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Old 11-07-2012, 04:57 PM   #40 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by bpowder View Post
i dont want to change the board for next few years at least so i just wonder if volkl is solid brand enough to trust and buy a bit cheaper board from them instead of sure thing that sherlock is
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They're owned by the same parent company that owns K2, Coleman, Rawlings, and a bunch of other brands. So they're not just some one off company.

The boards are made in Germany, while I believe most of Burtons stuff is made in China. I'm thrilled with my Burton but it was made in Vermont, USA.

I think the Volkl is at least as trustworthy as Burton as a brand, but I've never owned one. There are three posts about Volkls in that thread and everyone loves them... there's another thread about them...
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