Metal vs plastic pegs – join the debate!

Friday, August 17th, 2012 3:44pm
Category: BMX

A long-running debate in the BMX world is focused on a simple but crucial component, especially for park and street riders – the peg – and which is better: metal or plastic.

Some say the feel of grinding a metal peg can’t be replicated by anything else; others prefer the no-wax option of a plastic. Many of the world’s pro riders are running plastic pegs, so do you need to bother with metal at all?

Nylon, thermalite, chromoly, steel, molded composite – does it make a difference to you? Let us know what you think below.

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