Picked up a vintage connelly. Anyone know year/model?

Kellen417Kellen417 Posts: 20 Baller
I picked this ski up for a project. It came blank except the Connelly logo on the tip. Can anyone tell me the year/model?

I originally assumed it was a Hook but it has a pointed tip & no Hook logo. Perhaps it's an even earlier model? Its in pretty awesome shape, just curious...

Thanks!



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  • gregygregy Posts: 2,379 Mega Baller
    I had a similar ski must have been 1980 give or take. Seems like mine had a rounded tip. It was a great ski unfortunately it was stolen.
  • thagerthager Posts: 3,815 Mega Baller
    Judging by bottom groves outside tunnel I'd say its a hook. Pointed tip makes it late 60's early 70's. Tips were rounded after that for safety reasons. Apparently there were a number of face/eye injuries on OTFs.
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  • Kellen417Kellen417 Posts: 20 Baller
    cool, thanks guys. Bummer on the stolen ski!
  • lpskierlpskier Posts: 1,857 Mega Baller
    It looks to me like the special edition ski Connelly made just a few years ago. They made like 20 and went to the top Connelly dealers only.
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  • Kellen417Kellen417 Posts: 20 Baller
    This ski is OLD, def not a remake but those dealer skis sound pretty cool
  • Mateo VargasMateo Vargas Posts: 689 Crazy Baller
    I’d cut it in half and count the rings.
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  • Kellen417Kellen417 Posts: 20 Baller
    thats funny. Its way too cool for that, ill post a pic of if it when im finished
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