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midnightcaper 03-08-2014 07:33 PM

Bataleon board advice
So I'm looking to pick up a bataleon evil twin 159. But unsure if I can get away with a 159 wide or just a regular 159. I currently ride a 159 board but not wide. I wear a size ten boot and ride duck 12 12 degrees. Only reason I ask is because I can find the wide version pretty easily. What do u all think?

cav0011 03-08-2014 07:35 PM

No need to use a wide

midnightcaper 03-08-2014 07:37 PM

Ok sweet thanks

midnightcaper 03-08-2014 07:40 PM

Well crap all I can find is a wide now. Guess I'll keep waiting

SnowDogWax 03-08-2014 11:15 PM

Bataleon Evil Twin Snowboard 2014 | evo

Here is Evo they have Batleon on sale regular:yahoo:

midnightcaper 03-08-2014 11:49 PM

I only see a 159 wide on there site

SnowDogWax 03-09-2014 07:07 AM

Beats me when I click there are 4 regular, 2 wide board sizes listed.:dizzy: Did you click on my link I posted??

midnightcaper 03-09-2014 10:36 AM

Yes I see the others but I'm looking for a 159
Thanks for the link though.

extra0 03-10-2014 12:03 AM

I wear a 10.5 boot and never needed a wide, so I can confirm there is no need for you.

As far as the ET, I had one last season and it was unpleasantly stiff. I got the GW this season and it's a little softer, but I think the carbon stiffens it up nearly as much as the ET. Looking to try an airobic or disaster, but our mtn has a lot of flat spots and I'm worried about loss of glide with the extruded base.

stan_darsh 03-12-2014 06:54 PM

you'll be fine with the extruded base. my extruded bataleon was just as fast or faster than my sintered boards. both of those boards are pretty soft and a lot of fun

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