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    I would not sweat it - it is just a small...

    I would not sweat it - it is just a small learning curve, then your good. They aren't as easy as some other tech bindings, but their performance more than makes up for it. I have more than 100 days...
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    nice! As for Cast, I am sure you are aware -...

    nice!

    As for Cast, I am sure you are aware - but when they get them back in stock that is a very easy change to make. Swap the front screws for the plate/mounting screws, convert the toe and...
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    The only thing I can recall seeing are these...

    The only thing I can recall seeing are these videos:

    https://youtu.be/F0qHegfkA7E


    https://youtu.be/eLHZloFMF_I

    Skis and bindings

    https://youtu.be/pF4elZq2rwI
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    Sweet! And yes - that gif sums BGs up fairly well...

    Sweet! And yes - that gif sums BGs up fairly well :)
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    I have no idea, but the binding works just fine...

    I have no idea, but the binding works just fine without that part, I think it is only there to help center the boot for step in - though the step in could be a bit more fiddly - i dunno.

    Also, it...
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    I get on with both skis really well - they just...

    I get on with both skis really well - they just ski a bit differently. I have three or four full days on the Rustler/ATK combo in resorts, and the same touring. I really like how R10s ski for the...
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    I found the same. Ravens and I got on to a great...

    I found the same. Ravens and I got on to a great start, but where the relationship soured along the way and I lost confidence in the skis as the snow got shallower and harder. It could be that the...
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    I am sure they will end up being awesome for her,...

    I am sure they will end up being awesome for her, especially if you scored a good deal :) At the end of the day, if those bindings give her the confidence she was seeking, 100grs or whatever is a...
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    ah - yeah, given that info it sounds like...

    ah - yeah, given that info it sounds like something is amiss. Sounds like a good call. Sorry if I was too positive before there. I am sure BD will have you sorted out in no time :)

    Just to be...
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    yeah, unless you feel the noticeable click side...

    yeah, unless you feel the noticeable click side to side play that has been mentioned previously on here, I would not be concerned.

    Im other news - I came back from a tour just now. I did two laps...
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    There is a bit of elasticity / movement range in...

    There is a bit of elasticity / movement range in the front even in walk mode. The walk mode just adds tension to the system, it does not lock it out. Unless it is an issue (meaning super annoying,...
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    SGN made a pretty cool video/as for the Rakkar. ...

    SGN made a pretty cool video/as for the Rakkar.

    https://youtu.be/z0gv-Xr8mf0
    The Rakkar is fairly common around here - lots of people seem to enjoy them. It is not an uncommon part of 50/50...
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    yeah, but who knows what their 2021 lineup looks...

    yeah, but who knows what their 2021 lineup looks like. I have not seen it, though it will probably be released soon :)
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    The local pair of Tunnelvisjons measured in at...

    The local pair of Tunnelvisjons measured in at somewhere between 4.5 and 5mm of camber, MVWs at 3mm. I dunno if the camber will mellow out a bit after the skis have been broken in - probably.
    ...
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    I guess most of you have seen these already, but...

    I guess most of you have seen these already, but they were new to me today - so thought I should post in case of some of you had not seen these.

    The changes to the Anima are larger than what I...
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    I will stop by another day and measure :) ...

    I will stop by another day and measure :)

    They have a pair of MVWs too, so I will measure both.
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    Sweetness!

    Sweetness!
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    yeah, so I owe you guys an apology. I stopped by...

    yeah, so I owe you guys an apology. I stopped by the local SGN pusher today, and Tunnelvisjons are not as soft as I remembered. I dunno if the last pair I fondled was softer or if it is bleed over...
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    well - dammit. Now you really made me want a pair.

    well - dammit. Now you really made me want a pair.
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    175cm / 68kg w/o gear - so no clyde. As for...

    175cm / 68kg w/o gear - so no clyde.

    As for sizing on Toggas - I am not sure I would size down. It is a heavily rockered ski so it will ski a bit short. Together with their straight shape, deep...
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    sorry in advance for a wordy post. My time...

    sorry in advance for a wordy post.



    My time on them was very limited, so take my input with a grain of salt+++. I also clicked with my C&Ds like crazy later the same day - aka going from meh to...
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    2020 Tunnelvisjon see post 43. The only partial...

    2020 Tunnelvisjon see post 43. The only partial test I've seen is FriFlyt's. I think their tests are crap, though their measurements found below can be somewhat helpful.
    ...
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    Remember reading this on insta a while back, so...

    Remember reading this on insta a while back, so while not earth shattering news thought I should share. indultidavide is Davide aka the guy from ATK who does such a brilliant job of presenting ATK's...
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    Good thing that I weighed them then ;) It is not...

    Good thing that I weighed them then ;) It is not like I guessed their weight. :) But by all means, it could be that I messed something up when I weighed them, or remember something wrong. That being...
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    yeah - for a low tide tourer the ti version def...

    yeah - for a low tide tourer the ti version def ticks a lot of boxes. They are reasonably light and handles crap snow very well.



    That sounds like a train I could seriously consider getting...
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    I did (w96 + Atomic Backland bindings + hawx xtd...

    I did (w96 + Atomic Backland bindings + hawx xtd 130 + BD sts glidelite skins), for the same reason as you. They worked very well - both up and down.

    My pair came in at roughly 1860gr pr ski...
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    So it is a feature, not a bug? ;) My wc108ts and...

