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Thread: Obsidian Skis
05-30-2007, 05:17 PM #1
Obsidian Australian skis?
Vertically laminated bamboo cores, 2.2mm Rockwell 48 edges, titanium, carbon fiber, bamboo sidewalls, P4000 bases, each length has different geometry. Own 'factory" (not outsourced yet).
Anyone seen these?
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05-30-2007, 05:21 PM #2
I won't take any Aussie company seriously until Paul Hogan shills for them.41 days 2012-13
05-30-2007, 08:47 PM #3
I fully expect the Australian skis to be as good as their ski terrain."Fakers are Maggots" - T. Hall, 2011
only a fake Rasta could make a claim like that
05-30-2007, 08:57 PM #4Registered User
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05-31-2007, 02:20 AM #5
Looks like they've taken a leaf of of Kingswood's book and gone for a bamboo core....err huh huh spaghetti?
05-31-2007, 02:39 AM #6
Well... they definitely use nice materials. Not bad shapes either... I'm intrigued.
05-31-2007, 06:01 AM #7
Mt. Beauty is a not a ski resort its cheap accommodation for Falls Creek skiers, however it does host the Nat. MTB events year round.
Interesting company the materials in the skis look topnotch bamboo, carbon, titanium, if i get a chance to test some a review will follow.I ski therefore I am.
05-31-2007, 06:16 AM #8
I cant see any prices on that website...
05-31-2007, 06:21 AM #9"Typically euro, french in particular, in my opinion. It's the same skiing or climbing there. They are completely unfazed by their own assholeness. Like it's normal." - srsosbso
06-01-2007, 05:29 AM #10
8225531TI ski therefore I am.
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