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03-09-2010 01:07 PM
fredericp64 Of course haven't you every played 1080 snowboarding maaaaaaaaaaaaan hahah :P
03-09-2010 09:27 AM
Phenix_Rider Steel edge on steel pipe. Yes it's possible.
03-08-2010 09:00 PM
alecdude88 yeah sparks start flying when fast screw ups happen.
one day i did like a FS smith grind on a snowboard *skateboard trick.
and sparks FLEW like a mexican fireworks !!
03-08-2010 07:09 PM
seant46
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Originally Posted by mrpez View Post
if you did it, then i guess its possible.

you sure your friend wasnt smoking on the lift?
You must not be familiar with the park.
It happens quite a bit when you are not locked into the rail properly. Nothing to worry about.
03-08-2010 06:54 PM
mrpez if you did it, then i guess its possible.

you sure your friend wasnt smoking on the lift?
03-08-2010 06:40 PM
Nomar B R S
Sparks On a Rail!?

So, the other day i went on this flat rail we have at our local mountain (Labrador in Truxton NY) which is about a foot wide and 20 feet long. it goes flat for about 5 feet then down at an angle for the other 15. The rail is just flat metal with 2 metal pipes along the edges. Apparently, my friend said that i got on the rail a bit crooked, trying to do a 50-50, turned my board a little bit, and for the last 5 feet or so he said there were sparks coming from my snowboard (SWEET!)

I want to know, is this possible, has anyone does it, and if it is possible is it by having your metals edges scrape against the metal edges of the rail? (Btw is super sticky and you don't gain any speed on the downhill part)

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