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Salomon Shift Binding

Brand: Salomon
Model: Shift MNC 13
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Price: $549.95
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The alpine-touring “plate” bindings of yesteryear had a knack for being heavy, clunky, and walking very poorly. Dynafit-style tech bindings had a reputation for superb walking performance and low weight, but at the price of sacrificing alpine-style release and retention characteristics. For some skiers, this meant there was sacrifice involved in choosing a touring binding. Either not enough walking performance for long tours, or not enough release-safety to be viable in freeride or resort settings. The Salomon Shift binding is an impressive marriage of the two worlds where neither walking performance nor release characteristics suffer. The devil is in the details, so look closely. In the toe piece, the throw of a large lever will expose some pins for true tech-skinning performance. The toes are paired with a versatile heel-piece with enough risers for even the burliest alpine boots. The alpine retention and elastic travel built into the binding will be welcomed during any resort ripping, side-country slashing, backcountry filming mission that you can think of. If you don’t want to sacrifice any ski performance but enjoy skiing untracked power, the Salomon Shift MNC 13 binding should be first on your list.

  • Fully DIN-certified alpine performance on the way down.
  • Hidden toe pins for full tech-performance on the way up.
  • Multi-norm-compatible toe-piece will work with most boots.
  • ISO 9462 alpine and ISO 13992 alpine touring certifications.
-> ounces
Weight (pair) 1812g
Boot Compatibility Touring, Alpine and Walk to Ride
Brakes 90mm, 100mm, 110mm, and 120mm
BSL Adjustment 30mm
Riser Heights 1 + flat
Vertical Release 6-13
Lateral Release 6-13
Crampon Ready Yes
Specs Verified Yes
Materials Carbon-infused PA, combined with aluminum and steel
Skimo Co Says
Usage Backcountry, freeriding or alpine skiing
Notes Converts to a tech toe for touring.
Bottom Line The new standard for freeride binding, zero compromise downhill performance.

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