Comparison Review 2021 Atomic/Armada/Salomon Bindings

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MODELSTAND HEIGHT (mm)SETTING RANGEWEIGHT (g/pr)STANDARD BRAKE SIZES (mm)OPTIONAL BRAKE SIZES (mm)SOLE COMPATIBILITY
L1016.54-12172080, 9070, 100, 115, 130DIN
Z1016.54-12194080, 9070, 100, 115, 130DIN
Z1216.54-12210070, 80, 90, 100115, 130DIN
Warden 1126.53.5-11185090, 100DIN
Warden MNC 1126.53.5-11199090, 100, 115DIN, WTR, GripWalk, AT
Warden MNC 13285-13226490, 100, 115, 13080DIN, WTR, GripWalk, AT
STH2 WTR 1318.45-13229090, 100, 115, 13080DIN, WTR, GripWalk
STH2 WTR 1618.47-16244090, 100, 115, 13080DIN, WTR, GripWalk
NR M11 GW (demo)28.83.5-11203070DIN, GripWalk
Warden MNC 11 DT (demo)28.53.5-11218090, 100DIN, WTR, GripWalk, AT
Warden MNC 13 DT (demo)30.55-13268090, 100, 115, 13080DIN, WTR, GripWalk, AT
Note: All specs are based on information available at time of publishing and subject to change. Some of these bindings might be branded as Stöckli.


Armada/Atomic/Salomon L10/Z10/Z12
  • Pluses: Lightweight, multidirectional toe release
  • Minuses: Dated design, should be limited to skis under 90mm, no Pozi adjustment for heel
  • Color options: Black/White, Red/Black
  • Others to consider: Look NX 11, NX 12 Dual; Marker Squire 11 ID; Tyrolia Attack2 11 GW

Salomon Warden 11
  • Pluses: Beefy toe yet still lightweight, responsive return to center
  • Minuses: No WTR or GripWalk, no Pozi adjustment for heel
  • Color options: Dark Gray/Black, Silver/Black
  • Others to consider: Look NX 11, NX 12 Dual; Marker Squire 11 ID; Tyrolia Attack2 11 GW

Armada/Atomic/Salomon Warden MNC 11
  • Pluses: Beefy toe yet still lightweight, responsive return to center, all-new beefier heel
  • Minuses: Delta changes when going to WTR or GripWalk, no Pozi adjustment for heel
  • Color options: White, Black, Black/Red, Fig, Silver/Black, Sea, Lemon/Chrome
  • Others to consider: Look NX 11 GW, NX 12 GW; Marker Squire 11 ID; Tyrolia Attack2 11 GW

Armada/Atomic/Salomon Warden MNC 13
  • Pluses: Quicker return to center than STH2, 25mm+ adjustment range
  • Minuses: Delta changes when going to WTR or GripWalk, no Pozi adjustment for heel
  • Color options: Gold, Black/Gray, White/Black, Oil Green, Black, Black/Red, Black/Orange
  • Others to consider: Atomic/Salomon STH2 WTR 13; Look SPX 12 Dual, Pivot 12 GW, Pivot 14 GW; Marker Griffon 13 ID; Tyrolia Attack2 13 GW, Attack2 14 AT

Armada/Salomon STH2 WTR 13
  • Pluses: Most elasticity in the toe; holds you in from top of boot, a part that gets no wear; micro wing adjustments and toe height for solid power transmission
  • Minuses: Delta changes when going to WTR and GripWalk, Salomon-specific model, no Pozi adjustment for heel
  • Color options: Gray/Black, Orange/Black
  • Others to consider: Atomic/Salomon Warden MNC 13; Look SPX 12 GW, Pivot 12 GW, Pivot 14 GW; Marker Griffon 13 ID; Tyrolia Attack2 13 GW

Armada/Atomic/Salomon STH2 WTR 16
  • Pluses: Most elasticity in the toe; holds you in from top of boot, a part that gets no wear; micro wing adjustments and toe height for solid power transmission; metal toe plate
  • Minuses: Delta changes when going to WTR and GripWalk, no Pozi adjustment for heel
  • Color options: Oil Green, Gunmetal/Black
  • Others to consider: Look Pivot 15 GW; Marker Jester 16 ID, Jester 18 Pro; Tyrolia Attack2 16 GW, Attack2 18 X GW

Demo Bindings

Atomic/Salomon NR M11 GW

  • Adjustment range: 260-360 mm
  • Toolless length adjustment: Yes
  • Sole compatibility: DIN, GripWalk
  • Pluses: Full-flex design
  • Minuses: No WTR
  • Color options: Black
  • Others to consider: Look NX 12 Konect

Atomic/Salomon Warden MNC 11 DT
  • Adjustment range: 262-382 mm
  • Toolless length adjustment: Yes
  • Sole compatibility: DIN, WTR, GripWalk
  • Pluses: Lightweight, easy step-in, full MNC
  • Minuses: No WTR, no Pozi adjustment for heel
  • Color options: Gunmetal/White
  • Others to consider: Look NX 12 Konect, Marker Squire 11 D, Tyrolia Attack2 11 AT Demo

Armada/Atomic/Salomon Warden MNC 13 DT
  • Adjustment range: 262-382 mm
  • Toolless length adjustment: Yes, w/manual AFD
  • Sole compatibility: DIN, WTR, GripWalk
  • Pluses: Full MNC
  • Minuses: Delta changes from sole to sole, no Pozi adjustment for heel
  • Color options: Gunmetal/White, Black
  • Others to consider: Look SPX 12 Konect, Marker Griffon 13 D, Tyrolia Attack2 13 AT Demo
 
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