Fischer E109 Crown Xtralite
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There's a lot more out there than just groomed trails, and Fischer's E109 Crown Xtralite Ski is designed to help you see it all. It has a lightweight Air Tec core, burly steel edges, and a Nordic Rocker camber profile to help you make short work of steep ascents, fresh snow, and tough climbs. The Nordic Rocker helps you float through deeper snow, while the Off Track Crown waxless pattern is specially designed to cruise up fresh snow with minimal effort. Fischer's Sintec base keeps descents speedy, whether you're poking around behind the house or heading out for a weekend in the mountains.
A fully terrain-suited piece of sports equipment: the E109 is ideal for medium distances. Thanks to its width this ski has remarkable stability and thus control in downhills. The Crown model stands out with Offtrack Crown for a reliable kick action also in varying terrain.
The Fischer E109 Crown Xtralite are a metal-edge, no-wax, BC touring ski that incorporate revolutionary rocker camber for easier off-track turning. Slightly wider that the S-Bound 78, the E109 makes a sweet turn for a double-cambered ski. -- Nearly as light as a narrower, non-metal edged light touring ski-- 5/10 Nordic Rocker improves gliding properties in unprepared terrain and enables better turning with less effort-- Fiberglass/wood combo core features air channels that keep weight down while maintaining durability -- Offtrack Crown no-wax pattern improves climbing in all conditions, especially away from the prepared tracks and in difficult terrain-- Full metal edges hold on hard snow and icy, steep terrain -- Picture show bindings for example; bindings not included