HAVERHILL, MA — Swix Sport announced these days the US launch of Cera NovaX, a thorough update to the world’s best-offering wax method, the Swix Cera Nova line. The redesigned method is the culmination of 3 years of mindful testing from a 20-individual Swix item advancement crew, which includes Planet Cup technicians, wax chemists and racing authorities. “We challenged all waxes in the program and place them to the check,” explained Lars Karlof, R&D manager for Swix Sport in Lillihammer, “The result is that we handle to improve the performance in nearly 60 % of the items which is a huge achievement! Total, this is a faster system” The testing protocol for the method incorporated 740 check sites from neighborhood to elite level races, 3700 special exams with 24 tests per wax formulation, and 7400 km of skiing distance, the equivalent of skiing from Lillehammer to Seattle. No wax line has undergone as stringent ranges of testing and observation, a credit score to the price range Swix puts into research and growth. In addition to inner Swix testing, undertaking test waxes have been tested on the World Cup circuit for the last season. The near collaboration with the service teams and their worthwhile test feedback ensures these are the ideal waxes obtainable to buy these days. Swix US Racing Director and former Globe Cup wax technician, Chris Hall explains, “The new Cera Nova X line is the most ambitious wax project Swix has undertaken since the authentic introduction of Cera Nova wax line twenty years ago. All US racers, from Planet Cup skiers to Birkie lovers will benefit from the completely redeveloped and re-fomulated line of waxes Cera Nova X has to provide. This coming winter seems to be a very fascinating and quickly one, especially if you have Swix Cera Nova X on your skis.” Swix US Alpine race director, Jed Rockwell agrees, “The revised technique with the introduction of the 5 line and enhanced seven line is large for Alpine Racers as these are the go to temps ranges for most mid winter occasions.”
Swix enjoys the greatest research and advancement spending budget in the ski waxing industry. In the background of Swix there has by no means been a similar test effort so extensive: the variety of tests that have been carried out, analyzed, and compiled into the Swix database for the function of locating the little margins are what make this kind of a profound difference in the new system. Inventory of Cera NovaX is available now via Swix retailers.
More insights and data:
- Cera NovaX comes in a new modern bundle, which consists of inner markings for less complicated wax assortment and a hinged lock for much better storage.
- The “5” Line: HF05BWX, HF05X, LF05X and CH05X signify a new line in the Cera Nova X system. They have all been out on check at Planet Cup, each in alpine, XC and Biathlon for a couple of seasons with excellent success and now they are prepared to hit the market. In the course of the check time period we have optimized the formulation even much more and we are confident that these waxes will grow to be really well-known, both in the racing and the recreational industry. They fulfill a hardness gap between four and 6 and have really good put on properties, but at the same time not as hard to apply as the 4. In hardness a 5 wax is really closer to 6 than 4. For skiers possessing some issues getting a good result with CH/LF 4, this wax will be just excellent.
- Cera F Powders: Swix has enhanced the quantity of powders from four to six. The aim has been to distinguish the different powders more clearly from every other to compliment by way of different temperature settings the paraffin waxes.
- In the BW line Swix has extra the five and adjusted the hardness for 8 and ten. Tests have shown that somewhat more difficult waxes with a solid additive complete greater in the warmer assortment of the scale when the snow is contaminated