Salomon boards cracking alot? - Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums
User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-11-2010, 11:22 AM
chunkymunk86
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Mentioned: Post(s)
Tagged: Thread(s)
Quoted: Post(s)
Salomon boards cracking alot?

Hi I'm new to the forums but like what I've read so far. I haven't seen this topic yet so here goes.

I've been riding since I was young and have tried quite a few snowboards, as of late I've become a big fan of Salomon snowboards for their overall control and grip at high speeds in all the mountain terrain I can find, groomers, powder, moguls etc.

The first board I bought from them was a Salomon Burner 2006, unfortunately I cracked the core within maybe 12-14 rides. Luckily it was under warranty and was replaced with the Burner 2007. This last week I cracked the core again w/ stress marks all around the inserts. I used to have a Ride Timeless and for the 6 some years I used it, these cracks never happened. The only thing about the Timeless was I never rode down moguls the way I do now (maybe large amounts of stress?)

I'm thinking about getting the Salomon sick stick to replace the Burner, but I just don't want it falling apart on me when the warranty expires. Has anyone else had similar problems with Salomon snowboards getting lots of stress fractures on the base and by the inserts or were my cases just freak accidents?
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-11-2010, 03:12 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 13
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
i have been ridding salomon for about 6 years and have never had any problems. I am currently on the sick stick and its taken a few rail hits and no problems yet.
snowboadringOX is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome