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    Posted: Jun/10/2014 at 7:37am
Okay I am looking to get new bindings, I have three in mind I just don't know which one to go with, I mostly just mess around when on the mountain, I have burton restricted hail size 11. Any comments about these three bindings would be really helpful
Burton Genesis
Union Contact Pro
Salomon Hologram
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I can't speak for the union and salomon but I have a Burton Genesis and it is awesome!
if there isn't a huge price gap, definitely buy the genesis. It hold you in tight and still flexible enough to be comfortable.
I'm using burton ambush and Salomon ace board, and the set up works pretty well. I just picked up a burton blunt and i hope this set up works even better haha
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got a few pairs of union forces one of the best do anything bindings out there IMO, both pairs have well over 100 days on them and other then the ratchets on one pair needing replacement they're still going strong. I like the forces over the contacts pros just cause they're a little stiffer perfect all mountain binding IMO. 
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  Quote 2zz Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: Aug/03/2014 at 10:31pm
It all comes down to preference (sorry for beating a dead horse).
Yu rike it soft or hard?
Union contact pro have a flexier baseplate and the highback is also softer than the geneius as I recall (please correct me if I'm wrong).
I have a pair of 2010 Salomon relays and my buddy had a pair of the 2011 chiefs. Salomon is below par compare to Burton and union. Doesn't fit boots as good, ratchets and buckles are not as solid nor as smooth. They might have improved now.
11 Rome Artifact Rocker 147 / 12 Signal Vita Rocker 147 / 11 Ride Canvas 144 / 12 CAPiTA Space Metal Fantasy 147 / 13 Union Rosa / 12 Burton Cartel Restricted.
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