What I need a ski for is refrozen, when wax will not work real well. Would you mind offering a comparison to the USGI? I like this niche, so versatile, sure to be useful for something. by fisheater » Tue Mar 14, 2017 7:15 pm, Post It’s been a while since we have had one of your reviews, and it sure was nice to read and think about it. They are not great at anything but I can kinda do it all to some level with this Ski. What a concept! Fisheater, I'm looking for the same type ski. There's pretty decent Nordic rocker (Excursion version) and they turn OK-- I am mounted slightly forward FWIW. TELEWIKI - The Telemark Skiing Wiki Knowledge Base. Add your own today. "All wisdom is to be gained through suffering". This is the World Famous TelemarkTalk / TelemarkTips Forum, by far the most dynamic telemark and backcountry skiing discussion board on the world wide web. The 2019 Fischer Traverse 78 Cross Country skis with BC bindings are an ideal choice for Nordic skiers who spend the majority of their time out of the track and in the wilderness. 2019 Fischer Traverse 78 Cross Country Skis with BCX Magnum Bindings. Come check Fischer Voyager EF Mounted 2021 out at the Alpine Shop in Burlington, VT! If you do, I was curious as to where that ski fits in? In steep terrain, simply throw on the Easy Skin (separate) and climb! * Exclusive climbing system combination for steel edge skis. The Travers Carbon is a compelling ski boot that weighs barely a kilo. The pattern grip base has a balance of grip and glide efficiency for moderate hills; attach the Easy Skin (sold separately) to add grip for steep hills. The safe choice when starting out on enjoyable tours: the Alproute 78 is low on weight to ensure downhill performance. The Fischer Travers Carbon’s combination of low weight, high ROM, ... [Note: Our review was conducted on the 16/17 Travers Carbon, which was not changed for 17/18 or 18/19, apart from graphics.] Will be much lighter on the feet and faster than Sbound 112. by fisheater » Sat Mar 18, 2017 10:31 pm, Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited. Intro. I like to kick and glide, and I think I go pretty fast on my USGI skis, but I do not see a need to go much skinnier. On a powder day I that wanted to get some turns would have me on a different ski. Wide enough for deep snow flotation but still fun for traveling. We have fun here, come on in and be a part of it. $299.95 NEW Qty. It's not the narrowness of the ski that makes it hard to turn but stiff camber IME. ... Fischer Traverse 78 Crown/Skin Cross-Country Skis $299.95 (2) ... Write a review . - Fischer's Traverse 78 ski is a great ski to explore the backcountry with. The full metal edge will give you the grip you need while in the backcountry trails, indeed. 00 It has the torsional stiffness of an alpine boot, due to the placement of a carbon fiber sheath in the sole. I have them in 199's and they're easy to control with 3-pins and leather boots - light leather boots, not the Ski March. One pair of cross country skis; Offtrack crown for all terrain - developed exclusively for Fischer® Qualified orders eligible for FREE S&H and FREE RETURNS. Fischer Travers Boots . The Traverse 78 Crown/Skin benefits of the new system Fischer Nordic Rocket. - Slightly opened ski tips for perfect gliding properties in unprepared terrain to allow lighter turning with less effort. The Ski that I have used the most this season are the Epochs. Reviews only please, questions can be posted as replies but new threads looking for opinions should be posted to the main Telemark Talk Forum. Code: 17498. The 88 would be slower on the flats but probably a lot faster than the 112's. The type of ski I want the most a Vector/ V-6 / Supercharger is not really the ski I need. Two things to consider is that I consider my USGI Combat at 78-67-73 a skinny ski. I bought Traverse Carbon last season and I was disappointed! Last season we reviewed the Fischer TransALP alpine touring (AT) boots which weighed in at a respectable 3440g / 7.6lb. Due to it's size, this item has an estimated shipping charge of 19.99. If the Offtrack Crown no longer grips in steep terrain, it's time for Fischer® Easy Skin, sold separately. When paired with the BC binding, these skis are beefy, burly, and a ton of fun. Fischer’s first offering in the ultralight touring boot category is very impressive. by Cannatonic » Tue Mar 14, 2017 7:53 pm, Post by Cannatonic » Tue Apr 09, 2019 1:42 pm, Post List Price: $339.00. 