I used to have a ton of Bataleons, just about every model in several sizes, over the years. Don't have any in the quiver anymore, pretty much because of edgehold on ice. It's fine when you just man up and engage the edge, but was never as good as most other boards, so I moved away from it. If they added something like magnetraction, it would probably solve the problem. Companies like Burton and Rome are now dabbling in 3D base shapes with lifted contact points like TBT, so it will be interesting to see what they do differently.
16 Capita BSOD . 16 NS West . 15 NS Snowtrooper BIA . 13 Salomon Pow Snake
15 Now Drive . 14 Burton Genesis
14 Flow Hylite