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2014 K2 SpYne 110/110LV Boot Reviews

DanLassen

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Pros: Superb out-of-the-box fit; great stance; plenty of adjustable power; easy on and off; heat-moldable liners

Cons: K2 having trouble getting liner cookers to dealers well into the season

I was talking to my long-time local dealer last spring about getting a more modern pair of boots with a more forgiving flex and upright stance after salvaging my old Lange X Zero 9s with a Scarpa-branded Intuition liner last year.  The Intuitions fixed my fit problems caused by the broken-down stock Lange liners, but, in my mid-sixties and lacking the strength of my younger years, I felt the boot was just too demanding with its pronounced forward cuff angle (16°, I believe) and 125-ish flex index.  I was tiring sooner than I wanted, from burning the quads in that aggressive forward stance.  He told me about the new line K2 was bringing out for 2013-2014, so I focused on...
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