Union Force vs. Burton Missions - Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums
SnowboardingForum.com is the premier Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-04-2010, 10:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
uberR's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 60
Default Union Force vs. Burton Missions

Trying to make a final decision on bindings for my Elan/Artec Cipher board (traditional cam)

Going to be doing a mix of freestyle riding and park. I have been leaning more towards the Union's, seems like they are highly rated and people have enjoyed them.

My boots are Burton btw.

Opinions would be appreciated between these two set ups!
uberR is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 02-04-2010, 10:25 PM   #2 (permalink)
Veteran Member
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: PA
Posts: 535

I would definitely go with the unions over the burtons. After breaking a pair of burtons I'm not the biggest fan. My unions have been rock solid and I picked up a second pair this year. Hoping to ride them tomorrow night.
Don't go where the road leads, rather go where this is no road and make a trail.
maf05r6 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2010, 11:11 PM   #3 (permalink)
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Wanaka
Posts: 165

Yeah, I'd go with the Forces over the Mission's every time. They will last longer & the heel & toe response is better (IMHO). I dumped my P1.1's for the Forces.
crispynz1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-05-2010, 02:01 AM   #4 (permalink)
Veteran Member
Triple8Sol's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Seattle
Posts: 4,263
Blog Entries: 2

Neither. Go Rome 390 or Flux Titan. Both are way better than the 2 you listed.
16 NS West . 15 NS Snowtrooper Brother in Arms Edition . 13 Salomon Pow Snake
16 Rome Katana . 15 Now Drive . 14 Burton Genesis
14 Flow Hylite
Triple8Sol is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-05-2010, 07:46 AM   #5 (permalink)
Extremo's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: NH
Posts: 3,562

Forces for sure...excellent binding esp this year with the upgraded ratchets. Super responsive and solid.
Extremo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2010, 09:00 PM   #6 (permalink)
Posts: n/a

I've owned 4 pairs of Union's over the years and have fallen in love. Owned a pair of cartels too but liked my forces more :P

'10 Union contacts
'10 Union forces
  Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:21 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
Baseball Forum Golf Forum Boxing Forum Snowmobile Forum
Basketball Forum Soccer Forum MMA Forum PWC Forum
Football Forum Cricket Forum Wrestling Forum ATV Forum
Hockey Forum Volleyball Forum Paintball Forum Snowboarding Forum
Tennis Forum Rugby Forums Lacrosse Forum Skiing Forums