This traditional overlap-style boot features stiffer plastic on the sides and rear, which imparts precision and responsiveness. gripes: Not enough forward stiffness. props: Softer plastic in front allows easier entry than most boots at this performance level. bootfitters' take: Best for skiers with a high-volume foot; toe box is wide and tall; wide forefoot and roomy instep. The Electra's extra insulation and faux fur throughout give you style, comfort, and warmth. Adjustable spoiler and flex allow fit and performance customization. GRIPES: Lacks power. PROPS: A friendly flex and neutral stance that are ideal for feathering turns. BOOTFITTERS' TAKE: Wide forefoot and a spacious toe box. Good for skiers with wider, high-volume feet.