The NTN norm, new norm that binds from beneath the foot which brings a better control of the ski and more precision. The toe pieces hold the boot with a 75mm wide extension. False sense of security: A couple years back I tried a super light AT set up. It really delivered in terms of power vs feeling it’s unmatched in my mind except for the HamerHead/Axl and definitely better than the NTN freeride. Early adopters and myself have experienced these problems with the first version, here are some of the things I’ve experienced, seen or heard: Still I had about 20 days in the backcountry with the bindings. It was (still is) 200$. I love the idea that the tension of the release is independent of the tension of the binding activeness. Telemark in powder. The Bishop offers their binding in the R version (stand for Randonnee) or the 3 (for non-touring. 22 Designs Axl Telemark Binding (Large) 5.0 out of 5 stars 6. He couldn’t wait to try them on. The Voilé Hardware 3-Pin Telemark Binding is a unique mix of time-honored, Nordic functionality and modern, made-in-Utah performance. The 75mm binding fixes the ski boot in its toe piece and holds it using springs, creating a cable strain. I use the Helios 117mm and 95mm from Black Diamond. Choose any GOOD fix length aluminum and had a powder basket. This is my setup for backcountry telemark and the one I use telemarking in the Chic-Chocs. $389.95 ... in Telemark Ski Bindings. Or at least will try to help you the best they can. Rottefella Super Telemark Cross-Country Nordic Bindings for 12-20mm Sole, Black, 75mm 4.3 out of 5 stars 4. 4.3 out of 5 stars 4. Thanks for looking and check out the other vintage skis and poles I have listed this week. Note to the readers: In this article, I will try to give you an honest, but subjective point view. Both systems have the same function but work differently. I prefer to use this method only for NTN, and using Pins on Chord Center for 75mm heavy telemark. The step in, the feeling, the brake…. Trying both options is an eye opener. The red one sometimes fell without any cause. The new Outlaw looks to be a great option with a true touring mode. When NTN came around, not only the binding cost a few pennies more, you had to change your boots as well. First off, the 75mm is just a great option that skies. I have not tried any of those options. I’m not a pro at doing reviews. If you agree with me thus far, you have to be excited for what is to come for our sport. Tested. It’s a release binding. The Voile HD is a 75mm telemark boot compatible touring mode system that is made of tempered (T6) aluminum. Vice - 75mm Telemark Binding. I will ride both skis with a Vasque leather boot. And as you will discover, the best Telemark Ski Bindings … A one year manufacturer’s warranty is provided. I just practised this and it made a big difference to my skiing plus my legs weren't nearly as tired. It's war and madness! ", "The Axl locks down into ski mode and provides the strongest and hardest charging telemark binding on the market. Very good video!! This is a fat ski, very good for powder. Here’s your chance to contribute to the knowledge. If the commercial version can deliver, my prediction is that this is most probably the Editor’s choice of next year in many reviews. Frank was impressed by the feeling, very close to the NTN, coupled with the touring capacities of a Tech binding. Outdoor Gear Exchange is your one stop shop for everything telemark related. Unfortunately, all those festivals are in a tight schedule so it is unlikely for one to attend to all of them. (Once you are on the Website, type in Meidjo in the search bar and will have a great number of articles as well). Made in Utah, USA On the market, you will find an incalculable number of models, all at different prices. Came the NTN revolution and now, the Telemark Tribe need to have NTN boots and binding, right? I want to point out that there is two dials to adjust tension and that you have the choice to add a second spring on each side for more tension. For the 2010 to today setups are all NTN based setup. Simply put, they ski big, feel quick underfoot and are crazy light. Pierre Mouyade, the founder is still handling almost all of the development, operation, manufacturing, selling, and I guess so much more. I think it will attract a lot of hype this season. 99. They are not the easiest to boot fit but if they fit you well from the start, you should have no problem. I’ve been using BD skis for over a decade now and this Helios series is in my top 2 most liked ever. The ability for a small company to answer all its client’s need can be a challenge. Our bindings are compatible with our selection of nordic boots.. We do free mounting bindings (for the purchase of a nordic backcountry skis + bindings). I have telemarked for 19 years now on 5 bindings. The Telemark Tech System® engages immediately upon lifting the heel off the ski, unlike traditional 75mm bindings which delay engagement until around 15 degrees of heel lift. Cables routed underfoot for maximum control; plastic boots flex at the bellows instead of tip-toeing. Telemark GEAR. The only really stiff option right now is the Crispy Evo WC. BUT I can get pretty much all the gear I want so this is really the gear I wish to