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Redster Pro 110 W

Atomic

2015

price$700

YEAR2014/2015

LEVELAdvanced

FLEX110

GENDERFemale

LAST WIDTH98

MSRP: $700.00

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Where many boots collapse when redlined, the carbon-reinforced Redster remained solid, even when pushed hard by the most aggressive and tallest testers. The cuff flares to accommodate larger calves while maintaining enough height to endure hard- charging punishment. The moldable shell opens up myriad fit options. Testers called it a “true” 110—“stiff enough for race-type skiing.”

Cochise 120

Tecnica

2015

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price$735

YEAR2014/2015

LEVELAdvanced

FLEX120

GENDERMale

LAST WIDTH100mm

SIZES22.0-31.0

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MSRP: $735.00

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New fit, flex, and liner, and improved hike- mode performance turn this wallflower into a top performer. It‘s lively, quick, and agile, with good shell mechanics. The medium-wide shell shape now has a wider toe box, asymmetric ankle contours, and a tighter heel. The cuff-release mechanism is excellent, and hike-mode cuff travel is longer and more natural. Dardani: "More powerful than others. Well thought out.“

Cochise Pro 130

Tecnica

2015

price$850

YEAR2014/2015

LEVELAdvanced

FLEX130

GENDERMale

LAST WIDTH98mm

SIZES22.0-31.0

MSRP: $850.00

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Same name, new design from toe to cuff. The shell is more anatomically sculpted, with more bone-zone contouring. Testers liked it for both comfort and control. The fit is more relaxed than most in the narrow group. It remains one of the strongest- skiing hike-mode boots. The new design and Triax 2.0 plastic give it a more lively, energetic flex.

Mach1 130 C.A.S.

Tecnica

2015

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price$785

YEAR2014/2015

LEVELAdvanced

FLEX130

GENDERMale

LAST WIDTH100mm

SIZES24.0-31.0

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MSRP: $785.00

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Tecnica carefully matches the shape of the foot and lower leg in this model, which brings it back to its high-performance roots. The new, highly modifiable C.A.S. (Custom Adaptive Shape) liner is anatomically sculpted and closely mates with the shell‘s interior for optimal power transfer. Testers gave it top scores for power, agility, and comfort. Wiberg: "Strong laterally but performs with finesse.“

G2 110 Powerfit

Scott

2015

price$700

YEAR2014/2015

LEVELAdvanced

FLEX110

GENDERMale

LAST WIDTH97mm

SIZES23.0-30.0

MSRP: $700.00

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The G2 is a newly revised, old-school performance boot. Features? Well, it has four buckles and a power strap. But testers said it generated plenty of edge power and elicited immediate responses from the ski. The flex is a firm 110 but evenly distributed along the shin with a springy quality that invites dynamic fall-line skiing. It‘s extra snug, making it a good choice for skinny feet. Gleason: "Snappy, consistent feel."

R9.8 130

Tecnica

2015

price$700

YEAR2014/2015

LEVELAdvanced

FLEX130

GENDERMale

LAST WIDTH98mm

SIZES4-11.5 US

MSRP: $700.00

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Testers called this the best performer ever to emerge from the Tecnica factory. Last year's liner overhaul and new tongue tweaks continue to impress. Testers liked the full, firm-but-comfortable shin fit and flex feel, the secure and even wrap. Several said the tune on their skis felt sharper, a sure sign of top-notch lateral and torsional power. Stewart: "On-demand power with a prompt return to center."

Freedom SL

Scarpa

2015

price$769

YEAR2014/2015

LEVELAdvanced

FLEX120

GENDERMale

LAST WIDTH101 mm

MSRP: $769.00

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Testers liked how this Salomon blended the on-piste power of the X-Max line with a little more width and a cushier liner. The stance angles positioned them well for go- anywhere performance and comfort. Big, strong testers welcomed the firm feel and tall cuff. Shorter guys felt overmatched. The shell can be heat-molded to fit a huge variety of feet. Mark Elling: "Agile, with nice bite when on a rail.“

Quest Pro 130

Salomon

2015

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price$700

YEAR2014/2015

LEVELAdvanced

FLEX130

GENDERMale

LAST WIDTH100–106 mm

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MSRP: $700.00

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The Quest Pro blends Quest-line cuff releasability with the heat-moldable shell morphology of the Pro series. Testers liked the silky liner feel and the surprisingly secure closure provided by the revised three-buckle system. It's a good setup for rolling up on edge in soft snow and making playful arcs in off-piste conditions, though some testers wanted more hard-snow edginess. Orlich: "Comfy, warm, convenient.“

X Pro 130

Salomon

2015

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price$800

YEAR2014/2015

LEVELAdvanced

FLEX130

GENDERMale

LAST WIDTH100–106 mm

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MSRP: $800.00

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The Quest Pro blends Quest-line cuff releasability with the heat-moldable shell morphology of the Pro series. Testers liked the silky liner feel and the surprisingly secure closure provided by the revised three-buckle system. It‘s a good setup for rolling up on edge in soft snow and making playful arcs in off-piste conditions, though some testers wanted more hard-snow edginess. Orlich: "Comfy, warm, convenient.“

X Max 130

Salomon

2015

price$800

YEAR2014/2015

LEVELAdvanced

FLEX130

GENDERMale

LAST WIDTH98–104 mm

MSRP: $800.00

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Testers liked how this Salomon blended the on-piste power of the X-Max line with a little more width and a cushier liner. The stance angles positioned them well for go-anywhere performance and comfort. Big, strong testers welcomed the firm feel and tall cuff. Shorter guys felt overmatched. The shell can be heat-molded to fit a huge variety of feet. Mark Elling: "Agile, with nice bite when on a rail."

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