Sir Francis Bacon
Gear Buddy Opinion
The Sir Francis Bacon is Lines most popular ski for a reason. The SFB is by far the most versitile ski in Line's Lineup for any sort of western skiing. This is due to the large shovels that provide float in powder, the tight turning radius condusive of ripping groomers, The large edge great for bashing chop, and the twin tip setup allowing riders to take these skis to the park if they so desire. Best for intermediate-advanced skiers skiing in the west.
Formally a Faction/ON3P fanboy, demo’d some 190s and they changed my whole style for the better! These skis can charge, but if there’s any indication you give it to turn it will bite right in. I ski and work at Alyeska, and these skis have really opened up the surfy side of skiing I was missing with my stiff skis. Buttering off cat tracks was full of pop, the progressive mount gave great switch control, and the convex tips lets me butter sideRead more about review stating Formally a Faction/ON3P fanboy, demo’d some 190s and they changed my whole style for the better! hits and scrub out with style . 10/10