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What size Patrons? Quick answers appreciated.
Im 6'1'' 175 pounds and want skis that will kill it in trees as well as everywhere else. Im pretty agressive skier and i need it pretty stable. I'm not growing anymore so should i go with the 193 or the 185?
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go 193 and mount them 4cm forward of traditional (2cm back from center) ive got 177's mounted that way and they are perfect for everything.
I agree with the above mounting suggestion, but maybe on the 185 as it is a suuuuper stiff ski and you want to shred in trees especially. That ski in a 193 is a lot to handle.
youve been skiing hellbents to much if you think patrons are stiff. haha. i wouldnt call them stiff, but i wouldnt call them soft. they have a really nice flex pattern to them. if you are going to jump down to a 185 go to the raddict. that thing is rediculous. its soooo much fun in softer snow and still does pretty well on harpack
i skied 185 raddicts when i was in CO for a pow day. they were fun, and i'm only 5'5" and like 120lbs. I didn't find it hard to move them at all. they didn't have too small of a turning radius in comparison to the JJ's which I had used for the two previous days, and i think the JJ's were a little easier to carve with. But i did enjoy the nordicas.
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