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Old 10-14-2009, 11:51 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Burton EST vs. standard bindings

Just picked up an 09 Hero off ebay last night. I have some older Burton Missions that I could throw on, and I know they are adaptable with the ICS system, I am wondering what the advantages might be to upgrading to some new EST bindings.

Is the ease of adjusting still there with the standard 3D plates as with EST? anything else I would be missing? I am sure some of this could be answered once I get my hands on the board, but I am clearly impatient.
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From what I understand the EST system basically gives you a wider range of how to set up your bindings, the angles, stance and all that. At least that that is what I've been told
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Old 10-14-2009, 01:48 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Better board feel is what would be gained if you were to switch to a EST binding.
I was running a pair of Missions on my Custom ICS last season and at the end I switched over to a pair of Triad EST.
The difference was immediately felt,EST bindings have no baseplates so this provides you to feel the "flex" of
your board.
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