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Awards Best Buy Award Editors' Choice Award  Best Buy Award  
Price $185.00 at Amazon$140.93 at REI$148.93 at REI$195 List$148.93 at REI
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Pros Durable, stellar grip, sturdy, easy to use, affordable, reliable glue, above average attachment, avoided glop in most conditionsAll-purpose, good ratio of grip to glide, camming tail clip, easy to align tip clipSecure and easy attachment system, efficient skinning, compact storageGood glide, rolls and folds small, robust adhesiveBeefy skins with great grip, durable, excellent attachment system,
Cons Heavy, poor glide, bulkyAwkward foldingAdequate grip, awkward foldsHave to install tip clip, have to trim tip for added glide, small range of size adjustmentsBulky, slow, inefficient, tough to pack
Bottom Line Reliable, grippy, and robust, it's straightforward and simpleA great choice for nearly all splitboardersA solid choice for experienced splitters who don't want to sacrifice glide for grip they don't needNo frills option for everyday backcountry useAppropriate for beginners and folks who skin straight up
Rating Categories Voile Skins with Tail Clip G3 Splitboard+ Universal G3 Splitboard+ Glide GlideLite Splitboard Mix STS G3 Splitboard+ Grip
Glide (25%)
5
8
9
8
6
Grip (25%)
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Ease Of Use (15%)
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Attachment System (15%)
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Glue Icing Glop (20%)
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Specs Voile Skins with... G3 Splitboard+... G3 Splitboard+ Glide GlideLite... G3 Splitboard+ Grip
Measured Weight Per Pair 1.61 lbs 1.23 lbs 1.23 lbs 1.43 lbs 1.28 lbs
Tip Attachment Universal aluminum tip clip Asymmetrical steel nads Asymmetrical steel hands Coated Cable Asymmetrical steel hands
Tail Attachment Rubber strap with aluminum tail attachment Camming Tail Clip Camming Tail Clip STS Camming Tail Clip
Manufacturer Voile G3 G3 Black Diamond G3
Weight Per Pair 730 g 560 g 560 g 650 g 580 g
Weight Per Skin 365 g 280 g 280 g 325 g 290 g
Material Hydrophobic nylon Nylon plush Nylon plush 65% mohair and 35% nylon Nylon plush
Glue Traditional Non-toxic adhesive Non-toxic adhesive BD Gold Label Non-toxic adhesive
Precut Option? No No No No No
Bag Included? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Cheat Sheets Included? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
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