3/14/2014
 
Why did you end up with these over the Plum 165?
3/4/2014
 
Excellent balance of weight, function, and price. If you're just looking for a light weight touring binding (not for racing), this is all you need. I doubt I will ever shell out the extra cash for a pricier binding for general purpose ski touring. This is my first tech binding coming from Fritschis and I like how these ski much better, having your feet so close to the ski. The heel risers are a breeze to operate and they have held up fine despite me weighing 195 pounds and sometimes carrying a backpack up ...
3/4/2014
 
So far I have used this pack twice. Once at an informal weeknight race. I used a 1.5 liter bladder in the hydration sleeve, where there are 2 velcro loops that hold the bladder securely. You can run the tube out of either shoulder, but doing it on the right might get it tangled up with the ski attachment loop, so I went with the left shoulder. I put my glasses in the water bottle holder on the shoulder strap in case I needed them, since I didn't have a bottle in it. You could also fit a pair of very light ...
2/17/2014
 
After you answered my questions I see that the Large is no longer in stock. Any plans to have it in again soon? Thanks!
2/17/2014
 
Oops, one more thing: will the skin pockets fit skins much bigger than race ski size? The opening looks kinda small.