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Old 03-29-2010, 01:09 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey Im adrian and im from NJ and snowboard up in PA...

I have a 2010 burton clash and with burton freestyle bindings...its a 160w and im 6'2 210..im tall and fit...im a size 10..do i really need a wide board? i want to get a gnu park pickle, or a burton hero...whats your opinions on those boards? and what bindings?? how about ride boards? i want something mainly for park...rails jumps boxes...buttering...i want a great board...any opinions and help would be nice! thanks guys!
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Old 03-29-2010, 03:54 AM   #2 (permalink)
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you dont need a wide board. price range?
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Old 03-29-2010, 07:50 AM   #3 (permalink)
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you defiantly dont need a wide board. I havent ridden either the park pickle or the hero but a few of my friends have and they say they are both good. I rode the Ride Machete and that was pretty fun. This is a fun site to read gear reviews http://www.angrysnowboarder.com/
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Old 03-29-2010, 09:21 AM   #4 (permalink)
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well the price range doesn't really matter honestly, i just want a nice and flexible board that has a lot of pop...i hear v-rocker boards are the go to boards and the park pickle, ride has some nice boards but i have no clue which ones are flexible and which ones have a lot of pop...
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bump....any suggestions?
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Old 03-29-2010, 10:28 AM   #6 (permalink)
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i ride the burton custom rocker. its a good solid board and should work for you. only buy it if you are also getting est bindings with it. i have cartel est bindings for this board.
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what do u mean est bindings??
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what do u mean est bindings??
burton is using a different system to mount the bindings. they are only using two screws and call it "the channel". see here: YouTube - Burton The Channel with EST How To

all bindings are compatible with it but est bindings are meant to be used with it and the system works very well if used with est bindings. the only drawback is that you have only a limited number of bindings to choose from (burton only).

next time please just google easy questions like this one.

if money really does not matter: go get the evo-r (never summer). its similar to the custom rocker just better and ns gives you three years of warranty.

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thanks for the answers...mybadd for asking dumb questions...im just really into this and wanna learn more about it...but thanks a million again!
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Old 03-29-2010, 11:05 AM   #10 (permalink)
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does est bindings fit anyboard? sorry if that was a dumb one to...
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