Comparison Review 2022 Marker Bindings

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MODELTOE
HEIGHT (mm)
HEEL
HEIGHT (mm)
SETTING RANGEWEIGHT
(g/pr)
STANDARD BRAKE SIZES (mm)OPTIONAL BRAKE SIZES (mm)SOLE COMPATIBILITY
10.0 TP19243-10151885, 100DIN, GripWalk
X-Comp 12 GW15184-1223687590DIN, GripWalk
X-Comp 16 GW15186-1623987590DIN, GripWalk
Squire 1019243-10172485, 100DIN, GripWalk
Squire 11 ID19243-11154090, 100, 110DIN, GripWalk, AT
Squire 12 TCX19244-12194890, 100, 11075DIN, GripWalk
Griffon 13 ID20244-13204490, 100, 110, 120136DIN, GripWalk, AT
Jester 16 ID20246-16210690, 100, 110120, 136DIN, GripWalk, AT
Jester 18 Pro20248-18219090, 120100, 110, 136DIN, GripWalk, AT
FDT 10
2-Piece Plate (demo)
29.5283-10198085, 100DIN, Gripwalk
FDT TPX 12 (demo)29.5284-12254090, 110DIN, GripWalk
Squire 11 TCX D (demo)29.5283-11193590, 110DIN, GripWalk, AT
Griffon 13 D(demo)29.5284-13245090, 110120, 136DIN, GripWalk, AT
Griffon 13 TCX D (demo)29.5284-13245090, 110, 120136DIN, GripWalk, AT
Note: All specs are based on information available at time of publishing and are subject to change.


Marker 10.0 TP
  • Pluses: Multidirectional toe, accepts GripWalk, ultra lightweight
  • Minuses: No brake option 80 mm or less
  • Color options: Black/Anthracite
  • Others to consider: Salomon derived L/Z/Colt 12, Stage GW 11, Warden MNC 11; Tyrolia Attack 11 GW, Attack 12 GW; Fischer Attack 11 AT; Marker Squire 11; Look NX 11 GW
Marker X-Comp 12 GW
  • Pluses: Quick return to center, no adjustment needed to switch to GripWalk
  • Minuses: Tough to find
  • Color options: Black
  • Others to consider: Salomon derived Warden MNC 13, STH2 13; Tyrolia AM12 GW, Attack 12 GW, Attack 14 GW; Look SPX 12 GW, Pivot 12 GW, Pivot 14 GW
Marker X-Comp 16 GW
  • Pluses: Quick return to center, no adjustment needed to switch to GripWalk, bargain price for a binding that goes to 16
  • Minuses: Tough to find
  • Color options: Black
  • Others to consider: Salomon derived STH2 MNC 16; Tyrolia Attack 17 GW; Marker Griffon 16 ID; Look Pivot 15 GW, Pivot 18 GW
Marker Squire 11 ID
  • Pluses: New heel that is 30% easier to get in, ultra lightweight
  • Minuses: Still difficult to get into for lighter skiers, short BSL, or deeper snow
  • Color options: Black, White, Teal/Black, Grey/White, Orange/Black, Green/Black, Black/Anthracite, White/Anthracite
  • Others to consider: Salomon derived L/Z/Colt 12, Stage GW 11, Warden MNC 11; Tyrolia Attack 11 GW, Attack 12 GW; Look NX 11 GW
Marker Squire 12 TCX
  • Pluses: TCX heel is very easy step in. Lightweight.
  • Minuses: Will get missed by many buyers.
  • Color options: Black
  • Others to consider: Salomon derived Warden MNC 13, STH2 13; Tyrolia AM12 GW, Attack 12 GW, Attack 14 GW, Attack 14 NM; Marker X-Comp 12 GW, Griffon 13 ID; Look NX12 GW, SPX 12 GW, Pivot 12 GW, Pivot 14 GW
Marker Griffon 13 ID
  • Pluses: New heel is 30% easier to get in, lightest actual weight, lateral spring, fast return to center, no adjustment needed to switch to GripWalk
  • Minuses: Still difficult to get into for lighter skiers, short BSL, or deeper snow
  • Color options: Black, White, Anthracite/Black/Red, Teal/Flo-Yellow
  • Others to consider: Salomon derived Warden MNC 13, STH2 13; Tyrolia AM12 GW, Attack 12 GW, Attack 14 GW, Attack 14 NM; Marker Squire 12 TCX, X-Comp 12 GW; Look SPX 12 GW, Pivot 12 GW, Pivot 14 GW
Marker Jester 16 ID
  • Pluses: Metal toe wing and heel stanchions, no adjustment needed to switch to GripWalk
  • Minuses: Still difficult to get into for lighter skiers, short BSL, or deeper snow
  • Color options: Black/Grey
  • Others to consider: Salomon derived STH2 MNC 16; Tyrolia Attack 17 GW; Marker X-Comp 16, Griffon 18 Pro ID; Look Pivot 15 GW, Pivot 18 GW
Marker Jester 18 Pro
  • Pluses: Solid AFD, metal toe wing and heel stanchions
  • Minuses: Difficult to get into for lighter skiers, short BSL, or deeper snow
  • Color options: Teal/Flo-Yellow
  • Others to consider: Salomon derived STH2 MNC 16; Tyrolia Attack 17 GW; Marker X-Comp 16, Griffon 16 ID; Look Pivot 15 GW, Pivot 18 GW
Demo Bindings

