Union Atlas Snowboard Binding 2016 - If you've never experienced a binding like the Atlas by Union then you are missing out. Designed around complete versatility, the Atlas has the perfect amount of flex and stiffness to handle slow butters on cat tracks to high speed big mountain runs while you out run avalanches. Lifetime warranty on the baseplate, canted foot beds for power, and comfortable responsive toe and ankle straps all make this binding hard to pass up.
If it's good enough for Torstein Horgmo, then it's good enough for all of us.
|Riding Style||All Mountain (Medium)|
|Entry Style||Traditional Two Strap|
DuraFlex ST – Developed and engineered specifically for cold temperatures, Duraflex Nylon is the ultimate in durability and performance.
Stage III BasePlate – Responsive by design, once injected with Duraglex CB, the Stage III Atlas baseplate becomes an even stiffer all mountain ripping machine worthy of Kazu Kokubo.
SONICFUSED STRAPS - SonicFuse is a multilayer composite, fused together to form a single articulated strap component. A new approach to minimize stitching and increase overall durability.
MAGNESIUM Buckles - This high-tech process produces a material four times the strength of aluminum with only half the weight. Plus magnesium is easily recycled and remains the eighth most abundant element on the planet.
Atlas Highback - With a 7/10 Stiffness Rating, the Atlas highback offers riders of all abilities enough repsonve and power to tackle any run, jump, face or cliff.
EXTRUDED ALUMINUM - Extruded aluminum is one hundred percent pure and maintains its true shape no matter how much wear and tear you inflict upon it. Union was the first company to bring the extrusion process to snowboarding and remains the only one using it.
VAPORLITE 2.0 Dampening - Vaporlite 2.0 is the evolution of closed cell foam often featured on high-end running shoes. This water resistant, durable material maintains it's superior dampening characteristics in cold temperatures, providing a cushioned ride that can't be matched.
CANTED POWER - Ideal for riders using a wide stance, Canted Gas Pedals on the Atlas supply extra leverage for ollie power. Canting also allows the ankle and knee joints to be aligned, alleviating pain.