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Old 08-02-2007, 01:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Burton 08 Boards

I went on to burton.com today because it is the first day they put their new 08 boards online and I have to say............ WTF???? All of those boards are ugly as hell except the Air, Twin, and the Custom is okay. But overall I was pretty disappointed with those graphics. Anyone else agree with me?

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Old 08-02-2007, 09:32 PM   #2 (permalink)
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yeah i see what you mean. the whole splatter paint and abstract look on some of them look terrible however, i like the elite, the clash and the bullet (notice that those 3 are all in the cheaper board section). i think some designs are good but the color scheme is off, my opinion.

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Old 08-02-2007, 10:17 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Yea I think those are alright too. But I was really hoping this years Dominant would go back towards the 05/06 model instead of this even newer and uglier design. Also most of the boards dont even resemble last years, especially the Air, Royale, and Twin. I was kinda hoping the 07/08s would be like last years but with slightly alterred (and better) graphics but they kinda went in the opposite direction.
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Old 08-03-2007, 01:13 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I was was actually going to post this up later tonight as well, haha then I saw this post! I really love the new twin it looks great but your right, the rest are just complete junk =/ I'm actually really considering buying the new twin it just looks fantastic! WTF happened to the AIR though..? The 05/06 AIR looked fantastic, the 06/07 AIR looked ok but the 07/08 air is like omfg take it back. Custom X and everything else along with the air just looks fugly I'm totaly buying the Twin
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Old 08-03-2007, 07:36 AM   #5 (permalink)
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I thought the Dominant looked sweet.
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Old 08-03-2007, 02:20 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Im Glad im not the only one who thought
burtons 07/08 boards were fugly not counting
the custom i think they improved it quite a
bit to last years graphics
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Old 08-03-2007, 04:43 PM   #7 (permalink)
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I thought the Dominant looked sweet.
Really? I think the 05/06 Dominant is the best they've had in years. Out of the last three models I would have to say (from favorite to least favorite):
1. 05/06 Dominant
2. 06/07 Dominant
3. 07/08 Dominant
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Old 08-06-2007, 10:17 PM   #8 (permalink)
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supermodel x looks ok
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Old 08-07-2007, 12:48 AM   #9 (permalink)
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i agree...i dont know what these guys think with snowboard design...i guess everyone likes somthin different but i find very few boards that look nice...and its not limited to burton
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Old 08-12-2007, 09:15 PM   #10 (permalink)
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I don't think I ever once cared what a board looked like. JMHO.
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