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Old 03-26-2011, 04:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey, next year im getting a new board. Right now i have a Burton Deuce and I dont like it at all. Anyways, I was wondering which board would be better for me out of "LibTech Skate Banana" or "Forum Scallywag" I am an intermediate/advanced rider (in between the two) I usually ride park but on good pow days i'll go up alpine. Which board would be a better one for my skill level and needs? Thanks!
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Old 03-26-2011, 09:01 PM   #2 (permalink)
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never tried the scallywag but i recently got the SB. I used to ride a Burton Blunt and i loved it but sizing down and trying out the SB was a great move IMO. best bet is to demo both if you can. there are a lot of other people who have ridden the scallywag and SB so i'm sure they can give you a better comparison. you should throw NeverSummer up there, i know Leo might wanna chime in about them
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Old 03-27-2011, 07:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Scallywag was a fun board. A good one board ride everywhere for the way I ride. I hated the SB. Grippy, washy, and unstable all at the same time.

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Old 03-27-2011, 09:13 PM   #4 (permalink)
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never tried the scallywag, but i'll second what nivek said. i was really disappointed with my SB, the base felt like shit when i was riding anything other than the park or just goofing around. banana rocker and megna-traction are great though..but if you want something that you can ride every time out to the mountains, i would look at something other than the SB..
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