kamron_708face it, you're on the east coast. you wont see more than 6 inches of snow more than 3 times this year.
he skis at jay which receives more annual snowfall than a lot of places out west. Only seeing 6 inches a few times a year is maybe true if you live in ohio, but most people are fortunate enough not to live in ohio
the tst is fine on groomers, past the tapered tip they have a ton of shape to them. I'm not sure how much they've changed since they came out but I thought they didn't have enough effective edge to really make them rippers.