Some good news for all snowboard lovers in Sweden. Kink favourite distributors Stuntwood (Airblaster, Ashbury Eyewear, Signal Snowboards, Bond Outerwear) and Permafrost (Flux, Smokin Snowboards) are joining forces and are taking over the distribution of Rome Snowboards in Sweden. Rome Snowboards are great and from what we´ve heard they also produce good bindings and money [...]
Flux used to be one of the most hated on companies. You know that sort of hate you only find on internet forums. There has been rumours and talk about Flux not being legit because it´s japanese and is owned by a company that makes spare parts for cars. But still – the followers have [...]
Flux Bindings is back for 09-10. Some years ago there was a big discussion on the Internet (mostly US sites and blogs) about “how legit” Flux are. Yes they are made by a Japanese comapny and apparently this Japanese company has, or used to have, connections to the car industry. But so what? You have [...]
The Union Contact is a new freestyle orientated binding for 2008 2009. The feel is a lot like the classic Force bindings. But I would say that the Union is even more comfy. The fit really well. I ride with Lashed from 32 and have no problems with the fit. Sometimes I get the feeling [...]
Flux signs another great shredder. And yes, another drop out drom the Burton team. Flux Bindings are quite the talk these days. And there seems to be much less hate for the company.
Flux bindings have signed Romain DeMarchi. Romain was dropped by Burton eralier this season (2008). According to the press release Romain says: When asked why he chose to team up with Flux he responds, “Back in the day, before I was riding for the B, I was using Flux bindings. I always remembered how comfortable [...]
When talking about snowboard bindings this year it has been a lot about Flux vs Union. And of course Burton as every year. Flux has gotten a good reputation over the last years. Flux has a very good cap strap and an over all fit that doesn´t make your feet go numb. I must say [...]