From those just getting started with clipless pedals, to the most serious competitors, the Shimano PD-M540 is an excellent choice. The dual-sided open binding mechanism continues the classic SPD performance and reliability and allows for easy entry and exit. With it's chromoly spindle and sealed cartridge bearings, the M540 is built to last.
This pedal is Shimano's line that creates basic with comfort. The PD-M540 is the pedal that will give you the basic clip in on both sides with adjustments. With those of you who are taking time to read this, you can't get simpler with this pedal. It functions to your potential, and you are paying a great price for a unique one-of-a-kind pedal.
In response to surging demand for global environmental preservation, bicycles now attract attention as the most eco-friendly means of transport. Shimano is dedicated to supply high-quality and high-performance components for different types of bicycles made in various countries and regions of the world, ranging from bicycles for the world’s top racers to daily users. Furthermore, Shimano has enhanced the product lineup, which was developed to provide more comfort and pleasure for commuting and shopping closely related to everyday life. The series features, for example, low maintenance by the internal geared hub and easy pedaling even while the light is on by the built-in hub dynamo. At Shimano, they pursue the creation of new designs and easy-to-use functions by keeping one jump ahead of the users’ imaginations, and they realize innovative new products excelling both in high precision and in durability by the metal-processing technologies they have developed for many years. This will encourage more people to use bicycles resulting in the spread of more eco-friendly lifestyles and the promotion of environmental preservation. With this view, Shimano is developing and producing truly “Captivating Products."