I'm building only 100 pair of The Allplay ski with this "Blackout" limited edition graphic and hand signing & numbering each. You'll be 1 of only 100 skiers in the world with these rare one-of-a-kind limited edition J's on your feet!
|Lengths Available (cm):||164cm, 171cm, 178cm, 184cm|
|Ski Length (cm):||178cm|
|5 Sidecut Avg. (m):||21m|
|Tip / Waist / Tail (mm):||120 / 98 / 117mm|
|Boot Mount From Center (cm):||-4cm|
|Tip / Tail Height (mm):||62 / 62mm|
|Rocker Height Tip / Tail (mm):||3 / 3mm|
|Rocker Length Tip / Tail (mm):||28 / 28mm|
|Weight per ski (g):||1,905g|
I’ve spent over two decades designing, developing, and continually refining the industries most innovative and award winning skis ever created. Now that I’m selling skis directly to you, I’m able to invest more money into using the most expensive, highest quality materials possible, sparing no expense like never before in the name of premium ski performance & durability. You’ll literally feel the difference the moment you make your first turn and still be stoked, years later like it was still your first day on them! This is why I confidently back all my skis with a money back 100% satisfaction guarantee. Learn more about this ski’s construction below…
Lighter with more energy & pop than fiberglass
Just like fiberglass carbon needs to be fully stretched like a guitar string to give you the most pop. Unlike other brands of skis with wavy black carbon, not stretched, thus you’re not getting the energy out of it, we use pre-cured, pre-stretched carbon fiber laminates. This means the carbon is pre-stretched & cured under perfect conditions at the carbon fiber production facility prior to us receiving it. This pre-cured carbon laminate is twice the cost but also gives you many more times the performance. You’ll feel it!
Maple Wood Core
Highest quality wood for a lively energetic feel & long life
The factory is located in Quebec Canada, so we got Maple, eh! Maple is a very expensive high quality hard wood, thus the reason it’s used to build floors and furniture in your house that lasts a lifetime. Maple absorbs impact, and has a ton of energy for a very ski feel and long life. We run 4 – 20mm wide Maple laminates the entire length of the core, plus 100% under your foot for unprecedented energy, durability & binding screw retention. At the tips of my skis you’ll see more of the light colored Aspen witch is incredibly lightweight with plenty strong when laminated alongside Maple for reduced swing weight at the tips.
Full Height Sidewalls
Maximum impact resistant & vibration dampening
We’re using super durable, high impact absorbing Ultra High Molecular Weight (UHMW) polyethylene for our sidewalls. This is the same material we use on our ski's bases. It’s very impact resistant and since it’s full height, it also absorbs more vibration like using a longer spring in your car’s suspension. Take a metal pipe and hit it against a rock, then do the same with a piece of plastic. The metal vibrates through to your bones & the plastic absorbs the vibration for you. That’s the difference of having full height plastic shock absorbing sidewalls over your edges or not. We’re cutting the isdes of the sidewalls to a 10* angle, with a nice step at the bottom for easy tuning like race skis.
The thickest, most durable edge in the industry
We use the thickest hardened steel edges in the industry 2.2mm x 2.5mm. More metal = more durable. Whether you’re accidentally hitting a rock or purposely sliding a rail, you’re edges will live a much longer life. You’ll also be able to re-tune many more times or file them round to slide rails longer.
The fastest, thickets, most durable base material
I don’t match my clothes, but I always match my base & edge. We use the thickest edge so I also use the thickest base in the industry 1.8mm. I use sintered Ultra High Molecular Weight (UHMW) Polyethylene, the highest quality base material available. It absorbs wax better, slides faster, and is more durable than any other base material. Basically it’s super hard & fast, like your _______ likes it.
Absorbs vibration and dramatically reduces risk of delam
Think of a ski’s construction like a magazine, each page = layers of material in the ski. Then bend your magazine you’ll see every page slide against each other, this is “shear”. This shear force trys to separate, thus delaminate all the layers in your ski every time it’s flexed or the tips are slapped down on a jump landing. This is why I run a layer of thin rubber around the full perimeter of the ski over the entire edge, plus the full width of across the tip and tail. The rubber acts as an insulator so that the edge and other materials can slide against each other when flexing without delaminating. This dramatically improves durability & reduces vibration.
Fibers run in 4 directions to maximize energy & strength
Fiberglass works like a guitar string, when it is flexed it wants to spring back, that’s the energy or pop you feel in a ski. However this energy can only be applied in the direction the actual fiberglass is run. This means the more directions of fiberglass, the more energy, pop & responsiveness. Industry standard “Triaxial” fiberglass runs in only three directions, we use a Quasi Isotropic fiberglass configuration, same as the aerospace industry to maximize energy & strength in as many directions as possible, 4 different axis 0, 90, +45, -45. It costs more, but it’s worth the performance.
High Definition Digital Printing
You already know I put a lot of value in graphics! So instead of traditional silk screening with low resolution image quality, you’ve seen the dots! I’m using a state of the art, Fuji UV Flat bed printer, a $170,000 machine that enables me to print high resolution from my computer directly to the plastic top & base. The resolution is unbelievable photo-real so you’ll be one of few skiers in the world with skis looking this good on your feet.
The Allplay™ Awards
Blister Recommended 17/18 - AllplayThe Allplay is another very playful, mid-fat ski that can pull double duty as a surfy park ski or an all-mountain jib ski. Butters, slashes, and nose and tail presses feel natural on the Allplay, but this ski can still easily handle 50 foot jumps.
Backcountry Mag Gear Guide Select 2018 - Allplay"Once at higher speeds, they became playful and fun, and absolutely glued to the snow with dampness and stability - perfect for jibbers who want to adventure past the ski-area boundary."
Freeskier Mag Editors' Pick 2018 - Allplay"Most playful ski I've tested. Super buttery and has a perfect swing weight to have fun all over the mountain, in any conditions." Pre-stretched carbon provides lightweight strengthening and spring while a maple wood core brings about torsional strength and max energy transmission.
Powder Magazine Skier's Choice 2018 - AllplayThis is a 98-millimeter waisted, do-all, butter-tastic, trick stick. If there were a category called Funskiing, these would be at the top of the list.
Blister "Recommended" 16/17 - Allplay"After ten days on the Allplay, I have to say that these skis seem absolutely bomber. I beat the absolute tar out of the Allplay on rails with a lot of really high-impact tricks, like disasters and gap-to-flat tricks." Read more >
Freeskier Mag Editors' Pick 2017 - Allplay"Among J’s recent offerings is the Allplay, and it’s exactly that. Testers unanimously celebrated its playfulness. “Plenty of play for the park,” said one. “Great pop … and still ultra-stable and had great edge grip when nuking,” chimed another. Carbon stringers provide..." Read more >
Freeskier Mag Editor's Pick 2015 - Allplay"All adds up to a solid ride that you can take anywhere, from icy parks to powdery trees. A very lightweight, sleek, and all-around super fun ski.” Read more >
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