Description & Features
Fast, agile and able to edge aggressively the World Cup Rebels i.SL RD TEAM is a junior slalom race ski that makes professionals of today’s talent. This race ready ski has all the performance attributes of its adult next of kin, including positive camber for lightning response and acceleration, plus the control of Titanal and the perfect balance, weight saving and strength of a Graphene enhanced wood core. It also benefits from the turbo charge of KERS and the stabilizing effects of Intelligent Technology for an aggressive ride without chatter.
- Junior Slalom Race Ski
- Intelligence Technology
- Graphene Worldcup Sandwich Construction
- RD Racing Top Sheet
- Race Structured UHM C Base
- Rebel Camber
- Recommended Binding (sold separately): Freeflex EVO Race Binding
HEAD World Cup Rebels i.SL RD TEAM Ski Specs
HEAD'S THEORY OF RELATIVITY
Ski performance is not an absolute measure. What you want out of a ski always depends on how and where you ride.
On hard-packed slopes you want perfect edge grip. On soft snow, you want more maneuverability. Breaking the slope record you want your ski to perform differently than when you're just cruising with your friends or family.
Adaptive HEAD Intelligence Technology helps your ski perform perfectly - both relative to terrain and your individual riding mode.
HOW IT WORKS
Intellifibers positioned at 45° in front of the binding transform mechanical impulses into electrical energy. The harder you ride, the more energy is produced.
The electrical energy is led back to the Intellifibers. This causes them to stiffen up, putting more rebound and torsional stiffness into the ski.
WHAT IT DOES
Their 45° position in front of the binding increases the ski's torsional stiffness, pushing the edge into the snow in hard turns.
Intelligence progressively stabilizes the entire ski at high speeds.
INTELLIGENCE CHIP TECHNOLOGY - THE EXTRA BOOST
Some HEAD high-end skis boast Intelligence Chip Technology. Here, the electrical energy produced by the Intellifibers is not just recycled, but accumulated and released bit by bit through a pre-programmed chip - individually timed to match the oscillation properties of the ski.
Thus, the effect of Intelligence is multiplied, providing even more performance relative to your skiing style.
GRAPHENE is the thinnest and lightest element ever discovered by mankind. It is also the strongest material on the planet, stronger than diamond and 300 times stronger than steel, all in the thickness of one atom.