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Marker squire schizo don't work with smaller boots.......Grrr

 Poster: A snowHead
Poster: A snowHead
Just got my daughter some new boots, same size but much stiffer, and the shell size is smaller than her old boots, new ones are 266mm and old ones were 273mm.

so went to adjust the marker squire schizo on her off piste skis to set the new forward pressure, and they will not do it, even though the binding has 265mm to 275mm marked on the metal piece just in front of the heel piece, and that is what the screw is fitted to, and the front quadrant on the toe is on the smallest, they will not adjust down far enough. The rear heel screw hits the stop, with loads of screw showing when the boot is in, and it needs to be flush for the correct pressure.

Not impressed marker Confused Confused
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 Obviously A snowHead isn't a real person
Obviously A snowHead isn't a real person
Base plates mounted too far apart?

Or more likely the cable has stretched - which they do before they snap!
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 Well, the person's real but it's just a made up name, see?
Well, the person's real but it's just a made up name, see?
@spyderjon, Thank you....Cable should not have stretched, they have not been used very much.

Edit: I have checked with a paper template and the base plates are in exactly the right place, the cable and the central screw in metal block that you adjust for different size boots just do not move the rear heel binding forward enough for a 266mm boot, the metal track at the rear of the heel just runs out of adjustment to set the forward pressure, it would need another hole in the metal block to enable it to have more adjustment. Going to swap them out for a pair of squire demos.
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