The simple design of the Nomad Pro's folds into an impressively small package and the Universal Tail clip does require installation. We update our website regularly. The glue is great because it sticks well but is still easy to peel your skins apart when you're hitting your second lap. If you are a crafting fiend, this will be no problem. This analogy has never been more true than for the Jones Nomad Pro splitboard skins.
Mohair is a natural fiber that is lighter weight and glides better than nylon. Natural mohair fibers offer unparalleled slip in all snow conditions, as they remain soft and flexible at any temperature. Trade Secrets Jeremy Jones — Owner, Jones The Jones skin program has been a steady evolution. These are extremely unreliable and delicate. They fold up small enough to fit in your pocket and will work in a wide range of temperatures.
Another improved feature over the regular Nomad is the addition of a Rubber Safer Skin backing, which prevents the skin from absorbing water, as well as dramatically reducing the effort required to pull both skins apart. The grip is similar to the G3 Alpinist and a bit less than what is found on the and the G3 Alpinist High Traction, making this balance close to ideal for most experienced splitboarders. They work well, but are certainly not employing any innovative designs. Description You would never consider getting a high performance sports car without making sure you had the best rubber against the road when rocketing down the highway, would you? Experience smoother, faster transitions and get to the top more efficiently with the Nomad Pro Quick Tension Splitboard Skins. They fold up small enough to fit in your pocket and will work in a wide range of temperatures. But there is a reason why these skins are an ideal blend of 70% mohair and 30% nylon.
They differ at the tail end, though, but both systems work well. We are open 8-6 daily! The natural mohair fibers deliver unmatched glide in any snow condition because they remain soft and flexible at any temperature. For sizing, please consult the tech specs to find the pre-cut skin sizes A - I that corresponds with your 2016 or newer Jones Splitboard. Orders shipped to Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Canada or anywhere else outside of the lower 48 states also do not qualify and you will be sent and invoice for the additional shipping charge before the item is sent. The tale clip is amazing though and is super quick! Conclusion The Jones Universal skins are the Top Pick Award winner. Splitboard-Felle sind nicht alle gleich. These skins come cut to length and width, refer to the sizing chart for proper fit.
Natural mohair fibers offer unparalleled slip in all snow conditions, as they remain soft and flexible at any temperature. Please Enable Your Browser's Cookies Functionality Cookies are not currently enabled in your browser, and due to this the functionality of our site will be severely restricted. The Quick Tension Tail Clip is a lightweight tail clip system designed to fit all 2016 and newer Jones splitboards except Discovery. Being forced to do this yourself does allow you to position everything as you need it, which can be helpful if your board is a little longer, shorter, or weirder. The Nomad skin fibers are 70% Mohair and 30% Synthetic Nylon.
If buying a Jones splitboard, consider the Nomad Pros with the Quick Tension Clip that has been pre-cut to fit your board. Since we haven't yet got our hands on the new Nomad, the rest of this review continues to reflect the Universal. Whatever loss of grip may accompany skins like this can be compensated by through quality technique and mindful route selection. The mix of grip and glide found in these skins is excellent for intermediate and advanced users, but perhaps not ideal for brand new skinners. Quick Tension Tail Clip The Quick Tension Tail Clip is a lightweight tail clip system designed to fit all 2016 and newer Jones splitboards except Discovery. Give yourself a boost in skinning performance to access dreamy lines and untouched zones with the Jones Nomad Pro Trim-To-Fit Splitboard Skins.
Glue and Glop The glue adheres well to splitboards and releases well. This particular version of the Nomad Pro Splitboard Skins comes with Quick Tension Tail Clips, which integrate with the notched tails found on 2016 and newer Jones Splitboards. Since splitboard skins are so wide, when the glue is new and fresh, it can be too strong. This small reduction in climbing grip could be made up by good technique on the splitboarder's behalf, hence being popular with experienced riders. Say goodbye to pure nylon skins that were weighing down your old setup. Jones has a great video with a sweet song on their website demonstrating the steps necessary to measure and rivet the tail clip onto your skins.
Nomad skin fibers are composed of 70% Mohair and 30% Synthetic Nylon. Using a better gliding skin like this model can yield significant energy gains over the course of long days. Jones splitboards have a notch cut into the tail of both skis that allows the Quick Tension Tail Clip to simply slide into the notch and secure the skin. If you are not interested you can unsubscribe at any time. If it seems like a lot of work goes into creating these skins, you are right, but you will appreciate it when you get to the summit with much less effort than ever before.