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salomon qst 99 lenght question

 Poster: A snowHead
Poster: A snowHead

I just ordered a pair of Salomon qst 99 + shift binding at a sale but I'm a bit worried they are too long. I'm 183cm (6ft) and 83kg (185p) and the skis are 188cm, the 181cm sold a day before. My technique is decent, I can ski anything but I'm usually pretty cautious. I will go on lite touring no more than a few days in a season, rest of the time will probably be near the chair looking for deeper snow. I have another pair of Nordica Fire Arrow EDT PRO 84 in 176cm which I dislike because they are to stiff. I recently skied Atomic Vantage in 184cm one time and felt the extra length, and Black Crows Camox in 174cm which were definitely too short.
I can still cancel the order at this time so my question is, are 188cm to big, am I nitpicking at this point?
Lastly, do you think the Salomon qst 120 boots can be used for touring or I should just go for scarpas/dynafits ?
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 Obviously A snowHead isn't a real person
Obviously A snowHead isn't a real person
At your stats and requirements I'd put you on the 188cm. And you need a boot with a bit of oompf to drive them so your boots are fine.

I'd be different if you were doing multi-day technical tours as that's when you'd go to a lighter ski in a length shorter with a lot lighter binding that has a high climbing bar combined with a full AT boot.
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