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11-08-2012 06:37 PM
phony_stark Never ridden them. I think you'll be fine with any choice you make. Especially since you're intermediate.

Go with which ones look cooler.
11-08-2012 04:46 PM
AcKlimek10 just found a pair of ride rodeo's from last year brand new for only $140 i have no idea what to get haha
11-08-2012 03:11 AM
AcKlimek10 either small or medium..
11-08-2012 03:01 AM
phony_stark I'm going to respectfully disagree with Matty.

If you go burton I say Cobrasharks are your best bet for the type of riding you do. Flexier baseplate, comfier straps, cheaper.

And, if you find cheap malavitas on ebay or something for the same price, get them.
What size do you wear?
11-08-2012 02:42 AM
matty19 I was at a shop event tonight, and while my own preference for bindings is moving to Unions (they're just best for what and how I ride), I was REALLY impressed by where Burton Missions are right now. Great pricepoint, and the best straps and buckles for the buck (if you don't like Union). Flux also has some REALLY nice binders out these days. Cushy straps. No pointless "tech".
11-08-2012 02:39 AM
phony_stark Well, I won't recommend the contact pros then. If you want canting and the "control" of the cobrasharks, some used vitas would do you well.
11-08-2012 02:37 AM
AcKlimek10 last year..
11-08-2012 02:36 AM
phony_stark What year unions? If I may ask?
11-08-2012 02:32 AM
Originally Posted by matty19 View Post
What about the Forces feel didn't you like? If you're looking for something a little softer, have you looked at Flux?
they just didnt feel comfterble and the top straps sucked... no i have not
11-08-2012 02:32 AM
phony_stark Nah, burton is fullbed on the cobras. Srsly, I'd recommend, if it's possible, to try canting first to see if you like it. You may hate it.

Check for some used malavita reflexes if you want canting...great binding too.

And, if you liked the forces but though they were too stiff, try the contact pro. Great park binding that you can ride the mountain with. If you hate unions now, like a lot of people on here, forget I said that.
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