95 Fischer Excursion 88 Crown/Skin Cross Country Ski $339.95 $ 339 . We do not know how Fischer did it, but the Hannibal allows for high-speed cruising and lands big jump turns almost as well as the much burlier products. My 78's are actually kind of collecting dust. A utilitarian skier s dream, Fischer S-Bound 78 skis get you from point A to point B—with a bunch of fun along the way! Adventurers have no limits as a result! The original Fischer Travers Carbon boot has carbon in it's sole and charging in its soul, and the updated Travers CC is more of the same, just better. Distribuzione ideale della pressione di chiusura grazie al sistema con struttura a lacci, alle pulegge e al sistema di chiusura Boa®. The Traverse 78 features a special and exclusive climbing system combination. Fischer Alproute 78 2015 ski review with ski stats and user submitted reviews. The other thing is I bought the USGI skis short at 200 cm because I thought I would have my son ski them. Buy the Fischer Traverse 78 Crown/Skin Ski online or shop all from Backcountry.com. It will take me time to go much skinnier. At 200cm my Sbound 78 are useful for general XC skiing on chopped-up, cruddy snow, or telemarking up & down a hill for turns. http://skihaussteamboat.com/fischer-tra ... ntry-skis/, http://skihaussteamboat.com/the-lost-an ... -ski-tour/, https://www.fischersports.com/us_en/skin-5803, http://www.ebay.com/itm/Fischer-Offtrac ... SwiDFYMfMd. Their wide profile is stable in untracked conditions and the waxless bases provide good grip for climbing hills. East, West, North, South, Canada, US or Europe, Backcountry or not. I already had a pair of Rebounds that I really liked, but hey, cheap skis... Slapped a pair of Voile 3-Pin Cables on those Outtabounds and I've skied the crap out of 'em. The current Sbound 78/Traverse comes with both scales and Ez-skin attachment. ... Fischer Traverse 78 Crown/Skin Skis - Unisex 5049-868. East, West, North, South, Canada, US or Europe, Backcountry or not. Add to Cart. "All wisdom is to be gained through suffering", I have been thinking of a Ski with the same characteristics as the OP discribed. The integrated powerstrap and Boa closure system provide a pressure-free fit that’s easily customizable. by bgregoire » Wed Oct 16, 2019 3:25 pm, Post Weight-optimised core for steel edge skis. With a full-carbon cuff added to an already awesome backcountry touring boot, the Travers CC is a dream boot for folks who want to ski hard and aren't afraid to walk for it. Otherwise I would need a bigger garage to store all these skis I have now. 78 Traverse / 88 Excursion which one? Out of Stock. Solid. Tackle terrain confidently with the Fischer Traverse 78 Crown/Skin cross-country skis. The Fischer Traverse 78 Crown/Skin is a relatively straight. Ski Review: 2018-2019 Fischer Traverse 78 Easy-Skin, I live for the Telemark arc....The feeeeeeel.....I ski miles to get to a place where there is guaranteed snow to do the deal....TM, TELEWIKI - The Telemark Skiing Wiki Knowledge Base, Ski Review: 2018-2019 Fischer Traverse 78, Re: Ski Review: 2018-2019 Fischer Traverse 78. Color: ONE. Great review! * Air channels combined with new, very light wood types. My E99 and my Gamme 54 … * Slightly opened ski tips for perfect gliding properties in unprepared terrain. I learned to ski on straight alpine skis, and I really like my heavy Alico leather boots. Seems like Fischer completely re-designed these when they went from the "Sbound" to "Traverse" badge. Please, in order to access our website you need to activate JavaScript in your Browser !! Its proportions are a good performance and optimum propulsion on the flat. However, for someone like me, it is just- well- a bit boring… Let me explain: Even at 199cm, it is not super-fast. This ski in all honesty is an excellent off-track cross-country ski. If you're looking for an excellent set of XC skis, I recommend the Fischer Spider 62's. These skis can be used on groomed XC trails and especially off-trails. Item N51518. I'll sacrifice touring efficiency for better turning of an alpine camber. FISCHER Scarponi Uomo Travers Cs - Fischer Taglie Disponibili: 26,5, 28,5, 27,5, 29,5 - FISCHER SCARPONI UOMO TRAVERS CSUna svolta per la misura perfetta! IMPRESSION This is what Patrick Paier, Head of Product Management Ski Nordic, ... Review overview 0 0 0 0 0 Reviews will be activated after verification. Full review. I think both the 78 and 88 will turn better than the old Asnes because they're designed with telemark flex profile. I bought my son something more suitable. BUY Fischer Traverse 78 Crown/Skin Skis. Like a switch-on all –wheel drive. Challenging cross country terrain becomes fun using the Fischer Traverse 78 Crown/Skin ski. everyone has their own likes so it's hard to give advice, but if you're comfortable even trying to turn the Asnes surplus skis then the Sbound 78 (traverse) is going to be easy to turn. At 200cm my Sbound 78 are useful for general XC skiing on chopped-up, cruddy snow, or telemarking up & down a hill for turns. in NH (one pair left on sale for $179 if anyone's interested, they can probably mail them to you too). I like this niche, so versatile, sure to be useful for something. by lilcliffy » Mon Apr 08, 2019 10:25 am, Post Well, here goes, my review of my Fischer Spiders XC skis. Woody, do you have a s-98, also? Traverse 78 Crown/Skin Skis: For exploring and cruising off track in rolling terrain. $339.00. Fischer Spider 62 Crown XC Skis w/Control Step-in Bindings Mens 4.2 out of 5 stars 4 $338.95 $ 338 . Will be much lighter on the feet and faster than Sbound 112. * Special com Or another? The feel at speed and in steep, high-energy riding with the Hannibal belies its ultralight construction. Re: 78 Traverse / 88 Excursion which one? The Traverse 78 comes equipped with the Off-Track crown pattern which is specifically designed to excel in un groomed and variable snow conditions. by Cannatonic » Sat Mar 18, 2017 12:29 pm, Post Excursion 88 has additional width for stability while Traverse 78 is a