Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Mountain View, CA
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I looked at that. At 45 seconds that would be considered a very loose fit. That level of thightening should not be causing internal discomfort. You had asked if discomfort from tightening was common and at that level of tightening I would answer that it is not common.
Right, I was surprised that I was getting the internal discomfort despite still having the straps be so loose. I think
the key is keeping the toestrap looser than I expected to let the boot slide in fully.
When watching the video at around 0:45, can you see the highback is pushing in the back of the boot (slightly crumpling it)? I had the strap a lot tighter on the mountain and the effect was much more noticeable. As I mentioned before you can still see the indentations in the heel area of my boot from the Flow highback.
Thanks again for all the help!
Last edited by lonerider; 01-16-2013 at 08:37 PM.