Monthly Archive: February 2019

Feb 13 2019

22D issues Tech Bulletin on Lynx v1

Be sure to trim excess plastic around the "face" of tech inserts.

The beta Lynx was hardly flawless, but there were no show stoppers. As more people get a chance to ski the Lynx in 2019, things the beta team never found are being uncovered. 22 Designs has issued a technical bulletin to deal with these. Most are notes on the proper care and feeding of the …

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Feb 12 2019

Meidjo mounting tips

Looking at what makes the Meidjo tick - for better and for worse - the magic red stub, cocked for tele turns.

If you’re mounting a Meidjo binding yourself, be aware this requires you to drill 13 holes in each ski, and that’s only if you don’t make any mistakes. Sobriety is advised. So is the Carpenter’s Rule.

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Feb 07 2019

Review: 22D’s Lynx 2-pin tele binding

A little over a pound per foot for a single size small binding.  (505 g - 17¾ oz.)

Lynx — the long awaited 2-pin tele binding from 22 Designs has arrived. And how! Whether you earn your tele turns or not, Lynx has a lot to like. The inherent functionality remains the same as the beta binding — 2-pin toes deliver better edging and unsurpassed touring. An NTN mid-sole connection makes smooth tele …

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