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Pros Fast, solid, consistent, large sweet spotHard charging, fun, easy to skiGreat all around ski, great pop, easy to swingSuper stable at speed, hard chargingExcellent carving ski, quick
Cons Minor chatterSlight chatter at high-end speedSometimes feels soft, skis shortExpensive, geared towards experts only, unforgivingChatter in the tips, poor powder performance
Bottom Line It tears down the mountains no matter the conditions or terrain, earning it our Editors' Choice awardOur best of the best for 2019 has all the aspects of a great mountain ski for nearly every skier typeA super fun do it all ski that is best applied to soft snowA ski that likes to go fast...real fastIf carving is your game, the Enforcer is your ski
Rating Categories Volkl M5 Mantra Black Crows Daemon Blizzard Rustler 10 Kastle FX96 HP Nordica Enforcer 93
Stability At Speed (20%)
9
9
8
10
8
Carving (20%)
9
9
8
9
10
Crud (20%)
10
9
8
8
8
Powder (20%)
9
9
10
8
7
Playfulness (15%)
8
8
9
7
7
Bumps (5%)
8
8
8
6
7
Specs Volkl M5 Mantra Black Crows Daemon Blizzard Rustler 10 Kastle FX96 HP Nordica Enforcer 93
Intended Purpose All Mountain All Mountain All Mountain/Soft Snow All Mountain All Mountain/Firm Snow
Ability Level Intermediate-Expert Intermediate-Expert Intermediate-Expert Expert Expert
Shape 134 - 96 - 117 mm 132 - 99 - 120 mm 135.5 - 104 - 125.5 mm 133-96-119 mm 126 - 93 - 114 mm
Available Lengths 170,177,184,191 170, 177, 183, 188 164, 172, 180, 188 172, 180, 188 169, 177, 185, 193
Waist Width 96 99 102 96 93
Radius 21.2m 20m 14.5m, 16m, 17.5m, 19m 18.1m 15.5m, 16.5m, 18.5m, 20.5m
Rocker Rocker/Camber/Rocker Full rocker, reverse camber Rocker/Camber/Rocker Rocker/Camber/Rocker Rocker/Camber/Rocker
Weight Per Pair 4252 5265 4126 3817 4464
Core Material Beech, poplar Poplar wood Multi-layer wood Poplar/Beech/PAULOWNIA/Carbon/Fibergalss Beech and poplar wood
Tested length 184 183.6 188 180 185
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