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Ski Trab TR 2 Binding

Brand: Ski Trab
Model: TR-2
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Although limited in boot compatibility*, the TR-2 binding is not limited in features and performance. Ski Trab developed a unique heel design that uses downward pressure to maximize steering precision. It also lets you change from ski-mode to walk-mode without exiting the binding; just press down with your pole. At the toe, the wings can open to the side, enabling a twisting release like an alpine binding. These highlights combine to make the Trab TR-2 one of the more interesting ski-touring bindings on the market.

The TR-2 binding has two models with different release value ranges: 5-11 for most skiers and 7-13 for heavy/aggressive skiers with shorter feet. Brake widths available are 88mm, 104mm, and 115mm. The detailed feature list is lengthy:

  • Downward heel pressure gives a stable, locked-in feeling while skiing.
  • 75mm wide base plates help transfer power to the edges of the ski.
  • Lateral release at the toe reduces twisting-release forces on your tibia.
  • Brakes are included and replaceable if you decide to change skis.
  • Lock lever at the toe offers a fully-locked uphill mode for climbing.
  • Ability to change modes without exiting the binding is a huge plus.
  • Fully adjustable release values can be dialed for your size and ability.
  • 30mm BSL adjustment in the heel lets you adapt to different boots.
  • Two riser positions in addition to flat mode give skin track options.
  • Short binding plates enable a natural ski flex, improving ski control.
  • Flatter ramp angle than comparables which reduces quad strain.
  • Leash attachment point at the toe gives a backup ski-catch option.
  • Included crampon attachment lets you climb supportable crusts.

* Please note this binding is compatible only with La Sportiva Spectre 2.0, Spitfire 2.0, Sideral 2.0, Starlet 2.0, and SCARPA Spirit boots. Also note the adjustable forward release function doesn't release at the toe unless a subsequent twisting force is applied.

Specifications
Weight
-> ounces
609g [104mm]
Weight (pair) 1218g [104mm]
Boot Compatibility TR 2 only
Brakes 88, 104, 115
BSL Adjustment 24mm
Riser Heights 2
Vertical Release 5-11 or 7-13
Lateral Release 5-11 or 7-13
Crampon Ready Yes
Specs Verified Yes
Design
Materials Ergal hardened steel
Skimo Co Says
Usage Touring, mountaineering, free touring
Notes Lateral release at the toe
Bottom Line High-performance binding with a focus on safety

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