VIPER/MANTIS TECH

The all new VIPER series for men and MANTIS series for women are engineered for ambitious, hard charging performance skiers who take on terrain and conditions. Completely new, lightweight, tri-injection shell architecture wraps the foot precisely, is easy to put on and take off, and delivers highly energized response and power. Featuring Dalbello’s revolutionary Contour 4 Fit Technology, Viper/Mantis’ versatile, 100 mm, performance last is slightly wider for an easier and more relaxed fit.

3D Power
Frame
Architecture

Tri-Injection technology molecularly bonds 3 different density polymers into one structure.
Power Frame Sole: rigid, high density outsole provides powerful and high sensory energy to ski Mid Frame Shell: precisely calibrated shell wall dimensions wrap & adapt to the foot contours Top Frame Soft Entry Panels: softer density plastic material over instep for entry & exit.

ACTIVVENT

Special perforated fabrics and cushioning foams in the innerboot tongue actively vent and transport moisture away from the skin to facilitate warmth and comfort. Featured in Viper 12 (men) & Mantis 12 (women) innerboots.
AIR MESH : The fabric lining very soft and breathable, ensures the fast elimination of perspiration and resistance to odor and mildew. BREATHABLE FABRIC: Actively transport moisture away from the skin

TRUE-BALANCE STANCE

Foot angle, cant angle, and cuff inclination engineered into the shell and cuff position skiers in a balanced and centered stance for optimal performance and response with new ski shapes, cambers, and rocker designs. Got rocker? Get True Balance!

UNIQUE MEN’S AND WOMEN’S SHELL LASTS

Inspired by our Scorpion fit, the NEW 100 mm men’s Viper last & 99 mm women’s Mantis last are engineered for close, sensitive anatomical fit and foothold with enduring comfort.

CONTOUR 4
FIT CONCEPT

Anatomical interior shell contouring + innovative innerboot foot mapping construction shaped to accommodate 4 critical fit points.