The Watea is a raved about ski on this forum and for good reason. My cousin who is slightly taller then I am, but the same weight told me he loves this ski (coming from Volkl Karma) but wishes they were longer.
Turn Radius: 20m
I loved my Nitrous and was very happy with Nordica. The Ignitions are said to be fairly soft in the tips (like if I understand correctly the Watea are) but are geared towards "larger or Length: 177 cm
Someone locally has brand new Ignitions for 150, but I'm going to try and snipe them for 100. I feel like with that price, the difference between the Watea and the Ignition will be overcome by dirty cheap price. However, I was wondering if anyone had any input on the matter before I pull the trigger. Brand new Watea are roughly 300 shipped.