Success in W. Washington

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Success in W. Washington

Post by Thelongride »

It's so very quiet on here, but thought I'd share a success story. Experimented with vacuum bagging for a while. Which I found to be quite ineffective, and promptly switched to a rigid compression mold. Skis are entirely carbon composite, with a paulownia core, and damping is achieved with VDS inserts. After a little testing I've been pleasantly surprised by their skiability despite the low weight

Anyone else out in Western Washington successfully building skis?
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Re: Success in W. Washington

Post by chrismp »

Nice one! Love the "steil ist geil" graphics...made me laugh!

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