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Old 01-21-2009, 08:36 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What's up fellaz. I'm an intermediate/advanced rider, i.e. I go down any trail without pause and hit medium sized jumps/pipe, but I'm not throwing 540s over 30 ft table tops. Anyway, I've typically riden boards that are "too short" for my height/weight, b/c I enjoy being able to throw the board around freely. I'm considering buying a Lib Tech TRS BTX, but all I can find for a good price is the 162. I weigh 195 lbs and I'm 6'2". I'd use this board as more of a freeriding/powder board, b/c I have a GNU CHB MTX 159 that I can use on the hard pack.

What are you thoughts on this size for me?

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Old 01-21-2009, 09:40 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Sounds like the perfect size for you 195 lbs (6'2"), 162 cm board, banana. Especially if you are using it as a freeride/pow board. I say go for it. I think you can even go longer for freeride, but i dunno. the TRS is one of the better Lib Tech boards XD, all-mountain; from what I have heard. Minimal MTX for when you don't want to catch an edge =P.
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Old 01-21-2009, 09:46 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Thanks for the response...I'm headed to Vail in early Feb and looking forward to trying it out.
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Old 01-22-2009, 02:59 AM   #4 (permalink)
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That sounds like a very good size for you even as an everyday board...even moreso when considering what you plan to use it for primarily.
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Old 02-02-2009, 07:14 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Thanks to both of you for helping make this decision. I got the board last week and took it out for the first time last weekend. The board felt amazing and I'm definitely convinced that banana tech is for real.
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