HELIO SKI Black Diamond
Winter 2016.17

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HELIO SKI Black Diamond <br />Winter 2016.17

The Black Diamond Helio Series features a pre-preg carbon fiber layup, making the skis extremely light while maintaining stiff, progressive flex. Designed from over 20 years of experience on the up and down, the Helio Series combines technical performance with lightweight construction and hardcharging capabilities. They are the ultimate in lightweight performance, For the range of mountain needs, the Helio 116, 105, 95 and 88 offer performance and features to go the distance.

Every ski Black Diamond designs is engineered to maximize both uphill efficiency and downhill performance. Whether you’re lapping a sidecountry stash, tackling a single-day objective or on an expedition in Alaska, Black Diamond offers skis in a range of sizes and constructions, all tailored to the full range of backcountry ski styles and conditions.

Designed for dedicated backcountry skiers who demand both technical precision and soft-snow performance, the versatile Helio 105 features a pre-preg carbon fiber layup that makes it extremely light with a balanced flex and supreme edge control.


− Versatile 105-mm waist with early rise tip and tail
− Pre-preg carbon fiber layup offers torsional stiffness and balanced flex
− Ultralight engineered balsa flax wood core
− 5 mm beveled ABS sidewalls
− ABS tail protector with integrated skin-clip tab
− Optimal use: 70% soft snow 30% hard snow
− Length: 165, 175, 185 cm