have, and I can still tell you my honest opinion. The 75 mm Standard. This brand of crampons is readily available so if you need crampons, or already have that brand, this is a great advantage. Boots offered great comfort, movement, skis are very light compared to my Amperage and the Meidjo really delivered. This is just an example. Keep it classic with the hallmark of telemark skiing. Harness the force of nature like never before. (I have yet to try this option and I’m still not a big fan of the alpine turn feeling but I might not be the average Telemark skier). For the 80s set up, we have the Atomic 210 cm ski, with a lot of camber, mounted with the Chili binding from Rottofella. Outdoor Gear Exchange has specialized in Telemark Skiing since our founding in 1995. This only reflects my personal opinion and should be taken as such. I may have posted here before in a similar topic, but I want to know peoples opinions on 75mm bindings. Get to know the behind the scene of the makers of great product like Doug and Ryan, their chalenges and reality. A prototype is starting to hit the French Alps, The M Equipment (www.the-m-equipment.com) as just release this prototype. If you are in North America, as this post is written (Fall 2015) the binding is not yet readily available. In fact, I have not tried that many. he noted the attention to details on the prototype, he liked the step-in, the 6 holes mounting pattern and the great touring efficiency of the Tech toe piece. Do it at your own risk. I usually have no problem skiing with alpine equipment and my confidence level is as high as on my Telemark. my name is Theresa Hardörfer, I`m studying medicine in Würzburg, Germany. All the people can’t be in Awe if this binding is always releasing in walk mode. The way it operates, the fact that you can adjust the spring tension and the release tension independently. BMF-R Telemark Binding I’ve put a lot of links pointing to other articles and I hope to help you grasp the essence of my reflexion. Armageddon-proof. February 16-17, Mont Comi host the OLDEST telemark festival in the province, celebrating it’s 30th anniversary. Low-tech: I saw all my AT friends just effortlessly climbing up the skin track with there low-tech bindings and light boots and while I was left hustling up the mountain. I had never tried the Carbon Convert and this is a solid charger. I want to mention that I was also trying a new ski, the Corbon Convert and some new boots, the Scarpa TX Pro. It only happened once. For this, I will mention that boot has an impact on this so take this considering I’m skiing with the Crispy Evo WC. The 75mm design is the original model for telemark bindings, and is based on a wedge shaped binding toe piece which holds a boot with a 75mm wide, angled toe extension, aka the duck bill. So far, I think Pierre has done an awesome job last season, solving problems as they came, but some promises like the option of a ski brake got delayed back to this season. And the veritable Swiss Army Knife of telemark bindings. I think that every body in the telemark tribe looking at this binding for the first time are like, wo, it looks complicated, How do you go from walk mode to telemark mode, it’s such a different design that I didn’t understand it before I actually tried it. I have the chance to test the Bishop line of skis and binding for this season. The survey is neither supported by economy nor by the pharmaceutic industry; at the end the results will be accessible to everybody of course. Based on the 1927 brainchild of Norwegian (of course), Bror With, the Hardware 3-Pin’s toe piece accepts any telemark boot with a standard 75mm “duckbill.” Trim them perfect, sell your old pair with the old skis and (bis) trim them perfectly. It had a very good reputation and thus a following. In the end, both Telemark skiers  loved the binding. Other assets, these bindings release sideways and all provide a touring mode. Arrives before Christmas. That durability. The build quality is unparalleled and I’ve skied the 117mm for a season now with very little wear and tear, so durability is there too. Thanks so much for the videos. I do more than a lot and this binding delivered in every aspect except one. Binding. Then, I found my original telemark skis and binding. To many, NTN is simply too restrictive and the feeling is somewhat lost. QUICK VIEW. I’m no used to low tech and getting in and out, I expected it to be hard. Lastly, I called a few telemark-only ski shops before I made my final decision. In the end I wish that this TTS family will spread to a point that it will rejuvenate the Telemark industry. ), and have enjoyed going bigger with the gear, but axls with pin up front is as far as this old school girl can go. The BMF series of bindings will work with 75mm or NTN boots thanks to swappable toe plates for either norm. It’s Step In, releasable, It’s light and it’s suppose to ski great. Voilé Switchback 2 Standard Black, a telemark binding with a foolproof, free-pivot option that greatly facilitates climbing. Another source is the absolute telemark guy. They’re great bindings, but the NTN offers additional features that you really can’t get with a 75mm binding like step-in, like releasability and like a tech-fitting-style tour