The Booster Strap is an elastic power strap that replaces the power strap included with your ski boots. In many cases, the stock power strap is poorly made or does not provide the necessary lockdown required for high-performance skiing. The Booster Strap can help you in a few different ways: Increased Control.
How do you wear a booster strap?
The BOOSTER STRAP should be routed outside the rear spoiler and inside the plastic shell up against the tongue in front. The elastic is then stretched about an inch. If on your very first turn you don’t notice a dramatic difference in ski response, the BOOSTER STRAP is too loose or installed incorrectly.
Do booster straps work?
Booster straps are much more effective than normal straps. It works as a double pulley and helps to give a tight fit to the cuff. Thus, it works great for better and efficient closure. The elastic straps are stretchable.
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