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Old     (dtb)      Join Date: May 2002       06-01-2007, 10:07 AM Reply   
I have been riding the 04 Zeus for a few years now and love them, but they are starting to get pretty worn. I was looking at replacing them and have an opportunity to pick up a pair of 06 Deuce's for a great price, but I tried them on yesterday and noticed the Deuce does not have any kind of strap across the top of the foot/base of the ankle to hold your heel down. No matter how tightly I pulled the laces I felt like I would be getting heel lift while riding, although I have not ridden them yet.

Any comments from those who have ridden the Deuce? Do they hold your heel down?

Old     (goatroper222000)      Join Date: Dec 2006       06-01-2007, 10:21 AM Reply   
Get a newer zeus model. they have great heel hold
Old     (innov8)      Join Date: May 2005       06-01-2007, 10:31 AM Reply   
The 06/07 Zeus or Faction will have great heel hold.
06 Deuce should be pretty good, but 07's are much better.
Old     (dtb)      Join Date: May 2002       06-01-2007, 3:55 PM Reply   
yeah, i figured the new zeus would be the ideal choice, too bad i don't have a hook up for them. i guess you get what you pay for.

thanks for the advice
Old     (stephan)      Join Date: Nov 2002       06-01-2007, 4:32 PM Reply   
The 2007 is almost identical to the '04 Zeus. It has the ankle strap and the cut/flex is very similar. I noticed when I first got mine they had a little heel lift but once they got broken in they held my foot down solid. That & I stuff a wide size 8 into Smalls. Check the new Deuce they are incredible, inexpensive & simple.


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