Tag Archive: ski tuning

SWIX Tech Talks: HVC Liquid Top Coat

December 17, 2019 10:16 am

Swix Cera NovaX High Velocity Cera Liquid Top Coat  Watch this great video to guide you through the steps to apply our “HVC” top coat with ease!  “HVC” comes either in a warm +100 C to -20 C and cold +20 C to -150 C. This product comes in a container that is very easy… View Article

SWIX Tech Talk: Glide Liquid Waxes

November 28, 2019 10:47 pm

Swix Cera NovaX High Performance Liquid Glide Wax     The video says it all!  This line of liquid waxes addresses a quick and effective way for one to increase glide performance in a mere 15 minutes.  The race day would play out like this: Warm up on your ski 20 minutes before the start… View Article

SWIX Tech Talk: Brush Program

November 7, 2019 2:30 pm

Swix Brush Program The Swix Brush Program has a large variety of high-quality brushes ranging from small economy scaled to world cup race service types. To add to this program we also have the roto brush system. I wanted to write this article to best help you select brushes based on what you need and… View Article

Swix Tech Talk: Side Edge Sharpening (+ video)

October 24, 2019 2:46 pm

Sidewall Edge Sharpening In this newsletter I will use a video to show you how the side edge tuning is accomplished.  The most important thing to understand is that you need the right tools to make sure your edges are perfect. Sidewall Edge Sharpening Tools Needed: Swix Pro Racing Line Diamond Stones Swix Diamond stones… View Article

Swix Tech Talk: Base Edge Sharpening

October 17, 2019 2:27 pm

Swix Base Edge Sharpening 101  I’m going to walk you through the steps of base edge sharpening.  Using photos to back up each step.  If any of this confuses you I have also attached a small video link from Swix. Step 1: Use a coarse grit stone, ether universal coarse, 100 (extra coarse) or 200… View Article