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Old 12-15-2009, 02:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hey guys,
I had a short session up at the hill today due to the fact midway through i dropped off a decent sized rock and completely snapped my nose when i landed. i have no idea how it happened, but needless to say, im super bummed. I wasnt going to be buying a board until the summer, but now im forced to pick one up quick and overnight it so i can resume riding asap.
i was originally interested in picking up a signal omni, but i've heard a few comments made about their durability, and after today, i definitely dont want to take a chance on something that might be more likely to break than a different board company. So i was curious as to what Capita recommendations you all might have. Have any of you had any experience with the green machine?? Ive read a few reviews of the ultrafear and the horrorscope, so im just asking for a general idea of what you would recommend. I mostly ride around the mounting, hitting natural terrain as well as jumps, but i'd like something to spend a bit more time in the park with, and something with decent flex, but not too noodley.
i'm sorry this post is very vague and long, but i figured id post on here as i look around online. oh, and the board i was riding before was santa cruz seth huot. definitely a bit stiffer than i would have liked, and ultimately disappointing with the quality despite the nice pop.
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Old 12-15-2009, 03:26 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 12-15-2009, 04:29 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I've seen several posts on this forum that makes me question Capita durability. If you want durability, go Never Summer.
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i have a capita stairmaster, and i couldn't be happier with it. i'd say look at the sierrascope on sierrasnowboards.
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Old 12-15-2009, 09:23 PM   #5 (permalink)
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thank you guys for your help. i had no idea capita had some issues with durability. ive heard nothing but good things about never summer, but it was just a bit out of my price range at the moment. i actually found a YES 154 and grabbed it as soon as i could.
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Old 12-16-2009, 10:16 AM   #7 (permalink)
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I can't wait. it should be at my house tomorrow. im so stoked
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