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Salomon QST Stella 106 (2019)

2019 Women's Deep Snow Ski

Brand: Salomon

Model: QST Stella 106

Overall Score: 3.93 / 5



Specs

Tip / Waist / Tail (mm)

136-106-124

Lengths (cm)

159, 167, 174

Radius (m)

20

Gender

Female

Quickness / Maneuverability

3.94 / 5

Playfulness

4 / 5

Forgiveness

3.72 / 5

Hard Snow Performance

3.28 / 5

Crud Performance

4.06 / 5

Balance of Skills

3.72 / 5

Flotation

4.44 / 5


2018/2019 Salomon QST Stella 106
The 2018/2019 Salomon QST Stella 106Photo courtesy of Salomon

Testers loved the Stella but quibbled about why: Some felt it was light and snappy, others burly and rock-solid. Perhaps it’s a sign of this model’s versatility—it can shape-shift to be whatever you want. A super-light Spaceframe wood core underfoot sticks solidly to the snow on groomed, and airy tips and tails surf and play in the fluff. Easy to lay over, it ripped instantly on the scraped-off groomer at the top of the lift and truly got into its groove in the powdery trees. 

Strengths: Flotation, Crud Performance 

Weakness: Forgiveness     

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