Interesting new product developed by Treeline Engineering out of the San Juan Mountains. The MK IV E-jekt handles are designed for rapid release from your snowboard bindings in the case of emergency. Could save you a precious few seconds removing your board when it counts, especially in deep snow. It’s currently compatible with Spark R&D or any binding with Burton style ratchets. Check it out, let us know what you think:
“The MK IV E-jekt handles are your next line of defense in the backcountry. Designed to provide a fast and reliable way to unstrap your bindings in an emergency, E-jekt is an economical and simple addition to your safety equipment. Whether you get caught in a slide or stuck in a tree-well, E-jekt will be standing by.
Made from 1/16” galvanized steel cable, these are lightweight (42 g or approx. 1.5 oz) and ridiculously strong. We have done extensive testing to ensure they’ll be ready when you need them. At 480 lb. pull strength, you will rip the buckles off your straps, and the straps off your bindings before you break these bad boys. Don’t believe me? You look like a strong young pup, why don’t you see if you can give em’ a tear.”