Fristchi is the name a Swiss binding company that make Diamir bindings. Diamir is the name of the west face of Nanga Parbat. Nanga Parbat is the name of an 8000m peak in the Himalaya. Himalaya is the name of a mountain range in Asia. Asia is the name of a continent on Earth. Earth is what you make of it.
Fritschi officially calls the Vipec a “Safety Tech” binding. While we don’t think it’s a good idea to label any binding “safe”, it does have very different release characteristics than most other tech bindings. That’s because the binding releases laterall..
For added bite on icy, technical skin tracks. The Fritschi Vipec ski crampon offers quick and easy attachment. Also with the added benefit of being able to adjust crampon penetration in any climbing height. Using a rotating adapter allows you adjust bite ..
Replacement brakes might be necessary if you move your bindings to a ski with a different width. You also just might lose your Vipec brakes since they are easily removable which comes in handy. See below for some various brake options.
Vipec Brakes – A..