Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums - Reply to Topic
Thread: Help me Identify this board Reply to Thread
Title:
Message:
Trackback:
Send Trackbacks to (Separate multiple URLs with spaces) :
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:
 
   

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



  Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

  Topic Review (Newest First)
10-15-2009 05:28 PM
legallyillegal
Quote:
Originally Posted by unhip_crayon View Post
The guy told me he'd do it for 200. But I'm not sure if this is a good board for park. How do I determine this when I go see it?
It's a soft entry-level board, so it'll be good for park.
10-15-2009 12:33 PM
unhip_crayon ...bump...
10-15-2009 10:32 AM
unhip_crayon The guy told me he'd do it for 200. But I'm not sure if this is a good board for park. How do I determine this when I go see it?
10-13-2009 09:45 PM
Local Boarder If you can, hit up some demo days....If you cannot, then do some research (forums,reviews etc.). Narrow down your selection and buy something YOU believe is the right board for you and your style. Then thank me later.
10-13-2009 07:19 PM
legallyillegal it'll be similar to a darkstar

it's basically the same thing as the Brigade
10-13-2009 06:48 PM
unhip_crayon Wow, this is awesome!

Would this be a good board for park?

Thanks

EDIT* He's replied to my email and he told me that he purchased it last year brand new...just a fyi
10-13-2009 05:30 PM
legallyillegal $600 CAD when bought brand new isn't robbery, either.

Burton gets marked up in Canada over the US prices, K2 remains about the same.
10-13-2009 05:17 PM
arsenic0 Good to know legally..i still think its overpriced...

Admittedly i can only find 1 site on the entire internet selling this board and its a 152 but it looks like its going for 220 bucks brand new. Freestyle bindings are like 65 bucks new for 2009's...

I'd offer him 175-200 bucks for the board + bindings...show him the prices for new gear and he should take it considering its used, 300 is absurd thats more than new. If he paid 600 he got robbed or has some really expensive boots...
K2 Astar Snowboard - Google Product Search
Burton Freestyle Bindings - Google Product Search
10-13-2009 03:45 PM
FLuiD Looks to be an A Star. The google found some stuff...

YouTube - K2 Astar
10-13-2009 03:39 PM
legallyillegal
Quote:
Originally Posted by tekniq33 View Post
ok, it is definitely an A-Star but that board was discontinued by K2 some time ago. there is a chance that board is at least 5 years old. Again, not being in Canada I dont know what is available to you, but I would not spend $300 CAD on that board.
Actually, it wasn't discontinued (well it was, but was somewhat brought back), but it doesn't appear in the K2 catalog.

That board is a 2009 AStar 159 Wide, and actually has a structured base, which isn't common on an entry-level board like the AStar.

$300 CAD for the boards+bindings+boots isn't bad.
This thread has more than 10 replies. Click here to review the whole thread.

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

 
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome