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Old 12-02-2010, 06:41 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Bindings are now Binders?

Maybe because I'm turning 38 next year and I'm getting older but when the heck did people start using the word binders instead of bindings? I'm seeing the word binders more and more instead of bindings?
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Old 12-02-2010, 06:43 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Maybe because I'm turning 38 next year and I'm getting older but when the heck did people start using the word binders instead of bindings? I'm seeing the word binders more and more instead of bindings?
I call them "feet bondage devices."
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Old 12-02-2010, 07:38 AM   #3 (permalink)
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kids I'm about the same age.
Binders are a great set of brakes on your car. You hit the binders after you've run a 10.7 at the track that night

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I thought binders were where you put school papers??
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I thought binders were where you put school papers??
I'm with this one.
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Old 12-02-2010, 09:47 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Yup, I adjust my binders, booters, and gogglers while I ride the skier lifter.
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Yup, I adjust my binders, booters, and gogglers while I ride the skier lifter.
hahahaha

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Old 12-02-2010, 10:33 AM   #8 (permalink)
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when the heck did people start using the word binders instead of bindings?
Skiers have been using the term for a long time. Pre 90's for sure. I imagine boarders have been from the time we first started using them.
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I prefer the term Gripper Grips!
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Snowboarders who call bindings "binders" are poselings.
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