The Kéo Blade 2 is the result of a long process undertaken by LOOK
engineers to optimise all the innovative concepts which were developed
for the Keo Blade Carbon. The Kéo Blade 2 is a more reassuring, more
stable, lighter and more powerful pedal. Its design completely
integrates the blade for better aerodynamics.
• VERY SECURE CLEAT ENTRY / RELEASE
The Kéo Blade 2 concept, based on a carbon blade, allows for a more
rigid cleat release, which ejects the foot much faster at the end of the
release process than a traditional sping.
This makes the pedal very safe and allowed us to remove the
resistance setting. However, to satisfy all cyclists, the Kéo Blade 2 is
available in 3 different hardnesses: version 12 that will be ideal for
most users, version 16 for riders seeking more support and version 20
for those looking for maximum support. It is possible to switch from one
version to another by changing the blade with a special tool.
• AERODYNAMIC PROFILE
With the full integration of the carbon spring blade into the body of
the pedal, the Kéo Blade 2 is the pedal with the best aerodynamic
profile ever created. In addition, the two channels on either side of
the body allow for optimal air flow.
• MAXIMUM PEDALING WIDTH AND SURFACE
The Kéo Blade 2 features a 68 mm wide stainless steel plate moulded
into the body, which allows the cleat maximum contact with the pedal at
all time, whatever the pedalling angle adapted.
• PERMANENT CLEAT STOP CONTACT FOR BETTER STABILITY
To improve the stability and the foot support, the new design ensures
that the shape of the cleat fits perfectly that of the stop and is
always in contact with it, whatever the pedaling angle.
• VERY LIGHT: 110 G CLEAT + PEDAL SET = 144G
The weight of the pedal has been reduced compared to the previous
version. This is possible thanks to a new and thinner spindle which is
lighter, and also to a weight gain on the material of the pedal body.
• VERY RELIABLE
Particular attention has been paid to reliability: high resistance
body, stainless steel bearing surface, oversized spindle shaft with dual
seals, making this pedal a very safe and durable product.
Spindle Profile: To achieve greater efficiency, the new Keo Blade 2
spindle has reduced the stack height by using an oversized Chromoly
spindle. It is composed of two miniature ball bearings: one 12mm inner x
18mm outer diameters, one 6mm inner x 12mm outer diameters and a needle
LOOK spindles are only approved after a rotational test of 2 million
cycles at 100 rpm with a load of 90kg on the centre of the pedal and an
eccentric rotation (replicating a bump each revolution). This test is
much higher than the current standard: the EN14781. A double seal
ensures the bearings have a very long service life.