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Faction


Touring Binding Baron 13 EPF 110 mm Black White Silver

Marker
View detailed description Touring Ski Pack, Faction 2017

£784.92 VAT included
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Collection
Winter 2017
Gender
Men
Level
Advanced - Expert
Category
Freestyle Backcountry
Accessibility
Piste
Powder
Park
Sidecuts
135102135
 
Size 172cm - Radius 15m

Alpine Ski Faction Candide 2.0

The Faction Candide 2.0 went through a slight upgrade this summer to return with more horsepower under the belt. This freestyle backcountry weapon delivers tons of versatility and appears to be the perfect compromise between a park ski and a freeride ski. Watch Adam Delorme and Daniel Hanka ride with it, you will know what we mean. Construction-wise, the Candide 2.0 comes with a twin tip shape and a 102mm platform. It’s super poppy thanks to its light woodcore and remains as powerful as it used to be with its carbon reinforcements. The tip and tail rockers maximise the agility of the ski on deep powder and make it more playful. 

What can the Faction Candide 2.0 ski do? 

If Faction ranks the ski in the all-mountain category, we can tell you the Candide 2.0 has an obvious bias towards freestyle and could easily be sold as a FS backcountry ski. Its 102mm waist and the two rockers per ski ensure the perfect floatation no matter how deep the powder. It is the ideal partner for sending tricks off natural booters or homemade kickers. Landings are smooth as silk thanks to the carbon featured and it also helps to keep reactivity at its best. If you like dancing through the trees and slaloming between various obstacles, the ski will make you happy. And if you want more, take it on a few park laps and learn new tricks with the beast until you reach Candide’s level... 

Who is the Faction Candide 2.0 designed for? 

We recommend it to advanced riders who want a one-ski-quiver for shredding the park and the backcountry with the same ski. Just keep in mind that it is powerful and it requires strong legs to be managed. 

What are the main assets of the Faction Candide 2.0 ski? 

Versatility

Manoeuvrability

Playfulness 



Note: the sale of this item implies a personalisation of the product (drilling the skis). The right of cancellation cannot be exercised on these products, according to the Article L121-20-2 of the French Consumer Code. No refund or exchange will be accepted.

Product Name
Faction Candide 2.0
Product price
£404.90  instead of  £506.16
   
Specs Alpine Ski Faction Candide 2.0
Year 2017
Availability

Out of stock

Gender

Men

Level
• Advanced - Expert
Ski category
• Freestyle.Backcountry
Specific abilities
 
Piste
Powder
Park
Accessibility
Interface
• None
Construction
Sandwich
Core
Bois
Rocker
Double
Tip Yes
Tail Yes
Ski Camber
• Classic
Type of turns
• Multi-turns
Shape
• Bidirectional (twin tip)
Weight of the pair in grams
3900 en 178 cm
   

Manufacturer info :

Type of turns

  • Multi-turns

Shape

  • Bidirectional (twin tip)  :

    The ski shape allows to ski forward or backward.

Weight of the pair in grams

  • 3900 en 178 cm

Structure - Construction

  • Poplar & Ash Core  :

    A poplar core with ash "stringers" is used for their complimentary characteristics of dampness and responsiveness. Used on the bulk of the skis, this together with fiberglass above and below the core provide a smooth feel and control in all snow conditions.

  • Carbon reinforcement  :

    A carbon layer makes the core more durable and best suited for a rail use. 

  • Sandwich Construction  :

    Sandwich construction

Camber type

  • Classic camber  :

    When the ski sits flat on the ground, the tip and the tail are in contact with it while the midsection rises above. It is this section that maximises the energy transmission towards the edge, ideal for piste skiing. It also provides a rebound which enhances energy return and pop.

Technology

  • 10/200mm Tip Rocker  :

    Skis featuring a rockered tip and a traditional or flat camber float better on soft snow and deliver goof performance on groomers.

    10mm rise on a 200mm length. 

  • 5/150 Tail Rocker  :

    5mm Rocker though 150mm in the tail

  • 2mm Camber  :

    Easy turn initiation on the slope, added reactivity off piste

Rocker type

  • Tip and tail rocker  :

    Full length rocker perfect for surfing powder. It floats easily and ensures smooth and effortless turns. Landings are easier too.

Various

  •  :

    In continuing their efforts to improve chip-resistance in their skis, Faction has incorporated a ‘micro’ cap where the topsheet meets the sidewall on their sandwich construction skis. Available on most models.

  • 2.5mm Edges  :

    More durable

  • Ptex-4000 die-cut bases  :

    Very High density base for an excellent glide performance, wax retention, and resistance to abrasion.

  • Custom Matte Topsheet

Sidecuts

SizeTip-Waist-Tail (mm)Radius (m)
 

Touring Binding Marker Baron 13 EPF 110 mm Black White Silver

The Duke's little brother. The Baron has DIN values rating from 4 to 13. It features the same specs as the Duke, but it's adapted to light skiers. It features the EPF construction and the gap between the drilling holes has been increased by 10mm. A real step forward for skis wider than 88mm. The construction offers maximal performance and protection and an exceptional versatility that will make happy every freeriders and tourers. The frame is shorter compared to other touring bindings, and the whole binding is lower. The attachment points are placed strategically for a perfect edge control. 

Product Name
Marker Baron 13 EPF 110 mm Black White Silver
Product price
£223.00  instead of  £278.77
   
Specs Touring Binding Marker Baron 13 EPF 110 mm Black White Silver
Year 2017
Sizes L
Availability

Available

Gender

Mixed

Binding category
• Free touring
Release value (DIN)
 
Minimum 4
Maximum 13
Setting of the binding
 
Type Heel piece
Toe component height Manual
Toe component width Automatic
Brakes width (mm)
110
   

Manufacturer info :

Minimum

  • 4

Maximum

  • 13

Weight (kg)

  • 2,45 la paire en (taille S) et 2,48 (taille L)

Binding technologies

  • Triple Pivot Elite Toe  :

    The toe construction with DIN/ISO up to Z 18 allows for impressive retention when freeriding. The spring in the toe is inserted horizontally and with a sole plate inclined by 5° it provides the highest energy absorption so as to reduce the risk of early release. The large supporting surface optimizes the power transmission and allows for great stresses and strains. In relation to their weight, toes with this technology therefore achieve a never-seen-before performance.

  • Touring mode  :

    Walk mode for touring

  • Anti Friction Device AFD  :

    All Marker bindings are equipped with a moveable AFD (anti friction device) and therefore guarantee a highly precise release almost entirely unhindered by dirt, snow and ice! Individual adjustment of the AFD to the area of application ensures perfect functionality - from racing, for children’s bindings or on ski tours.

 

 
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