Ski Tests Carve/groomer skis

Dynastar Contact Cross 4X4


Dynastar Contact Cross 4X4

$1499 incl PX12 Fl binding

Test length (cm): 172 Shape (mm tip-tail): 122/75/106
Turn radius: 16m @ 172cm Lengths: 158, 165, 172, 178, 184
Comments: Fantastic all-mountain ski that is still a solid piste beast; Rod. Rock solid, holds a rail beautifully, can't fault it; Chris. Excellent edge to edge and really held on in shorter turns; Neil.
Verdict: In the tie for top of the class.

theSKImag ratings
Stability: Turns:  
Liveliness: Short
Versatility: Med
Edge grip: Long
       
Snow:   Skier type:  
Powder Corduroy cruiser
Crud Supertrail carver
Heavy All mt adventurer
Corduroy Powder hunter
Ice Bump tragic
  Park/pipe

 

jim darby/the snow biz
There's a lot to like about ski lifts, and the people who make them.

arnie wilson/from the alps
Life is full of ironies. The Alps got the snow and Russia got the Olympics.

go flip/flip byrnes
Meet the fashion victims; a whole winter world of them.


There's a lot to like about ski lifts, and the people who make them.

Life is full of ironies. The Alps got the snow and Russia got the Olympics.

Meet the fashion victims; a whole winter world of them.