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|05-12-2014 01:59 AM|
|Mizu Kuma||I must've missed the bit where someone stated that the Warranty was anythin different?????|
|05-11-2014 10:52 AM|
Originally Posted by Nivek View Post
Snowboards are no different. If you want to ride them hard, do so with the understanding that they might just break. We would like them all to be like the old Timex Watch slogan, " Takes a beating and keeps on ticking" but that is not the reality given what you can run into / over on a mountain.
There are a number of riders here on the forum that ride hard and take full responsibility for what might happen.
Now if only we could get the " I'm not responsible for anything crowd" to do the same.............
|05-11-2014 10:21 AM|
|francium||Jones hovercraft great in powder, great for bombing groomers and pretty agile, got ride el hefe bindings on it and it rips up pretty much anything you can throw at it.|
|05-11-2014 02:40 AM|
thanks, i definately plan on riding varied terrain... I used to be pretty good back country and all mountain, but im mostlikely very rusty .
you have any suggestions on boards you think would suit me?
|05-10-2014 08:39 PM|
So I'd recommend upping your skills to ride varied terrain and conditions will be more helpful...especially for an intermediate rider...take some lessons, demos and some tours.
Bowls and bc with 24+" fresh...big pow specific cruiser
Bombing groomed...stiffy cambered
Trees...agile tree board
|05-10-2014 03:42 PM|
|Lamps||Consider Burton juice wagon|
|05-10-2014 02:32 PM|
Sorry for the mini off topic rant, but I know I'll have to explain this warranty to people all next year.
|05-10-2014 10:37 AM|
Get some riding experience, avy education and proper gear.... Then go back country.
|05-10-2014 10:34 AM|
There were a lot of jones riders on the Freeride tour that I talked to this year hating on their sponsors boards... They apparently break easily, of course these guys are doing things you wouldn't imagine..... My son and his coach could have made it through the whole fwt season on their single smokin boards. Beat them up but never broken. Neversummer is another great company that makes super durable boards.
Smokin has been around for a while, I have ridden their stuff for 6-7 years now...
|05-10-2014 12:56 AM|
|sailor_swede||has anyone else ridden the jones flagship? i keep reading great things about it...|
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