selcof ColourDrops BartapeMulticolour £7.99 i
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Selcof Eolo Soft Bar TapeWhite £9.99 i
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Selle Italia Smootape Corsa Bar TapeBlack £7.99 i
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Selcof Eolo Soft Bar TapeBrown £9.98 i
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Selcof Eolo Soft Bar TapeFluro Yellow £9.98 i
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Selcof Eolo Soft Bar TapeFluro Orange £9.98 i
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Selcof Eolo Soft Bar TapeFluro Green £9.98 i
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Selcof Eolo Soft Bar TapeRed £9.98 i
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Selle Italia SG Bar TapeBlack £14.99 i
Brake Setup Choose your braking setup.
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UK Brake Lever Setup Rear Brake Left  FREE i
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EURO - USA Hydraulic Disc Brake Lever Setup Rear Brake Right £50.00 i
Chainset We offer various tooth ratios and crank arm lengths. Make sure your bike is suited to your riding type
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SRAM Force 11 GXP Chainset (No BB)172.5mm | 52-36T £20.00 i
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SRAM Force 11 GXP Chainset (No BB)172.5mm | 50-34T  FREE i
Frame
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset57cm | Flanders V2  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset51cm | Sky | Red  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset59cm | Flanders V2  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset54cm | Sky | Red  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset59cm | Sky | Red  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset51cm | Stealth Black  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset57cm | Sky | Red  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset54cm | Stealth Black  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset59cm | Sky | Red  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset51cm | Flanders V2  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset57cm | Stealth Black  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset54cm | Flanders V2  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset59cm | Stealth Black  FREE i
Handlebar Our standard build is usually perfect but you can choose a bar that suits your needs.
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Controltech RA-540DB-6 Alloy Road BarBlack | 36cm £10.00 i
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Controltech RA-540DB-6 Alloy Road BarBlack | 42cm  FREE i
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Controltech RA-540DB-6 Alloy Road BarBlack | 44cm £10.00 i
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Controltech RA-540DB-6 Alloy Road BarBlack | 38cm £10.00 i
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Controltech RA-540DB-6 Alloy Road BarBlack | 40cm £10.00 i
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FSA K-Force New Ergo Carbon Road Handlebars42cm | Carbon/Red | 31.8 mm Clamp £50.00 i
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Selcof Delta Wing Carbon Road Handlebar42cm £69.99 i
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Selcof Delta Wing Carbon Road Handlebar40cm £69.99 i
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Selcof Delta Wing Carbon Road Handlebar38cm £69.99 i
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FSA K-Force Nano Carbon Compact Handlebar44cm | Gray | 31.8mm £85.00 i
Saddle Have a preference on saddle design or simply want a lighter saddle? Upgrade now!
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San Marco Monza Start SaddleBlack | Carbon Steel  FREE i
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San Marco Bioaktive Sportive Fusion Large Saddle £7.50 i
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Selle Italia X3 BOOST SaddleBlack | Alloy £14.98 i
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Selle Royal Tec Reactor Tm Saddle Black Steel Rail83816844 £7.99 i
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San Marco Aspide Open Start Up SaddleMagnesium | Black £19.99 i
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Selle Royal Sport Performa Seta S1 SaddleBlack £29.98 i
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PRO Turnix Women's Carbon SaddleBlack £34.00 i
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Selle Italia SLR Saddle FlowTi 316 | Black £59.99 i
Seatpost
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Selcof Zeta 6061 Alloy Seatpost31.6mm | Matt Black | 350mm  FREE i
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Selcof Delta HM Carbon Seat PostGloss | 31.6mm £39.99 i
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Selcof Delta HM Carbon Seat PostMatt | 31.6mm £39.99 i
Stem Our standard build is normally great, but you can change the geometry of your ride and get the right fit - choose the stem length that's right for you.
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Controltech RAS-99 Alloy StemBlack | 120mm £10.00 i
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Controltech RAS-99 Alloy StemBlack | 60mm £10.00 i
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Controltech RAS-99 Alloy StemBlack | 100mm  FREE i
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Controltech RAS-99 Alloy StemBlack | 70mm £10.00 i
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Controltech RAS-99 Alloy StemBlack | 80mm £10.00 i
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Controltech RAS-99 Alloy StemBlack | 110mm £10.00 i
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Controltech RAS-99 Alloy StemBlack | 90mm £10.00 i
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FSA SL-K Stem110mm | Red/Black | 17 Degrees £33.99 i
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FSA SL-K Stem110mm | Gray/Black | 6 Degrees £33.99 i
Tyres
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Vittoria Cross XN Pro II Rigid Tyre31mm | Full Black £15.00 i
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Panaracer Comet Hardpack Wire Bead Tyre700c | 33mm | Black  FREE i
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Vee Rubber CXV Cyclocross Gravel Tyre700 x 33c | Dual Control Compound | Folding Bead £34.94 i
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Vittoria Cross XM Pro Folding Tyre700c | Black | 31mm £20.00 i

Optional Accessories

Bottle Cage We're famous for our bottle cages, don't miss out and treat your yourself to a bottle cage for your new bike.
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Planet X Alloy Bottle CageSIlver £2.99 i
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Planet X Alloy Bottle CageBlack £2.99 i
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Planet X Ambi Plastic Bottle CageBlack £4.99 i
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Planet X Nightwolf Plastic Bottle CageBlack £4.99 i
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Planet X Bi Plastic Bottle CageBlack £4.99 i
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Planet X Fang Plastic Bottle CageBlack £4.99 i
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Planet X Stainless Steel Bottle CageBrushed £7.99 i
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Planet X Mantis Alloy Bottle CageBlack £9.99 i
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Planet X Pro Carbon Bottle CageBlack | Gloss £14.99 i
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Planet X SL Carbon CageGloss 3K Black £14.99 i
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Selcof Carbon BottlecageBlack and Silver £14.99 i
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Planet X Pro Carbon EVO Bottle CageGloss Black £14.99 i
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Planet X SL Carbon CageGloss UD Black £14.99 i
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Planet X Pro Carbon Bottle CageBlack | Matt £14.99 i
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Planet X SL Carbon CageMatte 3K Black £14.99 i
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Selcof Carbon BottlecageBlack £14.99 i
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Planet X Titanium Bottle CageBrushed £24.99 i
Pedals New bike? Get some new pedals!
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Jobsworth Road Pedals Black Keo System With Cleat £13.00 i
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Planet X Sync Keo Compatible Road PedalsBlack £17.99 i
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VP-R73 Look Keo Compatible Road PedalsBlack £21.00 i
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Planet X Connect Keo Compatible Road PedalsBlack £21.00 i
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Planet X Flip Flop SPD-Flat Double Sided PedalsSilver £24.99 i
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Speedplay Zero Chromoly Pedals with Walkable Cleats61200 | Black £119.99 i
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Speedplay Zero Stainless Pedals with Walkable Cleats61100 | Black £144.00 i
Torque Wrench Set your bike up right and maintain it to manufacturers specifications with our torque wrench.
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Jobsworth Pro Torque Wrench Set £34.99 i

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