List Price US $319
Bent Metal Cor-Pro Snowboard Binding Review
Riding Level Beginner - Expert
Quick Release No
Manufactured in
Canted Footbed Yes
Burton Channel Compatible Yes
Mini disc No
Approx. Weight Feels Normal

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Flex

Medium

Boot Support

Medium

Turn Initiation

Medium/Fast

Buttering

Medium

Binding Adjustability Average
Stance Adjustability Average
Comfort Good
Ratchet System Good
Shock Absorption Great

Bent Metal Cor-Pro 2021 Review by The Good Ride

Turn Ons/Swipe Right: Cushy and smooth turning
Turn Offs/Swipe Left: Limited boot to binding adjustability.

Summary

The Bent Metal Cor-Pro offers up a lot of shock absorption and a full sized disc to give a different ride than the other bindings in its line.

Ethics Statement: We don’t get paid by the manufacturer to write these reviews.  We do make money from the “Where To Buy” links, but this is our best attempt at an honest and objective review from an average riders’ perspective.

Bent Metal Cor-Pro Snowboard Binding Review- How it rides and who it is for

Bent Metal Cor-Pro Snowboard Binding Review

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How This Review Happened: We had a half a day at a frantic manic demo dash.

Days:  1
Riders:  James (Size 9, 5’10” 185-190lbs), Peter (Size 8, 5’11” 185lbs), Jimbo (Size 11, 5’11” 160lbs)
Boots: Adidas Tactical ADV
Insoles: Sandsole Custom Insoles, Footprint Insole Technology Gamechangers, Footprint Insole Technology Gameghangers Low Profile
Boards:
Gnu Gremlin
Jacket: Volcom
Pant:
Helmet:
Goggle:
Gloves:

Similar (but not the same) Bindings: Union Atlas, Union Strata, Union Force, Burton Cartel, Salomon Hologram, Nitro Team Pro, Now Drive,

Approximate Weight

Felt pretty light.

Highback Flex

There is a good twist and only a little give pulling it back with the Bent Metal Cor-Pro.

Binding to Boot Adjustability

You can move the gas pedal in or out but not adjust the heel loop so you have to rely on turning your discs heel to toe to center the binding/boot on the board.

Stance Width Adjustability

The Bent Metal Cor-Pro will only have stance width adjustability if you are in the middle of the recommended sizing.

Boot Support

We liked the ankle strap because it felt like it was longer than other Bent Metal Straps. They wrapped more around our boot instead of sit on top.

Ratchet System

Good ratchets with the Bent Metal Cor-Pro. They were smooth and had no problem cranking them down.

Turn Initiation/Response

Pretty smooth medium to medium/fast response and it powered the pretty wide Gnu Gremlin edge to edge pretty well.

Flex Under Foot/Buttering

The full sized disc of the Bent Metal Cor-Pro isn’t as buttery/flexy underfoot as the other Bent Metal bindings with mini-discs but it wasn’t bad.

Shock Absorption/Dampness

Top notch shock absorption. It isn’t like the Jones Mercury or Now Drive which are at the pinical of shock absorption, but they are definitely up there. It is a really cush ride and it handles slow to medium shock absorption like a champ. High speed is not as good but still really good.

So in conclusion the Bent Metal Cor-Pro was a good binding and my (James Biesty’s) personal favorites in their line. I would like to spend more time on it and compare it to some of my favorites.

 
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2021

 
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