Dura Ace R9100 Pedals vs 105 5800 Pedals. Are the Dura Ace Pedals worth the extra money compared to 105? We compare the 2 popular SPD-SL pedals from shimano.
Dura Ace R9100 Pedals
Low profile 8.8 mm body height from axle centre to cleat contact surface. Silky smooth 3-bearing axle system, two ball- and one wide roller-bearing Stainless steel pedal body plate for increased durability Open design allows for easy access and cleat adjustments Wider shoe cleat has a long life and is easier for walking than other cleats Large binding target allows quick engagement while wide cleats provides more efficient pedalling
105 5800 SPD-SL Pedals
The 105 PD-5800 SPD-SL road pedal for high performance road racing. These are designed to match the 105 5800 11-speed group. The wide lightweight carbon body provides large shoe contact area to maximise power transfer and support whilst reducing weight.