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Old 09-18-2012, 09:42 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Honestly, you need to learn how to carve, make solid turns, control your speed and raise your general level of riding before worrying about a race/alpine board. I'm speaking from the "snowboarding" you demonstrated in your youtube vids.

Otherwise you should throw your name on to the Kessler Ride group buy page.
making a video this season. In the mean time I still want a carving board.
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Old 09-18-2012, 09:54 AM   #12 (permalink)
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making a video this season. In the mean time I still want a carving board.
So you can do this super rad shit.

Snowboard carving technique: Extreme Carving Opus 3 - YouTube

Lol.
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Old 09-18-2012, 10:28 AM   #13 (permalink)
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Hey.

You're acting like i did couple of years ago =). Really.
So... the main board is bobmer online.

Check out videos here. I'm proud this was done by russian carvers =)

Then: Don't try to get this lay-downs on a softboot board.
Grab alpine snowboard. You can get this for $300-400 in nice conditions. I got mine in Kazachstan (that's waaaay far from any markets) for $400. It was Prior 4wd 179, regular cost $800.
Grab boots: You can buy new one for.. $500 =) or used for $100-200. I got mine 325s from UK for $80. They're in nice conditions and with liners from deeluxe 700.
And pair of nice binders. You can try to get a bomber td2 or f2 race ti for cheap. I wasn't adviced to but anything lower, as i'm quite huge guy =)))
Lower end binders go for $50. The one i named cost $150-200.

And.... That's really amazing. In my 1st day i can make a carved turns, no drift at all. pencil-wide path from me.
After 5-6 days i can go where i want to go and my board poped my ass from a frontside to backside.


After i tried to go same on my never summer legacy i noticed that i fall waaay earlier in a turn. This actualy ended in a custom and very wide Donek board.


so, forget about carving in a softies, grab a alpine board and check this out.
ps. those guys on video own a nice bunch of Kesslers and SG with plates, so they can even carve a plastic packet or wooden door

pps. drop me a message if you got any questions =)
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there is always that need to carve a thin line on fresh corduroy on non-pow days. I feel no need to butter 90 degrees on my nose and spin like a ballerina. Respect for the natural snow laid in front of you and respect for speed is the name of the game.
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Old 09-18-2012, 01:19 PM   #15 (permalink)
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I feel no need (lack the ability) to butter 90 degrees on my nose and spin like a ballerina (aka I'm a big pussy who doesn't jump).
you're a giant pussy
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Old 09-18-2012, 01:38 PM   #16 (permalink)
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You don't need a specialized board to carve... just skills. Spend more time practicing and less time accumulating gear you won't end up using.
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Old 09-18-2012, 01:42 PM   #17 (permalink)
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You don't need a specialized board to carve... just skills. Spend more time practicing and less time accumulating gear you won't end up using.
I got exactly opposite opinion.
I've tried carving on my 174 never summer board and i cannot make a nice carve, no doubt. But i cannot get down much, board cannot hold the edge. Once i get down to some angle i lose all the grip.

But one i got special board i can easily got waaay down and get a better carves. More energy and more fun. It ain't that versalite, but it's a huge inprvement.
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you're a giant pussy
your a moron, you just called every one on here who doesn't lap parks every day a pussy. I hope you understand how fucking silly you are. I hope you hit a rail, break your board, land on your nuts and die, OR go off a jump, case and shove your knee in your face breaking your jaw.
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your a moron, you just called every one on here who doesn't lap parks every day a pussy. I hope you understand how fucking silly you are. I hope you hit a rail, break your board, land on your nuts and die, OR go off a jump, case and shove your knee in your face breaking your jaw.
how much anger in a post.
Go to bomber, ask same question and you'll got all the answers. it's more fun than you can expect.
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your a moron, you just called every one on here who doesn't lap parks every day a pussy. I hope you understand how fucking silly you are. I hope you hit a rail, break your board, land on your nuts and die, OR go off a jump, case and shove your knee in your face breaking your jaw.
Lol no I didn't and you're hilarious.
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