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Old 09-03-2013, 04:31 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm finally lookings for bindings to pair with my Arbor Blacklist. Since my knees and menisci are quite bad I wanted to try canted bindings.

I've looked into K2 IPO's, Now IPO's, Nitro Phantoms, Union Factory and Malavitas. Everyone is telling me how great Now's are, but I haven't had the chance to ride them yet. I've been on a friends TT30 last season, that I liked a lot but lacked the canting. I heard Flux will have some kind of canting for 2014, is that right?

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Old 09-03-2013, 11:02 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Nitro Phantoms. Canting and airbags...pretty tough to beat
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Old 09-03-2013, 12:24 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Anyting from Flux with the new Ultima base has canting similar to what Burton does. It's a softer foam on the inside to allow for canting on impact but not at all times like a full angled cant does.

The Flux DS is what you want from them. Other than those I'd personally shoot for the K2 IPO's. One of my favorite bindings.
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Old 09-03-2013, 12:29 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Rode Burton Cartels and Diodes the first half of last year and was very happy with both on their respective boards.
Then I found a set of NOW IPOs on sale.
With all the hype, I had to try them.

I am now selling the 2011 Cartels and Diodes cheap if you want to consider either.
The NOWs are the real deal IMO.
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Old 09-03-2013, 12:41 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Thanks for the response. I think I'll shoot for the Nows or K2s since I can get them for a discount.
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