Type III+ - Expert
100+ days / year
Have you had a look at, or a chance to try, the crampon adapter thingy? And are you guys going to carry it as well?
Hey, I'm looking for a mounting plate that will let me use the Speed Turn 1.0 Heel insert holes with my Fischer Tour Race 1.0 heel (aka the Hagan ZR heel). I've been googling around and I can't seem to find such a plate. I was excited by the prospect of the Kreuzspitze plates, but the rails look to be too narrow. Have you seen any plates that would work? My hope is to be able to use inserts and swap between the race heel and the speed turn heel. Thanks!
These are my first pair of race boots, so I don't have any specifics comparing them to other boots in this category. I'm 6'5" 190lbs and I was skeptical of how flimsy they seemed out of the box, but when I took them out for their first tour I was blown away by how well they ski. I've used them on race skis, as well as some Dynastar Mythics, and some Dynafit Carbonio 74s. For a race boot they are fantastic, and they work well with the Carbonios. I'm looking forward to using the Carbonio + Syborg combo for...
I was previously using a pair of Blizzard tour race, and these are noticeably lighter. Their weight actually came in under spec, one ski was 641.6g the other 640.9g Considering they are a rando ski, they do well on the down. On the groomers and bumps they have good edge hold. In the backcountry the softer tip does better in variable conditions than I was expecting. As for durability, I'm 6'5" and 190lbs and they haven't snapped yet :) I would definitely recommend these to anyone as a race ski, or for reall...