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What You Need To Know About Custom Skis

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How Our Custom Ski Graphic Process Works

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Summer Ski & Boot Storage

To keep your skis like new, prevent oxidation of the bases and edges. The transition from winter to spring can often seem endless, but the transition from spring to summer seems overnight. If you are like us, you often keep your skis easily grab-able throughout spring in case your favorite resort is still open or […]

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Custom Ski Graphics

Our Favorite Custom Ski Graphics from 2019 The 2019 winter season was one to remember. The powder days were aplenty, it pretty much never stopped snowing, and skiers across the globe got after it. Some resorts even experienced record-breaking snowfall. This past season we were lucky enough to create a wide variety of skis for […]

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Ski Buyer’s Guide, Part 1: Ski Length

Optimal Ski Length Picking skis can be intimidating if you don’t know what to look for. The problem is that all the elements of ski design (length, width, shape, weight and so on) are interdependent – when you change one element, some other factors have to change too. The goal is to come up with […]

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Wagner Custom Factory Tours

An inside look at how we make custom skis Have you ever given thought to how skis are made? The process inside our slopeside factory, located steps from Telluride Ski Resort, differs significantly from big brands that are mass produced. Each pair of skis we build is precision crafted to match that particular skier’s needs, […]

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The One-of-a-Kind Gift

Give a one-of-a-kind gift this season “Wagner Custom is a small US ski factory that helps people find their mountain mastery through its unbelievably sweet, custom-fit, tailor-made skis.” – SNOW Magazine Every year, Wagner Custom handcrafts just a few of the world’s best skis. Each ski we precision craft is dedicated to an individual skier’s […]

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New Stock Graphics

2018-2019 Stock Ski Graphics & Solid Colors Each year, our amazing graphic designers come up with a few new stock graphic options for those of you that need a little extra inspiration for your topsheet design. Below are our new designs for the 2018-2019 winter season that you can use on your own custom skis. […]

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Mountain Skis

Custom Mountain Art on Skis When Wagner Graphics Guru, Heather Baltzley, was tasked with coming up with a series of custom skis to establish one big picture, she had just the photographs in mind. Typically, Baltzley doesn’t have the opportunity to work horizontally because most single pairs of skis showcase vertical art. She reached out […]

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Wagner Factory Tour: Ski Finishing and Tuning

Ski Finishing & Tuning Finishing Your skis come out of the press in the form of a block, with the topsheet wider than the sidewalls and some extra hardened epoxy resin extruding around the top and base. We clean off the scarf and flash with a bandsaw, using the steel edges as a guide. We […]

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