Candide 5.0

Faction Candide 5.0

Brand
Faction
Model
Candide 5.0
Category
Freeride
Waist
121 mm
Tested length
183 cm
Year
2019

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SFI (Ski Flex Index) 

4
3
3
4
5
Fri Flyt overall rating of Faction Candide 5.0:

8 / 10

Flotation:
8 / 10
Turning capabilities:
8 / 10
Stability at speed:
8 / 10


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Candide 5.0

Technical data:

Measured length
183 cm
Flex (relative stiffness)
SFI 43345
Brand
Faction
Model
Candide 5.0
Produced
Polen
Contact length
68 cm
Rocker tail
60 cm
Rocker nose
55 cm
Side cut
143 cm
Taper tail
20 cm
Taper tip
20 cm
Setback (true center to narrowest point)
8 cm
Tested mounting point (true center to boot center)
8 cm
Max tail width
140 mm
Min waist width
121 mm
Max nose width
152 mm
Side cut radius
24.5 mR
Surface area (one ski)
2360 cm2
Weight
2010 gr
Relative weight
0.85 gr/cm2
Hight tail tip
63 mm
Hight nose tip
72 mm
Angle tail tip
29°
Angle nose tip
30°

This sequence of numbers indicates stiffness. Each number corresponds to a part of the ski, from tail to tip. 5 equals the average
for this part and length of the ski. Lower values indicate softer skis, higher values stiffer.