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post #15 of (permalink) Old 03-01-2013, 10:13 AM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by Extremo View Post
Chomps, Why are you on a wide board? 32 have a relatively small outsole so you should probably be on a regular board with medium bindings. I just think the boots are too short for your set up.
Cuz after my second day on a rental snowboard, I ran out & bought my own gear,.. AND I took the advice of the REI salespeople! ( be fair to them, I started out with {and ultimately returned 2-3 pair,..} of size 11's or even 11.5 boots cuz my feet are "freakin' Wide"!) 10.5 EEE streets & work boots!

I have since learned I don't NEED, never did need a Wide board! But,.. it's mine now. It's a GREAT board & I actually learned to ride pretty damn well on it!

Just can't figure out why the bindings I demo'd didn't give me the trouble (...ride performance problems) that the ones I purchased have!!!

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