Derived from the multipurpose version, the Red is the version designed for warmer and dirty snow, the minim Zeolite G5 base reduces the dirt build up and helps to maintain the glide despite the dirt in the snow.
What are the characteristics of the Salomon Carbon Skate Lab Red cross-country ski?
This ski has a higher and shorter camber than the multipurpose range so that it is able to adapt to the demands of warmer sluggish snow where it is best to reduce friction. With skating ability that is more adapted to wet snow, the Carbon Skate Lab Red is a distinctive but very useful ski when the snow transforms. The reactivity of the ski remains intact thanks to the coating of carbon around the Nomex core, which perfectly restores the force of the thrust. When it comes to the glide, if you stay in its ideal area, you will be nothing but stunned by its performance. It is just as exceptional as the Carbon Skate Lab; this version is simply designed for other conditions.
Who is the Salomon Carbon Skate Lab Red cross-country ski for?
Skiing athletes, regular skiers and competitors, a pair of skis like the Carbon Skate Lab Red are a must-have for your collection. Those who ski after midday will also find that it is particularly advantageous to go out on this type of ski with a minim base and a camber that has been adapted to dirtied snow. Furthermore, and this must be stressed, a ski that is so light and so well balanced will be a real delight to use on wet, thick snow that tends to cover the ski and submerge the tip. If you are looking for a versatile pair of skis, don’t look any further than this ski.
What are the main benefits of the Salomon Carbon Skate Lab cross-country ski?
Gliding on wet snow
Balance of the ski
Stability when skating
|Specs Nordic Ski Salomon Carbon Skate Lab Red|
|Sizes||182 - 187|
• Race Expert
Structure - Construction
• Cold Snow Worldcup finish
• DGM - Digital Grinding Measurement
• Nomex core
• D2FC Digital Dynamic Flex Control
• Effortless glide
• Protection coating
• 587 Balanced Camber
• Thin Ply Carbon
Weight of the pair in grams
Salomon's most precise stone grinding and digital measurement ensure the optimum structure and depth for better performance on every condition.
Ultra-light composite honeycomb core, combined with carbon, fiberglass wrap and thin wood sidewalls. Reduces weight and provides optimum consistency.
Digital control of the molding press enables generating the optimal flex and camber for specific performance on snow. D2FC ensures also perfect ski pairing.
Specific adjustment for wet conditions. Shorter laminate layer to reduce the length of the glide zones, combined with open tip and tails maximise skier speed over wet snow by reducing the amount of suction in wet snow.
Base protection with Word Cup finish. Pre waxed + pre-brushed, anti scratch, anti oxydation + UV protection. Easy to use (no scraping). All you need to do is remove the protecting film and brush the ski again.
Superb stone finish for optimal performance in very cold conditions (below -5°C)
Carbon weave angled at 45° for added stability in the tracks.
100% carbon construction, enhanced reactivity.
Lighter and thinner tip and tail: 490g per ski in 192.
|Size||Tip-Waist-Tail (mm)||Radius (m)|
Size grid :
|Weight (kg)||Size (cm)|
|40 - 47||165 - 170|
|47 - 57||170 - 175|
|57 - 65||175 - 180|
|65 - 75||185 - 190|
|75 +||190 +|
SKU : L39159100 Product reference : H17SALOSKI006
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