I have applied my decades of bicycle fitting and design experience to a new line a functional tools for the home mechanic concerned with correct fit. These tools have been developed through my own needs as a cyclist looking to align the touch points of my different bikes. Each new tool serves a very specific purposes to improve your comfort through aligning your contact points from bicycle to bicycle. These tools will help you to find the differences between your bikes and even your own two feet. Each tool is produced by shapeways in their factory of the future. Each order come with a 100% satisfaction guarantee and will ship with in two weeks. Please enjoy these new tools and send me your thoughts on how you like them.
SPD SH51 Cleat Alignment Tool
This tool is designed to adjust with SH51 Shimano SPD mountain bike cleats. The tool grabs the cleat and then can be aligned on left and right shoes with a Shimano TL-FC32 BB tool as shown in the picture (not included).
Directions for use:
With the cleats installed on on your shoes loosen the two retaining screws slightly. Slide the tool over the cleat on the left shoe and adjust the rotation to the desired position. Then mark that location on the sole of the shoe at the tool’s pointer. Then repeat the process on the right shoe until the indicator of the tool lines up to a similar location as the mark on the left. Then mark the right shoe at the the indicator and compare the left and right marks to make sure they are in the same relative location on the sole.
The tool is available in black and works with a Shimano TL-FC32 BB tool sold separately. Please purchase your new SPD cleat alignment tool at shapeways today.