Old 13-01-09, 01:47 AM   #1
Join Date: Jan 2009
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Old ski boots on new binding.

Haven't bought new skis in 2 decades. Am about to buy an Atomic GS 12 w Atomic Race 614 binding and want to use my 20 year old but well-preserved custom-fit boot. Someone told me that the sole of old ski boots was different from the one used in modern ski boots and will lead to unsafe release (or non-release). Apparently, a ski-shop guide refused to adjust a client's new ski-binding to an old boot because he could not guarantee safety. Anyone know anything about this?

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Old 14-01-09, 01:57 AM   #2
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Its time for new boots. The plastic is not designed to last for that long. Would you put 20 year old tires on a new car?
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