A brand within the brand, the Force delivers the durability and purity of performance demanded by 100-plusday-a-year riders. An indestructible binding that can handle any condition or terrain with all the features you need and nothing you don’t. Extreme all day comfort, season after season dependability, and backed by a lifetime warranty base - the Force is simply down for the duration.
Pioneering the concept of “True Flex” base design, Union was also the first binding on the market to incorporate bombproof Extruded Aluminum Heelcups, and Magnesium Buckles.
Compared to other bindings in this price category, the Force stands alone. We have combined superb materials, features and function that merge into an overall value that is second to none.
Footbed + Baseplate
Stage 4 Duraflex ST Baseplate: Blended to provide a smooth and responsive ride, Duraflex ST Nylon retains this inteded performance in a broad range of temperatures.
Duraflex ST Highback: Duraflex Injected Multizone Force Highbacks are tapered towards the top, providing flex and tweakablity whre you want it, support and durability whre you need it.
Construction + Materials
Extruded 3D Aluminum Heelcups: The rigidity and strength of Extruded Aluminum acts like a roll cage on a race car - stiffening the entire chassis. The male/female connection with the base provides seamless response.
Classic Pro Ankle Straps: A wider and more traditional design, the Classic Pro Ankle Strap compliments this model perfectly – A time honored legend of a snowboard binding.
Ultragrip W/ Secure-Lock Toe Strap
Magnesium Ratchets: This Union exclusive process produces a material 4 times the strength of aluminum with only 1/2 the weight. Plus magnesium is easily recycled and remains the eighth most abundant element on the planet.
Lifetime Warranty on Baseplate and Heelcup, 1 Year for all other Parts