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srock 09-11-2012 6:10 AM

Ronix One Boot Cooker
If I am correct the Ronix bindings can be molded to your feet by a special "cooker" from the manufacturer. What do you do if you buy the boots online to form them?

Readyaimfire 09-11-2012 6:41 AM

Use a blowdryer. Heat em up real hot. Make sure u wear socks so u dont burn the **** outta your feet!

stang_killa_ss 09-11-2012 7:22 AM

no one does that.
just put them on. ronix has the best foot fit in the industry.
the more you wear them, they will mold even better to your feet.
bolt them up and go ride.

mikeakatex5 09-11-2012 7:37 AM

^+1 They should feel pretty good right out of the box, and just keep getting better the more you're in them

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Houstonshark 09-11-2012 10:22 AM

I've never done it but I think I remember hearing that you can drop them into a bucket of really hot water and then slip your foot in, lace it up and wear them for a few.

augie_09 09-11-2012 10:59 AM

if you really want, guess you could go into a snowboard shop and use theirs.

SS_Hooke102 09-11-2012 11:08 AM

My ronix dealer has the heater. Most of them do from my understanding. i've also heard of using the oven... sounds pretty damn sketch to me.

Bumpass1 09-11-2012 12:50 PM

Hot water from the shower for 10 minutes then strap the on for 5 minutes and stand there.

srock 09-13-2012 9:52 AM


Originally Posted by Bumpass1 (Post 1782143)
Hot water from the shower for 10 minutes then strap the on for 5 minutes and stand there.

Do I do that naked or with board shorts on?

Thanks for all the reply's.

cj1 09-13-2012 10:08 AM

Definitely dont get the heat molded unless your only riding in really cold water. Getting them heat molded will make them wear quicker. I got mine molded in a cooker and they actually burnt. I was told it was a defective liner and a manufacture defect so i got new boots for free : )

Luker 09-13-2012 11:27 AM


miljack 09-13-2012 3:02 PM

I just molded mine the other night using a blow dryer. Left it on for 3 min and then stood in them for 10-15 min.
Rode in them after and noticed better support of my arch, and my feet didn't cramp when I had them cranked tight with the laces.
IMHO wished I would have done it sooner.

Houstonshark 09-13-2012 3:22 PM

I think this video is a little more appropriate since he asked about Ronix bindings:


Bumpass1 09-13-2012 5:50 PM


Originally Posted by srock (Post 1782699)
Do I do that naked or with board shorts on?

Thanks for all the reply's.

Safety first, please wear your vest.:cool:

joeshmoe 09-13-2012 8:41 PM

and what temperature does the hair dryer reach? hair dryer works great on wet hair but is not good for dry hair. I would believe the heaters at the ski shop have a controlled heat to get a precise temperature to heat mold the boot. Do not go over 130 degrees for your boots, it is very easy to get water at 130 dgr, push them down under the water(too hot to push down with hand) for 10 min, put on your feet(with socks), do Not tighten, cool and you are good to go!

srock 09-14-2012 10:34 AM


Originally Posted by Bumpass1 (Post 1782820)
Safety first, please wear your vest.:cool:

...a helmet would be a more appropriate safety device. I'm to large to fit down the drain.

srock 09-14-2012 10:38 AM

I think I will hold off and ride them a little. If they don't feel right, like in my arches, then I'll try the hair dryer....naked of course with vest and helmet on.

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