2014 Diode PSA
I don't have these in my store, but a connected one does and I got to put hands on them. You can bend the highback backwards like you can with a Hurrithane. It's scary.
I will try to get on these soon or get an answer as to what the new approach is with the new highback.
Until then, unless someone else that actually knows what the hell they're doing has ridden them and can confirm that Burton has managed to make a seemingly softer highback ultra responsive, I suggest holding off on a purchase of the 2014's.
One a positive note, I don't think they're going to be brittle like in the past.
Go ahead, drink that kool-aid.
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