    So it is a feature, not a bug? ;) My wc108ts and wc108s have em too. And yeah, "fixing" it takes all about five seconds - so not much of an issue :)
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    There is only the sidewall mark indicating mount...

    There is only the sidewall mark indicating mount point on ON3P skis. While it can be somewhat easily mistaken for being associated with the mount point, the serial number box has nothing to do with...
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    The main benefits of the new topsheet are that...

    The main benefits of the new topsheet are that they hide scratches more effectively than the old glossy one, and that it adds more depth and sparkliness to the graphics (imho). If memory serves me...
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    It was marketing malarky all along to get people...

    It was marketing malarky all along to get people to use Marker bindings - that is the H is real, but one can mount whatever tech binding one wants on said skis and it'll be fine. I've had Vipecs,...
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    So this post made me buy a pair of R10s with ATK...

    So this post made me buy a pair of R10s with ATK FR14s - the impulse buy of the season. I have one full day and two half days on them now - all in resorts for max vert. The one half day was spent...
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    since I'm a one trick pony ;) ...

    since I'm a one trick pony ;)


    https://youtu.be/8Kr7edoIJ5o

    These were new for me today - had not seen them before. Basically a R12 heel mated with a toe made out of polycarbonates to save...
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    I think that a heavier ski mated with light...

    I think that a heavier ski mated with light weight tech bindings makes a ton of sense for certain uses. 300-500grs extra in your skis should in most cases yield a larger benefit than 300-500gr extra...
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    That question has been debated at length in the...

    That question has been debated at length in the last 20-30 pages of this thread. Including input from the head honcho at ON3P aka Iggy explaining the different target audiences of said skis. The same...
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    Yeah, that is kinda the name of the game with...

    Yeah, that is kinda the name of the game with traditional tech bindings I guess. It could be that I expected too much after lots and lots of issue free days on Vipecs and Tectons, but that slam and...
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    If the din thing is a major concern then just get...

    If the din thing is a major concern then just get Casts. You are used to the weight but still, 400gr off when touring should be very noticeable. As such Cast could fit the bill perfectly. They ski...
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    https://media1.tenor.com/images/c1303a4b32330d8de2...

    https://media1.tenor.com/images/c1303a4b32330d8de2521dfc66a1d285/tenor.gif

    "Insert photo" in the tool line (middle icon of the five on the right), and check off "Retrieve remote file and reference...
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    I took a decent spill with ATKs - a pair of...

    I took a decent spill with ATKs - a pair of Raider 12 2.0s - last year and they did not release. I think that they should have and it made my right knee kind of unhappy for a time there. It was not...
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    My bad - forgot to put ATK in front of FR14s -...

    My bad - forgot to put ATK in front of FR14s - will edit the post. They have been debated quite a bit in this thread if you look through it, including a sweet product video from Freeride.com ;)
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    I had a full day out on ATK FR14s today (resort...

    I had a full day out on ATK FR14s today (resort riding to get to know the skis - Rustler10s - and bindings). I must mirror what has been stated previously - ATK FR14s ski really solidly with...
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    Either call/chat/email ON3P and have a chat with...

    Either call/chat/email ON3P and have a chat with them about it, or just get the 187s. It will be the same as a wildcat 190s, and should serve you well as you get used to them. Do not be terribly...
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    Yeah, my quiver has gotten a bit excessive as of...

    Yeah, my quiver has gotten a bit excessive as of late. Who needs a new kitchen right? That being said - testing and figuring out skis is a lot of fun, and we can't demo stuff from ON3P over here in...
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    I think you have to define what you mean by...

    I think you have to define what you mean by playful. Do you mean playful as in loose, or playful as in jibby? If as in loose - well, RES-skis got that covered. Point them in the direction of soft...
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    a more gradual/progressive rocker should make the...

    a more gradual/progressive rocker should make the skis a fair bit more versatile. It should make the ski stronger on edge and feel longer/more stable (at speed), as opposed to a full rocker ski with...
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    ah - look at that. I dunno, they are probably a...

    ah - look at that. I dunno, they are probably a hoot in dry snow. I am not so sure about that geo/shape in moist/dense snow though, with its wide shovels/tails and full rocker. I wonder where the...
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    If directed at me, then LOL :D It made me laugh...

    If directed at me, then LOL :D It made me laugh regardless.

    My one ski quiver would actually be a Blizzard Rustler 11 180 w/Shifts. They do not have the same ride feel and bombproof construction...
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    Wren114s - fekking hell... Why have I not spent...

    Wren114s - fekking hell... Why have I not spent more time on them this year? It is a simply sensational ski.

    They are the same as wren108s, aka easy to handle in soft snow. They want to go fast,...
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    sources: ...

    sources:
    https://www.skimag.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1400/MTcwMTM0MTE5NTUwODIxNjYy/img_2066.webp
    https://gearjunkie.com/skis-outdoor-retailer-snow-show-2020-first-look
    ...
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    isn't he referring to the most forward mounting...

    isn't he referring to the most forward mounting screw of the toe?

    and it probably sees a fair bit of stress xconverge, but it will probably be quite apparent (play) if it starts to make its way...
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    have you tried trimming the inside bits on the...

    have you tried trimming the inside bits on the plastic parts on the brake arms (especially the top knob that makes the brakes latch on to each other / catch when the pairs is put base to base and you...
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