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Composite Snowboard Binding- sight model - This binding design started was my thesis project in school and I had hopes to develop it with my friends at Mervin Manufacturing. It did not work out because of manufacturing difficulties. The baseplate is made from a filled honeycomb core and wrapped with carbon fiber cloth. The highback is made from several layers of carbon/Kevlar cloth and gets its rigidity from its contours. It is about one half to one third the weight of a normal binding and probably would be at least twice the price!
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Composite Snowboard Binding- sketches
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Composite Snowboard Binding- prototype - The baseplate is made from a filled honeycomb core and wrapped with carbon fiber cloth. The highback is made from several layers of carbon/Kevlar cloth and gets its rigidity from its contours. I molded the parts in one-time plaster molds so the finished product is a little rough...
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Composite Snowboard Binding- logo - This is the logo designed for the binding project. It is for the Industrial brand name that never made it off the ground.
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Composite Snowboard Binding - This was a glorious day of "testing" off of Library Rock at Mt. Baker during the famous world record 1998-1999 season. I know, this posting is shameless but that day was one of the best ever....

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