Originally Posted by laxinchili
I already started chasing, and I'm overwhelmed looking @ boards from Libtech, Jones, Salomon, and my old fav Rossi...
It's a deep rabbit hole... I think timmytard has likely a dozen boards right now. I used to be like him, buying board that were underpriced... riding them... and then selling them for a profit (I think the most I had was 7 boards). It's fun... but it also takes up a LOT of your time, becomes sort of a side business/hobby.
If you really can't decide... wait until the season starts and start demo-ing boards. Most big resorts have a deal where you pay like $50 and you can try and ride as many 2013 boards as you can in a set time frame. If you really like the board and buy it, they will waive the demo fee. Just make sure not to damage the board because "You break it, you bought it