Tearing down the Beast 16 heel unit is a kick. What’s satisfying is when you reassemble the aluminum heel post spindle locks into place with a pleasant tension that’s almost, should I say it, intimate?
See the intimate details in our Dynafit Beast 16 FAQ.
Oh, and someone asked about installing Beast heel fitting on Tecnica Cochise. I just so happen to have a pair of Cochise here in the mod shop, so I dug in. Check the photos.
WildSnow.com publisher emeritus and founder Lou (Louis Dawson) has a 50+ years career in climbing, backcountry skiing and ski mountaineering. He was the first person in history to ski down all 54 Colorado 14,000-foot peaks, has authored numerous books about about backcountry skiing, and has skied from the summit of Denali in Alaska, North America’s highest mountain.