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Originally Posted by Joe Coffee View Post
No. Burton replied and said the reason you want to use the m6 screws is because they are shorter and will not dent the channel. I was asking if in the event that the non-m6 screws still didn't touch the channel and were tight if it would be OK (which is a question I had not asked previously)

Just out of curiosity if the screws are all good (tight, not touching channel) why would you guys still not recommend them?
Originally Posted by BurtonBindings View Post
get the shorter screws. they reason why they're shorter are as follows:

1: long screws will likely bottom out and dent the Channel.
2: If the screw doesn't bottom out and dent the Channel, you wont have enough tension on the disc which could easy result in the disc spinning or the whole binding slipping.

the second scenerio is more likely and would lead to injury. likely a knee injury.

get the shorter screws. they're free.
Which part of the bold bit is not clear?
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