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2014 Dynastar Chrome 74 Fluid X Ski Reviews

grstahl

Great, accessible, powerful and fast ski

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Pros: Speed, edge grip, ease of use, fun

Cons: Not very versatile for mixed conditions

For the past 10-15 years, perhaps more, I've skied almost exclusively on all-mountain skis. I'm not the gear junkie I used to be and tend to find a ski I like and use it until it breaks or find myself by happenstance on a new set of boards. That changed this winter when I found myself in need of some skis to do some recreational racing. Enter the Chrome 74 Fluid X (184 cm--probably a size too big, given my height and weight, but read on to see my impressions of the ski's size and how that influenced performance for me).   First, some of my vital stats for reference:   Height: 5' 10" Weight: 180 lbs Skier type: aggressive expert who doesn't ski as much as he used to, so...
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