Monthly Archives: February 2014

From Eric Pollard’s brain, iconic american freeskier, comes an impossibly light powder ski with futuristic materials and over 15 years of powder ski development behind it. Being the tool of choice for Eric, the ski is made to float on deep pow, or to catch air time with style. For season 14/15, the pro-model, the […]

The crew of the Australien skate brand Archer, are not just composites technicians, they also surfed their whole life and skate a lot on flat days. This background helped them to develop two smart skate decks in combining ampliTex ® flax fabrics with cork: The construction of all Archer Cork Skateboards has evolved from extensive […]

For next year, the Swiss ski manufacturer, known for his high quality products, launches 3 new skis with super light construction. Stöckli found the right material by using the D200 bCore. This core is made of a FSC certified balsa wood, renforced with ecological flax from Europe. It’s the lightest wood-core currently on the market […]

Flax has unique vibration damping properties that are optimised within ampliTex® fabrics range.The most performing flax fibers fabrics available on the market! Flax has 5 times more damping than glass or carbon fibers. ampliTex® flax fabrics made a perfect match for Whitedot skis, who were allready using a carbon layup. Carbon being stiff but also, […]

The Carbon Megawatt ski, new flagship of Black Diamond’s deep snow quiver, wins the ISPO award as best freeride ski. This legendary powder specialty ski has been trimmed down of some weight. The new 120mm waisted Carbon Megawatt weighs only 1710g @188cm, without sacrificing strength or performance. The Megawatt is part of serie of 3 […]