Ski Review: 2014 Fischer E-99 Crown Xtralite

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Re: 2014 Fischer E-99 Crown

Post by Woodserson » Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:41 pm

bgregoire wrote:
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:23 pm
An authentic heel locator woods. Mostly a conversation starter to
Be honest! What is your edelweiss look like?

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On the left (green) is the early 80's E99, 210cm. Mismatched serial numbers. The graphics match up with Fischer downhill skis I see in early 80's ski races on youtube, so I imagine they just painted their whole lineup the same. I think I got these for something like $60 on ebay.

On the right with the edelweiss is what I believe is their E99's from the later 80's maybe early 90's. They are a little softer, with a lower profile tip, which is weird. Lower than the current E99's, actually. Still pretty solid. These are 180cm I got for my wife, but she has not skied them yet. I got these for $45 on ebay.

Disregard all the fun in the background. My Xtralites (which used to belong to Cannatonic) are on the far right.
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Re: 2014 Fischer E-99 Crown

Post by bgregoire » Sun Apr 05, 2020 9:12 pm

Yes I’ve come across the l’edelweiss ones before. Looked decent for an old ski. Take care bro

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