CCM SUPER TACKS AS1 STICK is designed with a max loading , mid-kick which allows for a longer loading period ehich increases the energy stored. Shaft Technology: X-Flow technology is an optimized molding technology which allows for better compaction of the the stick’s fibers. Blade: ACU3 blade; a lighter but very stiff layup with a tactile surface for maximum shot control. Material: Sigmatex is an exclusive spread tow fabric, that is not only ultra-lightweight but very strong due to high tension weaving process. Intermediate Geometry: designed with rounded corners and concave sides for better control and comfort.