bit lighter. This year Fischer upped its game considerably by unveiling their Travers and Travers Carbon AT boots which offer up considerable weight savings. – Write a Review. It runs 99 at the shovel and 68 at the waist and was wanting to try something in the mid 70 to mid 80s at the tips with a rounded softish flex. What I need is a skinny waxless XC ski that will turn. Fischer Spider 62. - Universal stone grinding for perfect gliding properties in all snow conditions. I bought a pair on after-season sale, just because they were cheap. This series features compatibility with Fischer’s Easy Skin system, width for stability and float, Offtrack Crown for solid climbing, and full metal edge. !How to enable JavaScript in your Browser, Post by GLB » Tue Mar 14, 2017 10:05 pm, Post Ski Review: 2018-2019 Fischer Traverse 78 Easy-Skin Light. More on the way Clear Selection. Esclusiva combinazione di aiuto in risalita Crown Skin di Fischer per gli sci nordici gamma escursionismo Fischer TRAVERSE 78. Size: 199 189 179 169. 95 - $379.00 $ 379 . by rongon » Thu Mar 16, 2017 10:22 pm, Post !How to enable JavaScript in your Browser, Post This is the World Famous TelemarkTalk / TelemarkTips / Telemark Francais Forum, by far the most dynamic telemark and backcountry skiing discussion board on the world wide web since 1998. I did notice the current Traverse version has more camber than my brown Sbound 78s...but in a 189 I doubt they will be hard to turn. They have the same dimensions as the classic 80's-early 90's tele skis. The Traverse 78 Crown/Skin uses the following technologies: ... it's time for Fischer Easy Skin. by achimutz » Wed Oct 16, 2019 7:11 am, Post Come check Fischer Traverse 78 2021 out at the Alpine Shop in Burlington, VT! I can turn that USGI ski on hardpack and can ski some fairly steep stuff at the resort. Be the first to review “Fischer Traverse 78 Cross Country Ski Durango Rental [189 cm]” Cancel reply. And what an entrance! This series features compatibility with Fischer’s Easy Skin system, width for stability and float, Offtrack Crown for solid climbing, and full metal edge. Since I tend to be on trails that have snowshoe tracks they have been more stable than the 78's. Please, in order to access our website you need to activate JavaScript in your Browser !! Fischer's Offtrack Crown gives you strong grip and climbing in ungroomed terrain. The current Sbound 78/Traverse comes with both scales and Ez-skin attachment. I found out that I love the Fischer Outtabounds, completely by accident. Fischer Traverse 78 Crown Skin Ski. Great review Gareth. I was just checking out a pair of these in 199cm at Ragged Mtn. Your email address will not be published. Or another? The Fischer Traverse 78 crown/skin is a durable steel-edge ski that is designed for off-track and offers excellent climbing ability. by fisheater » Sat Mar 18, 2017 4:24 pm, Post It would just give me a frame of reference. The Travers Carbon offers a great blend of low weight, huge ROM, and adequate downhill performance that make it a legitimate challenger to boots in the Dynafit TLT series, or the Atomic Backland Carbon. I was thinking something like an S 98. ... Be the first to write a review. Press to open modal with high resolution version of current image. I figure the 78 is much lighter. The Fischer Traverse 78 Crown makes a great ski for adventuress skiers looking to ski on the frozen lakes and breaking their own trail through the woods. Given that the Fischer Travers Boots have a minimal Thermoshape Lite Palau liner and no buckles, they offer up a surprisingly high level of comfort. Be the First to Review the Fischer Traverse 78 Crown/Skin Skis. by lilcliffy » Fri Mar 17, 2017 3:33 pm, Post In steep terrain, simply throw on the Easy Skin (separate) and climb! Real time prices for the Fischer Alproute 78 2017, or similar ski products: Fischer Traverse 78 Crown/Skin Cross-Country Skis Real reviews by real skiers. This is the World Famous TelemarkTalk / TelemarkTips / Telemark Francais Forum, by far the most dynamic telemark and backcountry skiing discussion board on the world wide web since 1998. They're pretty straight, 88-68-78, but turn well if you pounce on 'em. They work great for kick-n-glide with leather boots. One ski tester said about the Hannibal, without really consi… Venite a provarli nello store online Altakuota Required fields are marked * by Woodserson » Sat Mar 18, 2017 9:11 pm, Post Stable. Fischer Traverse 78 EZ Skin Nordic Ski Share + Write Review. Aren't the Asnes USGI skis more of a nordic ski - really stiff and heavy? The 78/88 Fischers and Eon seems to be good choices but I would like to try them all out to see which would suit me best. They have great edge hold for such a light ski with that much camber, if used with plastic boots like T4 (or Crispi CXT in my case). Welcome Fischer to the skimo boot club. Ski designed for use on hilly terrain and large areas. by lowangle al » Fri Mar 17, 2017 3:21 am, Post I can also end up on my backside in more challenging conditions. Fischer Traverse 78 Crown Skin Ski. Excursion 88 has additional wi by fisheater » Wed Oct 16, 2019 10:01 pm, Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited. 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