Time Z-Control pedals review

Mud-shedding, big-platform clipless pedals

Our rating 
4.0 out of 5 star rating 4.0
£55.00 RRP
Time Z-Control Pedals

Our review

A great all-mountain clipless pedal that deserves wider recognition
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Typically for Time, Z-Controls are good in the mud, with plenty of space forward of the bars for clag to fall through. Probably one of the most solidly made pedals arounf too.

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If you’re a mud-loving rider or have delicate knees, you’ll appreciate the self-clearing design and wire cleat retention jaws which have 1mm more lateral float.

The Z-Control has a large, double-sided alloy body in an H-shape that houses the traditional double wire bar cleat retainers. 

The body of the pedal is cast, then machined to give a distinctive look and add some sharp shoe-gripping working edges to the pedal body.

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This one has been the favourite pedal for many downhill riders and general ‘off-piste’ enthusiasts, because, although the cleat bars always remain proud of the body, it’s a very stable place for you to put a clipped-out foot in an emergency.

Product Specifications

Product

Name Z Control Pedals
Brand Time

Manufacturer's Description The Z is the platform version of the ATAC pedal. It doesn't pivot around the clip mechanism but remains static which gives a very easy to find platform when setting off. A good pedal for all year round all day long riders who wear more casual shoes.
Weight (g) 526
Colour Black