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Voile Charger Telemark Ski Reviews


Excellent soft snow touring option


Pros: Weight, float, price

Cons: Average edge hold, not unexpected at this weight/width

181 Voile Charger, mounted AT with tech binders Me: 5'10" 175 lbs.  Skiing Tahoe/Eastern Sierra backcountry   I've got about 30 touring days on these skis.   These skis are an excellent choice for mid winter touring in soft snow.  Voile knocked it out of the park once again.  They are light (just over 8 lbs for the pair in a 181) but have a backbone.  Full wood core, medium-stiff flex.  Nice stout tail you can rely on.   The tip rocker aids in float very nicely but isn't overdone so there is still enough effective edge for hard snow.  I've only had a small amount of tip dive in very deep, very light snow on low angle slopes.  Get...
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