binding. Then came higher priced bindings with active feeling and free pivots like the O1, the Axl. In the end, I did not use and of the two climb riser simply because the efficiency of the low tech is that much more. But, like most companies, this problem was fixed during the season and I think it’s safe to say that this is one of the most durable bindings on the market. I kept trying lifting the red tab from ski to walk like on a Dynafit, or any low tech binding I know, this is not how it is…. It’s the one piece of equipment that define our sport. But where is the walk mode! Today release is absolutely possible, provided you are using NTN boots, not 75mm. We stock 75mm and NTN bindings from all the big brands including 22 Designs, Rottefella, Voile, The M … C $127.76. Having lighter bindings will lead to lighter boots and we’ll then have a say in backcountry travel like we use too. Binding. This is my gear choice, that fits my need. Now that’s a triple combo hard to beat. Voile Hardwire 3-Pin Telemark Ski binding. They’re light but they ski big. Note: This is really my preference. The ski better, with less limitation, are as powerful, have an incredibly better touring mode that the NTT Freedom. One kind is, generally, not compatible with the other. If you want to turn your old alpine skis into a tele setup, don’t forget to mark center line BEFORE removing the alpine bindings (Measuring the distance between heel and toe pieces)… except on how to lock the front pins. Rottefella Super Tele bindings are the ideal solution for the backcountry/telemark fan seeking to save weight for light touring. NTN means "New Telemark Norm", and as it implies, it's a new binding+boot design. Excellent video! Bindings in the 75mm will continue to be popular for a number of years. $259.95. 014: Interview with Black Diamond’s staff, the death of the Telemark Boot line up? Is the Meidjo perfect? Telemark bindings decline in two categories: the 75mm norm bindings, cable bindings that bring flexibility and smoothness, this is the classic norm. Variable conditions, necessary strength and fitness, the technique just had to the challenge. So maybe with more experience witht the low tech, I will simply arm the binding and step in. Also available with Alpin Heel Super durable: 2000 lb test cable attachments won't break, toepiece forces transmitted steel-to-steel. It is the first Telemark binding to use this front part of the Alpine Touring (AT) system invented by Dynafit 35 years ago that is still revolutionizing the ski market today. But there is no chart available on where to set the screw. The flexible leather boots and 3-pin bindings of the original 75 mm design offered very little resistence to the heel lifting off the boot, but also comparatively little control. While searching on the internet I found your website. My good friend Max form Xalibu skis, mounted the binding and had already added the second set of spring knowing my style. This is what resort skiers have been asking for decades. And the veritable Swiss Army Knife of telemark bindings. Like so many people that come here, I am looking to get into the elusive sport of telemark. $389.95 $ 389. Bindings in the 75mm will continue to be popular for a number of years. The fact that the Meidjo 2.0 comes with a brake really adds to the versatility of this binding. A one year manufacturer’s warranty is provided. a Dynafit binding, referred as a low-tech binding or just tech binding. You can also listen to the podcast episode on the binding here and also check out my first review of the binding here. Try it and you'll love it! The Voile HD is a 75mm telemark boot compatible touring mode system that is made of tempered (T6) aluminum. Shop the best selection of telemark bindings at Backcountry.com, where you'll find premium outdoor gear and clothing and experts to guide you through selection. It is never easy to choose from the wide range of offers. Really! Behaviour, age group are strong factors but the tendency of the binding and boots to absorb some of movement that causes injuries on alpine skis are also contributing. In fact, MoonLight already have it for sale. It’s a driver and it contributed to my feeling of having a strong set up. I had a lot of anticipation for this set up. I really think that the TTS family is the future for our sport. Bindings for nordic backcountry skiing and light telemark: NNN BC (Fischer / Rottefella), SNS (Salomon), 75 mm (Rottefella / Voile USA) and universal bindings (X-Trace / Berwin). This can really save energy during the day. This is the real question and it took me 5 minutes to say that I really liked this binding. For example, it does NOT work with older Crispi CXR and CXX boots. In the end, I had to read the instructions (I can hear Craig Dostie laughing at me right now) to find that you have to press a big black bar that simply locks the red tab. I loved the Black Diamond Custom and the fact that BD has discontinued their Telemark boots was a major push in the back to look for a completely new set up. And version 2.0 seems to have solved all those problems and more. This binding fits all boot sizes. This comes with some hiccups. In the end, that's why we all ski tele, don't we? Purchase your telemark equipment on Telemark