Black Diamond GlideLite Splitboard Mix STS Skins

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Features of the Black Diamond GlideLite SplitBoard Mix STX Skins Snap Fit Tip attachment doesn't require tools for set-up and securely clamps to skins Patented STS adjustable tails that stretch two directions to Fit a wide variety of Board shapes

- Moosejaw

Engineered for long approaches and extended ski tours where both packability and traction are paramount, the Black Diamond GlideLite Mohair Mix STS Skins feature an optimal blend of mohair and nylon with an updated BD Icon print. With a highly supple, packable design that's 60 g (2.1 oz) lighter than similar models of our Ascension skins, these skins bring the efficiency in any conditions. Their patented STS tail system provides up to 10 cm of adjustability and our adjustable tip attachment fits a wide range of ski tips.

- Mountain Gear

Black Diamond makes all sorts of skins for backcountry touring; some are for skis, some are for splitboards, some are mohair, some are nylon, and some are a combination of both. In the case for Black Dimaond's Glidelite Splitboard Mix STS Climbing Skin, it's a climbing skin suitable for splitboarders looking for better grip on steep skin tracks than glide on flatter traverses. Usually, skins made of a mohair nylon blend strike a solid balance between grip and glide, but since Black Diamond made this one with more nylon than mohair, the Glidelite gives greater grip to prevent slipping on firmer snow.

- Backcountry.com

Black Diamond Snow Glidelite Splitboard Mix STS 140 mm Skins Gray Print 140 mm BD16373600001401. With an optimal blend of mohair and nylon these skins are engineered to give you ultimate freedom in the backcountry.

- CampSaver.com

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