Originally Posted by Gator
I wish they would place metal on the top of that plate - then it would be an awesome setup . I get you could take the lifters and have metal lifters made to add some more support .
The idea behind that plate is that it dampens the rebound of the ski. I feel like metal would counteract those efforts. If you want something stiffer, there are other options, like the Vist WC Air or Salomon Hangl plate. I find the Piston plates go quite well with the feel of the Volkls.