Shimano M520 SPD MTB Pedals Buyers Guide

Buyers Guide

Shimano M520 SPD Pedals

Shimano M520 MTB SPD Pedals

Shimano M520 SPD Pedals are the cheapest and one of the most popular of Shimano's clipless MTB pedals.
Shimano M520 SPD MTB Pedals are ideal first clipless mountain bike pedals for beginners!

They are cheap, easy to set up and simple to use. SPD Cleats are included (replacement cleats are also cheap and easy to find).

They can be used with any SPD compatible mountain bike shoes (i.e. with 2 holes on the sole).

The Shimano M520s are double sided SPD pedals - you can clip in to either side.

There are 2 tension adjusters on each pedal - one for each side (set the tension to its lowest setting while getting used to them)

Sealed bearings, sturdy Cro-mo axles and lightweight alloy bodies make the Shimano M520 SPD Pedals a good choice as durable, value for money, XC or touring pedals!

Shimano M520 SPD Pedals Specifications

  • Cro-mo Axles
  • Sealed Cartridge Bearings
  • 380g per pair
  • 2-hole SPD Cleats Included


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