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Black Diamond Helio 88

Discussion in 'Equipment' started by ski2go, May 22, 2020 at 4:13 PM.

  1. ski2go

    ski2go First Runs

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    Is this ski too narrow? Or ok for Australian conditions (touring)?

    It's very light... has anyone skied on it? How did it feel?

    There's now the Helio Recon which is possibly to stablise the ski a bit - but that model doesn't seem to be available locally.
     
  2. skifree

    skifree A disciple of the blessed avi giraffe Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    No it’s not too narrow, probably about right unless you really want rack up km compared to yoyo trips.

    Not skied it.

    Might be able to demo this from WS in Jindy, call rather than relying on what you can see on the website.
     
  3. skifree

    skifree A disciple of the blessed avi giraffe Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    PS are you NSW or Vicco?
     
  4. ski2go

    ski2go First Runs

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    Vic :)
     
  5. skifree

    skifree A disciple of the blessed avi giraffe Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Jindy is a bit of a haul to test ride skis then.

    But folks have done more to do this.
     
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