Nick T

Nick T
Gender:Male
Height:5' 10"
Weight:150 lbs
Shoe Size:N/A
Skier Type:Type III - Aggressive
Ski Frequency:N/A

Recent Posts

11/19/2016
 
Spot on about the cord locking mechanism being a weak link. I've personally sheared both of mine while post holing through mank and into talus. (Voile straps to the rescue!) Carrying backup cord, as well as voile straps for both boots is highly recommended if you are mountaineering with Aliens. As for the full liner coverage, it is actually an overlap that does not impede the walk mode. At least that I know of, as I've not owned the prior Alien w/o such liner. But I can't imagine it being too much differen...



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