Shop, the number one Telemarket online store. The prototype was tried by my good friend Frank from Telemarcoeur.com, Frank was called by a guy he’d never hear of to meet in a parking lot to see his new telemark binding prototype. This is not the way Pierre, the inventor explains how to put the binding on, because, by doing it this way, I have to bend down, so it’s not a true step in. OK not all sizes but there is no small or large option, the BMF can be adjusted from boot sole 270 to 346mm which is about size (mondo 22 to 31) This is really nice for reselling your stuff or replacement parts. ", "This is THE binding for maximum downhill performance and touring efficiency. There are two kinds of telemark binding systems, the classic 75mm duckbill, invented almost 100 years ago, and the recent NTN binding. Thanks for looking and check out the other vintage skis and poles I have listed this week. 22 Designs Axl Telemark Binding (Large) 5.0 out of 5 stars 6. The traditional 75 mm norm boots have a tapered “duckbill” extension of the boot sole that is 75 mm wide, hence the name. Rottefella 412 Bindings Mens Telemark A Cable 75mm Ski Bindings With Cable. Here A small mountain with a nice head-wall, the size and the quality of the snow is just perfect to create the ambiance that makes this stop a classic. Seb Mayer, a pro telemark skier from La Grave also tried the binding with the Crispi EVO boots and did not have that problem. It really makes my days easier. I also have the Rossignol Big Bang, mounted on the Rainey SuperLoop binding. Not many have succeeded on that path and the example of 22 Design establishing themselves has true leaders are rare. A few hours drive north of the US border, Quebec’s province as got really cool telemark festivals. This is the most exiting news I’ve seen this year. This is binding as all the ingredient to become the next big thing in Telemark. Plus, when you think about it, this 75mm binding is the holy grail of 75mm binding. Can’t go wrong with that. This binding is innovation. And the terrain’s got nice trees, steep and raw terrain. But honestly, this is the closes we have ever been to the real step in of an alpine binding. Although Black Diamond confirms the end of the production of Telemark Boots as reported by Craig Dostie on his blog, Doug opens the doors to new possibilities. To make a hybrid binding is something that’s been talked about for a long time. This is somewhat like comparing the prices of the leather boots to the plastic boots. This is a great exemple of a telemark skier not used to a completely new design and being confuse. Our aim is to conduct the world`s most comprehensive study about injuries connected to telemarking. The telemark binding: NTN vs. 75mm. There is an independent screw that adjusts the release tension and that’s better than the Rottefella NTN. Changing boots was a big concern for me. The duckbill slots into the binding and is held in place by the binding cables, or “3 pins”. and of he went to La Meije to try the M Equipment prototype (see the original review here, use Google Translate if you don’t understand French). There is the classic 75mm one, and then there is the NTN binding “New Telemark Norm”. Thank you for putting this together. Then, put it on by aligning the the pins witht the boots inserts and press donw, you can wigle a bit if needed to get it on. Your telemark binding choice is important because it is the direct connection to the ski and helps you achieve the feel and flex that is individual to every telemark skier. NOTE: This binding requires a heel with a shelf. No argument! Here is what I use and also some alternate choice I think are good options. 75mm: This is the original telemark binding. Voile Hardwire 3-Pin Telemark Ski binding. The real big difference over the competition is the ease of the step in step out. It gives you adjustable, exceptional power, but tours effortlessly. The amount of power you need to make your boot/binding/ski system perform correctly on several factors: 1 - Boot bellows flex: the stiffer the boot bellows the more effort is needed to flex the boot. The proven standard in free-pivot 75mm bindings. For 90s setup, I have the X-scream from Salomon, a parabolic ski, with the very popular Voile release plate. This ski/binding combo is mine and I have skied it 5-6-7 years, can’t remember. The way the low tech alignment pins guide your boot’s insert, the way the little (flimsy looking but never failed) hook holds your binding in the touring mode all make this binding in a category of it’s own. The NTN version is also a very good binding that delivers a lot of punch. "The best tele touring rig of the test, hands down. But the look of those tiny binding holding such fat planks didn’t seem safe. Dr. med. ", "Who would argue with the combination of Hammerhead power and adjustability with an easy to engage free pivot for earning turns? The big plus is the mogul run under the chairlift that really create the festival renowned ambiance. So behold, let check this beatifull design and put it to test. If you want to receive an exclusive offer and see some free tutorials, subscribe to my newsletter just below. Riser height: 1.1" or 28mm at the rear, with a 2 degree ramp. I tried the NTN and the 75mm