VinterBirken QR - Wax recommendations from Swix

Updated 27.02.2021. Swix's wax tips for Vinterbirken QR on Sunday.

WEATHER AND TEMPERATURES

(based on info from www.yr.no)

Rena

Skramstadsetra

Dølfjellet

Dambua

Sjusjøen

Birkebeineren Skistadion

10:00

11:00

11:00

11:00

12:00

12:00

+2ºC

+5ºC

+5ºC

+7ºC

+5ºC

+7ºC

 

STRUCTURE

Stone ground skis: Fine structure.

Swix Structure Tool: 1.00 mm linear structure

GLIDE

  • Iron in PS8 eor HS8 red glider.
  • Let it cool down and scrape off the wax by using a plexi scraper.
  • Brush away all the residues of the wax with bronze brush T162 or steel brush T179.

Watch this video to learn how to apply hardwax on your skis.

Liquid glider:

  • Spray HS10 liquid glider onto the skis.
  • Let dry for 15 minutes at room temperature.
  • Polish with a soft blue nylon brush.

Watch this video to learn how to apply liquid glider on your skis

GRIP

  • Use sandpaper #100 to rub the kick wax area
  • Spray KB20 base klister.
  • Apply one layer K22 universal klister. Let Dry.
  • Use KX65 red klister if needed.

SKIN SKIS

If you are using skis with integrated skins, we recommend cleaning the skins with N16 Swix Skin Cleaner and then use N15 Swix Skin Care to impregnate the skin.

 

There will be an opportunity for waxing assistance at Kvarstad.

Happy trails!