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Old 02-09-2011, 09:07 PM   #1 (permalink)
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okay so heres my problem im intersted in this years RIDE DELTA to match up with a NS SL 153 with a waist of 24.4
now im a size 9 boot ridding the nitro recoil tls a very compact boot....so this is where im thrown off track
i dont know if i should get da sz M which fits a boot from 7-9 or a size L which fits a sz 9-11 boot
im scared if i buy da sz M im gonna be to small and if i buy da sz L its gonna be to big for da waist of my board and give me some toe drag
need this help ASAP because i have a good deal and dont wanna past it up
please leave some knowledge thanks for da help
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Old 02-10-2011, 10:01 AM   #2 (permalink)
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sos!! gotta get some advice pronto
just leave some suggestion on this thread plz
thanks
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Old 02-10-2011, 05:22 PM   #3 (permalink)
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come on some one has to have something to say about this...i seriously need this help
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Old 02-10-2011, 11:14 PM   #4 (permalink)
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i know someone has had this problem before just looking for some advice here people come on just help out a fellow rider here lol
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Old 02-11-2011, 12:07 AM   #5 (permalink)
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i dont know if this will help... but i have burton hail boots which are compact, and i have drake bindings M size... they only go up to 8.5 and they fit my boot perfect. i would go with the smaller size.
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sorry the boots are size 9... forgot to add that.
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go to a shop, bring your boots, figure out what size fits. problem solved bro.
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thanks dreyday im gonna keep that in mind would of been betta if u had da bindings that i was talking about
but thanks man
@ david z i was gonna do that today but i was wondering how much of the toe boot should be out to consider it not being to small ?
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The biggest thing you need to worry about is whether the ladders/ratchets will buckle properly. If you get a binding that is too small, you might not be able to adjust your straps enough to fit, and it will be a pain in the ass to strap in every time. A friend of mine has size 14 boots and has a really hard time getting strapped in because the ladders just aren't long enough.

Conversely, if you get a binding that is too big, even if you make all the adjustments you might find that you're having to really crank it all the way to the last notch in order to be tight enough - or even this might not be tight enough.

Obviously either of these situations is less than ideal; you'd like to have some play on your straps and adjustments instead of being totally maxed out on everything.
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also, with a size 9 especially if it is a compact boot I would probably recommend the medium, I think the large will just be too big.

Try the medium first, and see how the boot fits. My guess is that it will be OK with maybe some minor tweaking on the straps.
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