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Faction La Machine Mini Skis 2024

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Product Info

Right around 100mm underfoot is the most versatile width for general touring, and Faction nails it with the Faction La Machine Mini Skis. Don't worry about the "Mini" moniker, these things come in normal lengths and 99mm is "mid-fat" in most of the touring world - the best compromise between float and lightness, and the best overall width for a mix of winter and spring/summer trips. Damn light and very versatile, the Mini promises to get you to those far away places you've dreamed about making tracks in.

Product Details

Rocker Type

Rocker-Flat-RockerTip Rocker: 164 = 340mm, 171 = 360mm, 177 = 370mm, 183 = 380mm | Camber: All Sizes = 0 | Tail Rocker: 164 = 205mm, 171 = 215mm, 177 = 225mm, 183 = 230mm


Flex Rating6 (1 = Soft, 10 = Stiff)


Tip Height64mm

Tail Height32mm


Lightweight Sustainable Paulownia Wood Core


Full Carbon WeaveBetween 8 and 12 strips of carbon, sandwiching either side of the ski’s woodcore, are laid unidirectionally, providing extra stability to the ski, without adding weight to the build. Each carbon strip is woven into the fiberglass to provide strength and stiffness in the full length of the ski.

Phenol Binding Reinforcement Plate


Microcap Full Strength SidewallMicro-cap construction is a hybrid of a premium, sandwich sidewall construction fused with a lightweight, durable cap construction. With micro-cap, the sandwich construction provides awesome edge hold and torsional stability while the ski’s topsheet wraps around and meets the sidewall, protecting the fragile joint that can be prone to chipping.

Additional Features

1% For the Planet

Bio-Based Resin

Made in Austria

Binding Compatibility

We recommend a brake width equal to or at most 15 mm wider than the ski waist width.

Drill Bit4.1 x 9mm


  • Terrain: All-Mountain, Alpine Touring More 
    All-Mountain Alpine Touring
  • Skis: No Bindings
  • Ability Level: Intermediate-Advanced More 
  • Rocker Type: Rocker/Flat/Rocker More 
  • Turning Radius: Medium More 
  • Core/Laminates: Carbon, Wood
  • Tail Type: Partial Twin Tip More 
    Partial Twin Tip
  • Athletes: Billy Bob Thovex
  • Warranty: 2 Years
Size (cm) 164 171 177 183
Tip Width (mm) 124 124 124 124
Waist Width (mm) 99 99 99 99
Tail Width (mm) 116 116 116 116
Turning Radius (m) 17 18 19 20
Indiv. Ski Weight (g) 1280 1330 1390 1450

Other Notes

Faction products can only be shipped within the United States and Canada



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