Ski Tests Value Buy

Armada El Ray


Armada El Ray

$599 skis only

Test length (cm): 178 Shape (mm tip-tail): 123/87/113
Turn radius: 21m @ 178cm Lengths: 157, 164, 171, 178, 185
Comments: Versatile for a park ski and likes the longer turns; Kent. They don't mind a bit of pace, work best in the soft; Chris. Light and negotiable but too soft for heavier skiers; Macca.
Verdict: One for lighter and maybe younger skiers - good value.

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
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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.