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|01-07-2013 11:59 PM|
|10sullivanb||I just picked up the new revolver. I'm in love.|
|01-07-2013 10:25 PM|
|Sick-Pow||Dude, you can nuke this thread....just bump a HD top sheet pic for us!...so rad BTW, big thumbs up....|
|11-28-2012 02:31 PM|
Sitting in my gear room. Someone is going to win it. One of a kind...
|11-28-2012 02:20 PM|
Originally Posted by ckang008 View Post
Construction efficiency of design has increased with every year at the factory in my observation.
|11-28-2012 02:17 PM|
Originally Posted by snowklinger View Post
|11-28-2012 02:16 PM|
|Sick-Pow||Bump for Never Summer Summit awesomeness. Saving up for the split version.|
|09-24-2012 01:35 PM|
Originally Posted by lonerider View Post
|09-24-2012 10:50 AM|
Originally Posted by Sick-Pow View Post
It is a setback, tapered board so you need to shorten your turns to make them a little more slashy (otherwise you run out of board on the tail end and will wash out). What is surprising is that it holds an edge on windblown hardpack a lot better than some other powder boards I've ridden (the 1st Gen Burton Fish was horrible on icy traverses).
Switch riding and jumps can be done... but not ideal for it. Same with jibbing... i've done nose presses and bs boardslides on a wide rail it as there is a park just before the Summit Six lift at Alpine Meadows - but it's that mostly just screwing around.
Other Powder boards I've ridden: 1st Gen Burton Fish (2005), Prior Khyber 156, Prior Khyber Splt 160, Rad Air Tanker 172, OSin 4807 178
I am 5'9' 150", I've been riding for about 500 days (15 years x 30 days a season - I find counting days ridden a better indicator of experience). I would consider myself an expert level freerider which can ride any pretty much run on the mountain out here in the West (there are some particularly gnarly chutes/runs that skiiers seem to like that I general avoid), can drop chutes and medium sized cornices and cliffs (5-10 feet). Here's a video of what happens when I try to drop a cornice that is greater than 10 ft...
|09-21-2012 08:47 AM|
Originally Posted by oldmate View Post
Snowboards - Alter Ego Sports :: Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
Ordered from both sites and they are great.
Alter Ego seems to have their year-model messed up, but you sould be able to figure it out. For example, this year's board are labelled '12 instead of '13...
|09-21-2012 07:19 AM|
|legallyillegal||if you ever saw a straight line going down from the ridge at hemlock, that was me and my summit|
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