Materials, Designs and Standards Used in Ski-Boots for Alpine Skiing

@inproceedings{Colonna2013MaterialsDA,
  title={Materials, Designs and Standards Used in Ski-Boots for Alpine Skiing},
  author={Martino Colonna and Marco Nicotra and Matteo Moncalero},
  year={2013}
}
This review article reports the recent advances in the study, design and production of ski-boots for alpine skiing. An overview of the different designs and the materials used in ski-boot construction is provided giving particular emphasis to the effect of these parameters on the final performances and on the prevention of injuries. The use of specific materials for ski-boots dedicated to different disciplines (race skiing, mogul skiing, ski-mountaineering etc.) has been correlated with the… CONTINUE READING

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