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Old 05-01-2009, 09:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Im looking at a Never summer titan to add to my quiver of boards for next season. The only ones I can find however are 169 and 161. I am 6ft5" and 190 lbs.

My quiver for next season:
164 Santa Cruz Wide Pan Head (screw around/rock board)
163 Never Summer Legacy-R (For pow booters and not so gnar)
? Never Summer Titan (For pinning it, which is what I do anyway 90% of the time anyway)

I figure that if I keep my legacy-R ill still have a really good board to ride that is more mellow so I can go kinda crazy with the titan.

Would I be absolutely insane if I bought a 169? Is there some new tech going into the Titan for next season and I should just wait? Is there going to be snow next year in the PNW?



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Old 05-01-2009, 10:27 PM   #2 (permalink)
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If you decide not to get it, I will.

Of course you should buy it! I'd probably take the 161, but I'm about 10 pounds lighter. But the 169 would make an epic powder board. I'm jealous.
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Old 05-01-2009, 10:32 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Ok sweet yeah haha ive been on the edge for about a month now im just dissapointed I dident get it before the resorts closed. Thoughts on the 169 on like crappy days? I found a 165 TX but id rather go for the regular because my boots are only 11.5


Also should I just go all out and buy some Rome Arsenals (or whatever stiff binding you suggest (im not just talking to you flik (wow triple sidecomment thingys))) or would a pair of rome targas with the stiff inserts work well for both the legacy-r and titan? (just switch between)

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get the titan and stick some bent metal step-ins on it
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Old 05-01-2009, 10:46 PM   #5 (permalink)
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get the titan and stick some bent metal step-ins on it
Oh my god that would be the gnarliest thing ever. Thats sick though. Would I need to get some super stiff boots too or could I just use my old ones?

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Ok sweet yeah haha ive been on the edge for about a month now im just dissapointed I dident get it before the resorts closed. Thoughts on the 169 on like crappy days? I found a 165 TX but id rather go for the regular because my boots are only 11.5


Also should I just go all out and buy some Rome Arsenals (or whatever stiff binding you suggest (im not just talking to you flik (wow triple sidecomment thingys))) or would a pair of rome targas with the stiff inserts work well for both the legacy-r and titan? (just switch between)
I use Arsenals and they are phenomenal. I don't think have a board THAT much bigger is going to make any difference. I ride a 165 and I'm 10 pounds lighter. You'd be fine. That's a sick board so you should definitely get it.
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Ok great I am definetly going to get it. Stoked next year im gonna be going to college in Seattle haha try it out in the cascades
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You can ship it to my address if you'd like. I can break it in over the next couple weeks. I'll even give it a good waxing.
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Old 05-03-2009, 03:13 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Psh I gotta be first to ride it. If I come down to Hood next season ill let you know and you can ride it haha

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Hey do you think with size 12 boots I should go with a TX?
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