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The M Equipment Meidjo 2.1 Telemark Binding

The M Equipment Meidjo 2.1 Telemark Binding
539,00 €
The M Equipment
We mount bindings free of charge when you buy skis and bindings. Please check the box if you would like bindings mounted and fill in the required information for your ski boots, along with any other relevant information:

Please provide us with ALL of the following information:

  • Ski boot make and model
  • Ski boot mondopoint size
  • Ski boot sole length in mm
  • Your regular UK or European shoe size
  • If buying multiple skis/bindings, please confirm which binding you'd like attached to which ski

TEXT UPDATED MAY 2018
The M Equipment made several small but important updates to the Meidjo 2.1 for the winter that has just finished. These changes have made a great binding even better.
We've sold a lot of these bindings this winter and can safely say that the Meidjo 2.1 bindings are reliable and the best choice whether for resort use and touring.

The main improvements to the Meidjo 2.1 were as follows:
1 - The new "winged" heel unit has been modified to prevent snow build-up, has been strengthend and has a stronger spring with a very positive ski/walk action. The "wings" allow the heel unit to be lifted with the ski poles.
2 - The profile of the spring box has been modified to give smoother lateral release and make it even easier to remove the boot from the binding when you stop skiing.
3 - Snow accumulation under the flextor plate should be a thing of the past thanks to the new spacer that covers all metal parts under the flextor plate and helps evacuate snow.
4 - The new mounting design uses a reinforced metal baseplate that evenly distributes pressure and avoids screws ripping out of lighter touring skis.

The new design has almost completely reduced snow build up under the flector-plate / spring box but this can still happen in some snow conditions. We've found that applying liquid wax (eg Swix F4 liquid ) to this area helps to almost completely resolve this problem.

We use the Meidjos on almost all our test skis and have found that spring tension and the choice of springs is very important. Depending upon the skier's style and the ski characteristics, different springs dramatically affect how the skis perform.
For offpiste use and touring for most skiers we recommend the standard springs, but for getting the most out of slalom skis, and skis with stiff tails the standards springs are too soft, and you'll need the redline springs, or the small internal springs, or both! The stiffer springs delivery much more power to the ski, and a lot more pressure to the tail. It's pretty interesting how the springs change the performance of the bindings, and well worth experimenting with. The stiffer springs also let you ski with a higher stance while still driving the skis effectively. The Meidjos allow almost as much forward flex as the 75 mm buildings while offering much more precise control and feedback, and this ability to vary skiing style makes modern telemarking technically even more interesting than it was on the "old days"!! 

The Meidjo 2.1 is the most advanced telemark binding available and is the "go-to" binding for freeheel resort or backcountry skiing. 
 

Sizes: S - L
Size S: For NTN boots with inserts, boot sole length up to 300 mm. For Scarpa and Crispi sizes 22.5-26 MP. For Scott 22.5-25.5 MP
Size S: For NTN boots with inserts, boot sole length more than 300 mm. For Scarpa and Crispi sizes 26.5-31 MP. For Scott 26-31 MP
Weight: 900 g / pair
Lateral Release: approx 3-12 DIN