Black Diamond AMPerage

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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

- Moosejaw

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.


With its hybrid shape and generous rocker the Black Diamond Amperage Ski is a powder-slaying machine. Not just a soft-snow weapon with 8 mm sidewalls these skis have plenty of bite on firm snow. This product will be shipped directly from Black Diamond and will leave their warehouse in 2-3 business days. Eligible for UPS ground shipping only.. . . . Optimal use: 70% soft snow, 30% hard snow. 115 mm waist and underfoot camber allows for easy transitions from powder to hardpack. Poplar 3D CNC wood core with pre-pregnated composite construction and Formula One Technology with three ribs for maximum torsional stiffness. Full tip and tail Rocker for playful high-performance skiing. Quicker and more freestyle oriented than the Megawatt and Zealot. 8 mm ABS sidewalls for increased hard snow performance. Rear notch for attaching climbing skins. NOTE: All skis come un-mounted and without bindings; bring to a certified professional for mounting..


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!

- Second Ascent