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by phil_wi
Monday 11 February 2019, 11:21
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: A warning/reminder to all hardbooters
Replies: 6
Views: 736

Re: A warning/reminder to all hardbooters

I "broke my ankle" in a similar manner by augering the nose of my board into breakable crust.

Decelerating my 62kgs blew the boot apart and also fractured my ankle. In my case at least, the boot wasn't strong enough to prevent injury, but was just strong enough to ensure it.
by phil_wi
Friday 25 January 2019, 14:04
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: hardboots for EC: another approach
Replies: 74
Views: 10027

Re: hardboots for EC: another approach

Ok, the "ultimate" doesn't sound suitable. Lighter is always good, but that looks a bit too stripped down. I'm thinking... assuming the various spring systems here are available, this opens up usage of any Atomic boot which has that back-fastening doobrie on the back there. (a) The Backland Carbon i...
by phil_wi
Thursday 24 January 2019, 17:45
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: hardboots for EC: another approach
Replies: 74
Views: 10027

Re: hardboots for EC: another approach

Backland Ultimate: I hear you - I think a tongue is something I'd not want to be without, I'd not noticed that!
by phil_wi
Thursday 24 January 2019, 13:58
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: hardboots for EC: another approach
Replies: 74
Views: 10027

Re: hardboots for EC: another approach

Good questions.

"Backland Ultimate" - holy ****, those are the boots for me... I need to ensure I can buy some springs first though, before buying those and some none-Intec bindings.
by phil_wi
Wednesday 23 January 2019, 14:10
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: hardboots for EC: another approach
Replies: 74
Views: 10027

Re: hardboots for EC: another approach

Is anyone ready to sell any of these systems?
I like the idea of a modern boot, but I'm going to need something like the things here.