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#1 32spec OFFLINE  

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Posted September 24, 2013 - 07:03 PM

The brake pedals are too close too together so I can't work the pedals separately when wearing my boots.  Anyone else have this problem?  Any solutions?  Thanks

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Posted September 24, 2013 - 07:22 PM

The guy that designed the brake pedals on Power Kings is the same guy that makes the handles for portable air compressors and battery chargers on wheels.  :wallbanging:  :(  :mad2:


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Posted September 24, 2013 - 07:41 PM

I have a size 11.5 boot and I cant fit mine on them separately
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Posted September 24, 2013 - 07:43 PM

Strap a board to your boot to work the pedals.


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Posted September 24, 2013 - 07:52 PM

This was normal on the tractors up until the early 80's when they replaced those little discs with big boy pedals.  Soon you'll learn how to twist your leg in order to hit one pedal.  I did that for so many years that I still do it on any tractor I use.  It's just one of those things that tell you you're on a PK.


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Posted September 24, 2013 - 08:34 PM

Get smaller feet.


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Posted September 24, 2013 - 09:10 PM

Strap a board to your boot to work the pedals.

Might work beter if you straped it to the inside pedal?


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Posted August 13, 2014 - 10:00 AM

You are not alone.

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Posted August 13, 2014 - 12:25 PM

Wear ballet slippers



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Posted August 13, 2014 - 05:15 PM

Wear ballet slippers


I hear High Heels work.
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Posted August 14, 2014 - 07:14 AM

I hear High Heels work.

Good info to know!



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Posted August 24, 2014 - 09:22 AM

If you adjust the left brake pedal free-play slightly less then the right ( about 3/4 to 1" difference" ) you can apply the left wheel without pushing the right  but you can still push them together as you ankle will pivot enough to get both . That's the best I could come up with mine.



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Posted December 28, 2014 - 09:15 AM

I know ... Old Thread.   New Guy too ... but I wanted to add to this thread.  I still have 3 PK's & find that using the heel of my boot on the brake pedals works the best for me. 

I just found this site a couple of days ago ... seems like a good group of guys .. so I figgerd I'd join up.  Thanks for having me !

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Posted December 28, 2014 - 09:53 AM

I know ... Old Thread.   New Guy too ... but I wanted to add to this thread.  I still have 3 PK's & find that using the heel of my boot on the brake pedals works the best for me. 

I just found this site a couple of days ago ... seems like a good group of guys .. so I figgerd I'd join up.  Thanks for having me !

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Posted December 28, 2014 - 10:09 AM

Aw Geez - another self revelation . My feet are 13 or 14 depending on who makes footware .  I have been turning my feet 90 degrees at times to work pedals  .

 

Correcting posture afterward is tedious . The things it does to the knees is not good either .

 

My father liked the Elec-Traks and so do I .  With them you can let the feet dangle along with other things .






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