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Old 02-05-2014, 02:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey guys I've been riding for the past 6 years on a burton bullet and I think its time to change it up.the board feels really stiff and doesn't have a lot of pop. I'm looking for a board with a lot of pop to do flat tricks also go off small jumps do 180's 360's etc. and rails.
I am 6'3
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Help me find a board with alota POP for the park and a fun mountain board too!
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Old 02-05-2014, 03:05 PM   #2 (permalink)
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NS Proto HDX 160cm.

I'll probably get shot for that because everybody around here is too scared to suggest the Proto for fear of being called a fanboy but it's a fucking nice board no matter what anybody says and it would suit your needs.

If you're more park focused than all mountain then the NS Revolver would also suit. I just can't fault my proto that's all.
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Old 02-05-2014, 03:10 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Fanboy.

In all seriousness, the Proto to me is a slightly stiffer park deck, but it's still a park deck. It'll handle the whole mountain fine, but not great, IMO. If the trail is smooth and groomed it'll fly. If it's pushed around freshies, then it's a bit of a chore.

Ollies were pretty good though. I'm really close to pulling the trigger on a K2 Happy Hour though, to see if the pop is much better. Really getting into popping off hits and what not, so I'm trying to find the poppiest all-mtn board out there. The lifted profile, ollie bar etc. sound great.
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Old 02-05-2014, 03:43 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I would recommend the Forum doubledog destroyer. Its a park board, but It does great all around the mountain. If I could say one thing about this board it would be that it has an insane amount of pop with the doubledog profile. It's pretty good on rails as well.
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Old 02-05-2014, 03:47 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Jesus Christ hardasacatsdick

NS Revolver I'd go with.
I love my Forum Youngblood Doubledog 155W, it has LOTS of pop and I can do 360's on flat ground all day
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Aw did I strike a nerve? Someones salty as fuck
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Thanks for the input guys I can find a forum double dog destroyer anywhere in stock and what size board would you recommend
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Thanks for the input guys I can find a forum double dog destroyer anywhere in stock and what size board would you recommend
With your weight.. I would go 159Wide.. good for park and all mountain
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Aw did I strike a nerve? Someones salty as fuck
Errrr no, surely you've been called fuck face before? I'd imagine that's almost a compliment compared to what you're used to. I don't even know why you're calling me salty but I can only assume you're hoping to lick my balls. Shall I get the peanut butter?
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