If you haven't read Jeff's article please do. The link (to IMBA) provided makes it very simple to have our message heard. IMHO, this is the only politics appropriate for this venue. ...
Jeff, you'd think that FiveTen would have spent a bit more time on the design before releasing something like this. Heavy, can't easily unclip, and can't take cleats off - all for $150. What a (BAD) deal!
Winter riding is actually quite fun and helps keep you fit year round. For starters, take a look at the following thread.
There are also several write ups you may find helpful:
Highly apropos after the wet summer this year in the mid Atlantic and northeast. Like you’ve seen in Florida the deluge has caused significant erosion on some trails completely changing the riding experience.
Appreciate the article Patrick. I use Stan’s or Orange and my experiences have been very similar. Always looking to hear how other sealants compare. As far as other brands Jeff did an article on the Flat Stopper last year which claims it lasts one year. That would be good to test for the next go…