Black Diamond AMPerage
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If a crown for the mythical quiver of one ski existed, the powder destroying, hybrid fun-shape Black Diamond AMPerage would be a strong contender. The addition of 8 mm ABS sidewalls has given the second generation of our popular Black Diamond AMPerage ski a new bite on firm snow, and they stiffened it beyond the contact point in the tail for easy landings. Whether drifting smear-turns in deep powder or laying trenches on the groomer back to the lift, this ski loves it all.
The addition of sidewalls gives the Black Diamond AMPerage backcountry skis new bite, and stiff tails make big landings easy. These skis love to drift turns in pow and lay trenches on groomers.
The Black Diamond AMPerage Ski, their second-widest big mountain ski next to the Megawatt, is a powder ski with all-mountain versatility. It's got fat dimensions, rockered tip and tail, and a large turn radius for float, stability, and speed. Traditional camber underfoot and sandwich/sidewall construction give it pop and carving power. That lively poplar wood core also smooths out hyperspeed rides. Suddenly, landings are silkier than ever, ollies come fast and natural, and deep, high-speed drift-turns feel like a high-five with an old friend. Edging across an exposed chute to access pow' With camber and sidewalls, no problem. Staring down a bottomless bowl of Sierra cement' Rockered tip and plenty of girth at your service.
Free Shipping. Black Diamond Amp Skis FEATURES of the Black Diamond Amp Skis Floaty 115 mm waist and underfoot camber for effortless transitions from powder to hardpack Full tip and tail Rocker for playful, high performance, creative skiing Quicker and more freestyle-oriented than the Zealot Poplar and birch Internal Wall Core Technology, plus an Ollie Bar in the tail for extra pop on takeoffs and preventing wheelie-outs on landings Formula One Technology with three ribs and Torsion Box construction for maximum torsional stiffness Optimal Use: 70% soft snow / 30% hard snow The SPECS for 165 cm Length: 165 cm Dimension: 139 x 115 x 123 Weight: per pair: 9 lbs 1 oz / 4.1 kg Turn Radius: 20 m Tip Style: 357 mm Rocker Tail Style: 285 mm Rocker The SPECS for 175 cm Length: 175 cm Weight: per pair: 9 lbs 8 oz / 4.3 kg Dimension: 141 x 115 x 123 Turn Radius: 21 m Tip Style: 378 mm Rocker Tail Style: 303 mm Rocker The SPECS for 185 cm Length: 185 cm Weight: per pair: 10 lbs 2 oz / 4.6 kg Dimension: 142 x 115 x 124 Turn Radius: 22 m Tip Style: 400 mm Rocker Tail Style: 320 mm Rocker
The new Black Diamond Amperage is a no compromises quiver of one that will have you confidently slashing pow turns in the backcountry and carving the groomers back to the lift. Black Diamond beefed up their popular Amperage Ski for 2013/2014 by adding ABS sidewalls and stiffening the core beyond the tail contact points. The 8mm ABS sidewalls increase edge hold in firm snow and help prevent edge blow-outs and cracking by reinforcing the ski above the edge.Specs: Dimentions 175cm: Tip-141mm, Waist-115mm, Tail-123mm, Radius-21mDimentions 185cm: Tip-142mm, Waist-115mm, Tail-124mm, Radius-22mMeasured Weight 175cm:Measured Weight 185cm:Features: Full tip and tail rocker for total freedom of movement in soft snowTurny and forgiving 5-dimention ski that still has the stiffness to chargeCNC wood core and pre-peg composite construciton for maximum torsinal rigidity8mm ABS SidewallsABS tail protector - your skins will stay on while you work those kick turns!
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