Forums Splitboard Talk Forum Newbie here looking at AT boots Reply To: Newbie here looking at AT boots December 13, 2005 at 9:35 pm #584607 gregm 79 Posts $500! ouch. have you shopped around for something used? in seattle we have second ascent and the junk bin at marmot in bellevue. it comes to mind because the older style lighter AT boots seem well suited for boarding and there are often pairs kicking around, ebay too if you know your shell size. i got lucky and found the old tlt 3’s for pretty cheap at second ascent. from what i’ve heard the f1’s are even stiffer than lasers. i have a pair of lasers for skiing but think they would be too stiff for boarding, although i know other people use ’em.