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Link 90 Ski

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A lightweight, narrow-waisted touring ski ideal for hut trips and classic ski traverses, the Link 90 is all about lightweight backcountry performance. READ MORE
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A lightweight, narrow-waisted touring ski ideal for hut trips and classic ski traverses, the Link 90 is all about lightweight backcountry performance. Learn More

Description

Built with a classic touring ski design that’s updated with modern construction and technology, the Black Diamond Link 90 ski is the plank of choice for long-distance tours, hut trips and other lightweight backcountry forays. The Link 90’s paulownia wood core and pre-preg fiberglass layup are optimized to trim ounces, which our Sidewall Dampening System uses a multi-density sidewall panel just behind the contact point to create an ultra-damp vibration barrier between the ski tip and the binding. We also added a Semi-Rocker tip to stay above the snow on the skin track and in the pow, and the stainless steel tail protector features a notch to secure your skin tail hardware.

  • 90-mm waist for technical performance
  • Semi-Rocker tip with traditional camber underfoot and a flat tail profile
  • 3D Sandwich construction with pre-preg fiberglass, stacked sidewalls and paulownia wood core
  • Sidewall Dampening System for reduced chatter in firm conditions
  • Stainless steel tail protector with skin notch
  • Optimal use: 50% soft snow / 50% hard snow

Tech Specs

Series :   Link
Weight Per Pair :   [166 cm] 2.7 kg (5 lb 15 oz)
[176 cm] 2.9 kg (6 lb 6 oz)
[186 cm] 3.1 kg (6 lb 13 oz)
Dimensions :   [166 cm] 125-90-112
[176 cm] 127-90-113
[186 cm] 129-90-114
Turn Radius :   [166 cm] 18 m
[176 cm] 19 m
[186 cm] 20 m
Construction :   3D Sandwich construction with pre-preg fiberglass, ABS sidewalls and paulownia wood core

Link Ski Series Construction

 
Sidewall Damping System

Sidewall Damping System

To bring the dampness of a freeride ski to a lightweight backcountry construction, we employed a layer of rubber in the sidewalls of the ski, slightly behind the contact point. This innovative construction greatly reduces chatter in firmer conditions and allows us to forgo the use of metal in the layup, creating a ski that is extremely damp with drastic weight savings over traditional freeride constructions.