versions. ASNES TURSKI 210 HICKORY CROSS COUNTRY SKIS WITH 75MM THREE PIN BINDINGS These are nice Asnes Turski hickory Cross Country skis 210cm in length. The original TTS and the clone like MoonLight binding are simple and efficient bindings and both also promises the alpine heel option. I prefer to use this method only for NTN, and using Pins on Chord Center for 75mm heavy telemark. $389.95 ... in Telemark Ski Bindings. Tried and True. If one is missing, just comment below and I’ll address it. Designed on the ski slopes of COLORADO and MADE IN THE USA of bomber stainless steel, aircraft-grade aluminum, and carbon fiber composite. Even with NTN though, nothing is certified but examples testify it works. Keep it classic with the hallmark of telemark skiing. Telemark Skier Magazine 53,883 views Variety of Designs. I remember the first NTN + heel assembly. We talked about it in this post: trying to awser it the best, but we are missing knowledge. Pierre Mouyade, engineer, and telemark skier had the next big thing to show. And I loved it. I’ve simply put it in the middle. I did the survey and it took my a big 6 minutes. To go the other way around you have to remove the binding, which is not my favorite thing, but I can live with that. Why so much talk about bindings, well for one, it’s the link to the ski. All this to say that the Meidjo could provide a chart to set the best possible tension. Will the Meidjo’s advantages meet with people’s expectations? The Real Heel Feel: These bindings attach to the whole boot, from toe-to-heel, giving you more power than any other NTN tele binding and a more natural boot flex ... 75mm version has a dedicated LEFT and RIGHT binding. There you go Theresa… here is the link to the study https://www.soscisurvey.de/ski/?q=ET. This option will available soon and so I will put a break on my resort skis. But if like most of us, you end up adventuring in the backcountry, they offer a touring, resistance-free mode. New Rottefella NTN Freedom Telemark Binding -- Telemark Skier Magazine-Outdoor Retailer On Snow 2012 - Duration: 7:30. We have the Black Diamond Route 88 mounted on the Bishop BMF-R binding. The Meidjo binding from The M Equipment has been my dream binding for 4 seasons now. Each binding is handcrafted in Edwards, Colorado. Make sure to subscribe to free update on telemark festivals. I like to have the binding in the touing mode to put it on, so their is nothing in the way to get the insert lined up. The springs make it possible to manage the tension of the cable for a better control in descent. $89.99 #2. This is wrong. It’s powerful yet you can adjust it the way you like, to get a more neutral feeling. Quantity Ask us a question We admit it. This is the ski I patrol with, this is the skis I carve with, ski bumps, this is my day to day ski. The springs make it possible to manage the tension of the cable for a better control in descent. I have to mention that I don’t know one binding on the market that never ice up. High in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, Bishop designs and manufactures telemark bindings and skis. Spring tension is easily adjusted on the hill with the a turn of a screw; One size fits all (NTN Boot Sole Lengths of 270 to 346mm, 75mm "Duckbill" Boot Sole Lengths of 280mm to 356mm) This is the NTN problem once again. Most of the bindings do not have a release system at all. It never iced, I was easy to operate and I actually love how easy it is to go from walk mode to telemark mode. NTN or 75mm "Duckbill" boot compatibility. It’s got a great ROM that the Outlaw X according to my tests. The Super Telemark Cable from Rottefella is a 75 mm binding for Nordic backcountry skiing. I’m really exited to try these boots out, as they have been a favourite amongst the Telemark world cup racers last season. The issue with all 75mm release bindings is that the binding stays … I might also show you a few other setups I have that are different for that era, plus a surprise. This 3-Pin fork mount is rugged and durable. $389.95. The M Equipment is a small company out of the French Alps. So I would give the Meidjo a strong 10/10 for skiing. The Outlaw X from Twenty Designs is a fantastic binding that is better than Rottefella NTN binding in every way. The Meidjo brings a release system but it’s not perfect. Until Rottefella introducted NTN, the majority of telemark bindings did not have a safety release function. Because of the NTN, you have to choose to go 75mm or NTN before anything else when you build up your touring kit. Super Telemark 75mm Bindings: A little 3-pin throwback for those who prefer a classic setup. The Super Telemark Cable from Rottefella is a 75 mm binding for Nordic backcountry skiing. Coming from the very Burly Bishop Bomber was truly a very reliable, biffy binding. Since 1980, Voile has introduced and manufactured more telemark binding models than any other telemark brand in North America. On the negative side, the wedge shape of all 75mm bindings means that there is always a little lateral slop to the system which compromises edge hold on icy snow. This is still the main problem whatever the system you use. Over 2" of spring travel for smooth action and durability. 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