Marker FDT 10 2-Piece Plate

  • Adjustment range: 260-388 mm
  • Toolless length adjustment: Yes
  • Sole compatibility: DIN, GripWalk
  • Pluses: Traditional design for a narrower ski
  • Minuses: Not for stronger skiers or wider skis
  • Color options: White
  • Others to consider: Salomon derived NR 11, Warden MNC 11 DT; Tyrolia PR 11 GW, Attack 11 NM Demo; Marker Squire 11 TCX D; Look NX12 Konec
Marker FDT TPX 12
  • Adjustment range: 260-388 mm
  • Toolless length adjustment: Yes
  • Sole compatibility: DIN, GripWalk
  • Pluses: Traditional design for a narrower ski
  • Minuses: Not MNC
  • Color options: Black/White
  • Others to consider: Salomon derived MNC 13 DT; Tyrolia PR 11 GW, PRD 12 GW, Freeflex Demo 14 GW, Attack 14 MN Demo; Marker Griffon 13 D, Griffon 13 TCX D; Look SPX 12 Test, SPX 12 Konect
Marker Squire 11 TCX D
  • Adjustment range: 260-388 mm
  • Toolless length adjustment: Yes
  • Sole compatibility: All
  • Pluses: Lightest of all demos
  • Minuses: Still need to check forward pressure
  • Color options: Black
  • Others to consider: Salomon derived NR 11, Warden MNC 11 DT; Tyrolia PR 11 GW, Attack 11 NM Demo; Marker FDT 10; Look NX12 Konect
Marker Griffon 13 D
  • Adjustment range: 260-388 mm
  • Toolless length adjustment: Yes
  • Sole compatibility: All
  • Pluses: New heel is 30% easier to get in, lightest of 13 demo bindings
  • Minuses: Still difficult to get into for lighter skiers, short BSL, or deeper snow; still need to check forward pressure
  • Color options: Black
  • Others to consider: Salomon derived MNC 13 DT; Tyrolia PR 11 GW, PRD 12 GW, Freeflex Demo 14 GW, Attack 14 MN Demo; Marker Griffon 13 TCX D; Look SPX 12 Test, SPX 12 Konect
Marker Griffon 13 TCX D
  • Adjustment range: 260-388 mm
  • Toolless length adjustment: Yes
  • Sole compatibility: All
  • Pluses: Easy step-in heel
  • Minuses: Still need to check forward pressure
  • Color options: Black
  • Others to consider: Salomon derived MNC 13 DT; Tyrolia PR 11 GW, PRD 12 GW, Freeflex Demo 14 GW, Attack 14 MN Demo; Marker FDT TPX 12, Griffon 13 D; Look SPX 12 Test, SPX 12 Konect
 
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