|Topic Review (Newest First)|
|01-23-2013 04:15 PM|
|super-rad||Just comparing the two boards I am currently riding, my Burton Process FV is faster than my Bataleon Jam.|
|01-23-2013 12:27 AM|
There are some long term members of this forum that NEVER wax their boards.
Number one factor in how fast a board will go? Rider.
Number two factor might be base structure before wax.
Number three factor would likely be clothing (aerodynamic or not) for a top speed test, or wax for a cat track test.
All in theory of course.
|01-23-2013 12:14 AM|
yes, the new wax definitely helped, but I also think getting more used to my board helped as well.
I imagine all the man made stuff stripped off the wax pretty well.
Heading out to SLC to hit some Utah snow now.
|01-23-2013 12:03 AM|
Originally Posted by CK93 View Post
|01-23-2013 12:01 AM|
|01-20-2013 10:02 AM|
LOL...Wow, did not expect all this when I asked the original question. Mainly what I was looking for was a board with faster material type base. I was told that different companies has faster bases than other, so I posted here to get your opinions. Got them I did! LOL
Anyway, what was happening to me was, I was cruzin down the hill then hit a flat spot, I would have to un strap and push myself. I would try the run again and get as fast as I could to see if I could gain enough speed to make it through the flat patch and I wasn't able.
Or on the beginning of the runs where its a little flat, I would have to hop until the slope got steeper. I would see other boarders able to strap in and start to go down just fine.
I wasn't looking for high tech arguments, just wanted to get insight on boards that had a little faster base to help guide my next purchase.
I just got my Hot Knife back with a sweet wax job on it. I think the issue I had was my wax was gone from riding on pure man made snow. But I will see if this theory is right next time I go up.
Don't get wrong, I learned some good stuff from this thread. Plus it was fun see the rivalry going on
|01-18-2013 03:21 PM|
Originally Posted by liner View Post
was that an attempt at a joke?
|01-18-2013 02:04 PM|
|triumph.man||i see a troll|
|01-18-2013 01:51 PM|
Originally Posted by RockSteady View Post
|01-18-2013 01:36 PM|
Originally Posted by Triple8Sol View Post
haha you guys are the retards that jump on a thread 9 pages deep without barely reading it and start talking down like know it all gods...Get a grip on your ego's. U guys think u sound so cool and I'm sure your tough guy act works with the kids but you really sound like a couple of retards to everyone who knows anything. I'm sure everyone went 9 pages deep to read couple of snowboard gods like yourselves.
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