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11-20-2012 07:43 AM
renorjm I actually didn't get the magtek. Decided to get the board at the top of my list, the Never Summer SL. It is by far the best board I've ever bought!!! The hybrid rocker/camber they have is awesome. Took about 5 minutes to get used to it. I will never go back to 100% camber. I will be sticking with NS for many years to come, maybe forever! If you haven't made the switch yet, you're really missing out.
11-19-2012 12:17 PM
laxinchili I am actually currently trying to choose between a Rossi Krypto Magtek (magtek like the one, but stiffer and more free ride oriented) and the GNU Billy Goat.

Both stiff freeride boards with similar technologies, but opposite rocker profiles.
I ride in the PNW (and have never experienced rocker yet-getting back into boarding), could someone please compare/contrast how they ride and please recommend me one of the two for the conditions up here?
11-19-2012 11:26 AM
havin_a_ball I just picked up a 2012 Rossignol One Magtek 159 on for $184 total, shipped.

There are 9 left in the 156 length. Not quite as good a price as $135, but still pretty reasonable. There is a Black Friday code for 20% off going on right now. I think it is "bigshop".
02-24-2011 07:35 PM
renorjm Yep, I was able to get my local Dick's to call the Michigan store and have it shipped via UPS. They'll call me when it arrives. Couldn't pass up the deal. I figure even if I don't like it I can sell it on Ebay. It is one of the boards I've been looking at, but nothing comes close to this price. Hopefully they won't screw up shipping it and it arrives soon and I'll be able to try it out next weekend up in Vermont. We'll see...

Thanks a lot mschmidt33 for getting me in contact with your local store!
02-24-2011 06:08 PM
mschmidt33 fyi... renorjm was able to get the leftover 159 shipped to his local store. I think there was a 157 and 161 wide model left two. Should probably just buy them and sell them on ebay.
02-24-2011 12:02 PM
mschmidt33 boom... Got a 2010/2011 for sure. thanks!
02-24-2011 11:48 AM
GorgeDad FYI, here are the 09-10 One Mag and 10-11 OneMagTek
02-24-2011 11:37 AM
Originally Posted by mschmidt33 View Post
PM'd you... anyone know how to tell a 2010 from 2011 One Magtek? Color?
Could can start by looking at the Rossi website. If the board looks like the brown one currently listed, its the 2010-11 version. FYI, a year earlier (2009-10) it was called the One Mag (and didn't yet have the Amptek hybrid camber/rocker tech) but I don't know what it looked like.
02-24-2011 11:10 AM
mschmidt33 PM'd you... anyone know how to tell a 2010 from 2011 One Magtek? Color?

Originally Posted by renorjm View Post
Where is the store located? I would be interested in that 159. Do you have a phone #?
02-24-2011 10:16 AM
Originally Posted by mschmidt33 View Post
There was a 159 left if you want it... likely gone by now though. Happy so far, headed out after work on Friday again.
Where is the store located? I would be interested in that 159. Do you have a phone #?
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