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Oct 31, 2012
aed
Okay, so I know the downhill part of skiing with mountaineering boots in 404s is difficult and not very safe.
Are they safer (release wise) with AT or regular alpine boots?
aed
From Jackson, WY
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Oct 31, 2012
I think that they're more reliable with alpine boots because they don't have an anti-friction device. If they have a sliding anti friction device then they should release with either. With that said, they are AT bindings so they should be fine with AT boots, you just might be taking a chance with your knees. John D
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