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Question Diamir Fritschi Binding Age

Discussion in 'Equipment' started by Sean Sunley, Aug 14, 2019 at 9:12 PM.

  1. Sean Sunley

    Sean Sunley Hard Yards Ski Pass: Silver

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    Is it possible to determine the age of Diamir Fritschi bindings from the numbers on the bottom?
     
  2. skifree

    skifree Sort of old & definitely grey Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Usually by the number and spacing of the surface cracks in the plastic.

    Yeah you’re supposed to be able to, I can’t remember how right now.
     
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  3. skifree

    skifree Sort of old & definitely grey Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Please post a pic of the numbers you’re talking about & a pic of the binding in general.


    Thanks
     
  4. Sean Sunley

    Sean Sunley Hard Yards Ski Pass: Silver

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    EP 0 754 079
    1980403
    US 5 735 541

    Interesting the other binding is:
    1980404
     
  5. skifree

    skifree Sort of old & definitely grey Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    I'd suggest the bindings were made in 1980.
     
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    Fozzie Bear One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    Later. Freeride Plus, still made in late 2000s
     
  7. skifree

    skifree Sort of old & definitely grey Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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  8. Snow Blowey

    Snow Blowey Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    They are new. I have the grey and yellow model before those and I'm going to turn them into tourers for blowette.
     
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    skifree Sort of old & definitely grey Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Does she weigh more or less than the binding?
     
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  10. DPS Driver

    DPS Driver One of Us

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    That's the Freeride Plus and I believe it was released in around 2006/07. I had them on a pair of Elans and from memory they were the new model then with the wider mount pattern.
     
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