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Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-29-2013, 09:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,188
Posted By bntran02
Hm... I might want to try this combo canting. I...

Hm... I might want to try this combo canting. I just came back from a trip and did a little playing around to find my comfort zone. I've tried a few different combinations and have so far landed at...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-23-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,188
Posted By bntran02
Forward stance with canted footbeds

I havent been able to find much info about this from the goog. Can anyone share some general rules?
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-10-2013, 10:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,497
Posted By bntran02
Just do what Wolf suggests and don't get...

Just do what Wolf suggests and don't get discouraged. Keep trying and have fun.

You've gone (only) three times. You're very close. It all "clicked" on my fourth time. Took eight times for some of...
Forum: Boots   01-09-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 880
Posted By bntran02
I have the Maysis and have not tried the others....

I have the Maysis and have not tried the others. But from my experience they are a pretty stiff boot. I'd say all-mountain stiffness. I wouldnt compare boots by using only their numerical rating...
Forum: Boards   05-23-2012, 10:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,813
Posted By bntran02
I have the highlife UL which has the exact same...

I have the highlife UL which has the exact same shape as the Berzerker and can say that the shape holds up very well in powder if that helps. So well, in fact, that I rode fully centered for anything...
Forum: Bindings   05-18-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,354
Posted By bntran02
Out of curiosity, where are you getting them and...

Out of curiosity, where are you getting them and at what price? Last I checked the best price I found was $190 from o2gearshop but for an unused returned model
Forum: Bindings   05-18-2012, 02:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,354
Posted By bntran02
Yes that is exactly what I was talking about. I...

Yes that is exactly what I was talking about. I basically put the binding on its side and used my weight to turn the screw as hard as I could. Each time I failed which resulted in the screw getting...
Forum: Bindings   05-18-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,354
Posted By bntran02
I just bought the Hefes and the only difference...

I just bought the Hefes and the only difference between the capos, maestro, hefes are the highbacks and ankle strap. I have not ridden it yet but I have made a few observations

1) The Hefe...
Forum: Games   05-17-2012, 09:15 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,679
Posted By bntran02
I bought it the day it came out and have not had...

I bought it the day it came out and have not had any issues at all. Only thing I can think of so far is a few very short server lag issues that happened once or twice. Nothing to fret about.

I...
Forum: Boards   05-14-2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,456
Posted By bntran02
This has really piqued my interest! I am now...

This has really piqued my interest! I am now convinced that I have to buy or at least try one of these boards if given the chance.

Dont meen to hijack but i've noticed that a lot of people who use...
Forum: Boards   05-11-2012, 07:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,456
Posted By bntran02
Wow I really like the idea of a really large...

Wow I really like the idea of a really large board but how the hell do you transport that thing? I'm having a hard time finding board bags past 180cm
Forum: Outerwear and Accessories   05-09-2012, 11:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 30,577
Posted By bntran02
I bought a spyder jacket a couple years ago at a...

I bought a spyder jacket a couple years ago at a pretty big discount. I like my jacket a lot but have not found the quality to be any better than other brands. I'd only buy again if the discount is...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   05-09-2012, 10:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,644
Posted By bntran02
NEW Beginner, Intermediate, Expert products at...

NEW Beginner, Intermediate, Expert products at full price: $600, $850, $1000+
NEW Beginner, Intermediate, Expert products at discount prices: $360, $510, $600+

The sales start to top out at about...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   05-08-2012, 01:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,097
Posted By bntran02
Despite the pitiful snow conditions in Colorado,...

Despite the pitiful snow conditions in Colorado, Utah and Tahoe I also had an amazing season. I'm all geared up and hyped for next season!
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   05-04-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,516
Posted By bntran02
Glad I could help! When doing it the way I do you...

Glad I could help! When doing it the way I do you have to keep track of availability. That usually involves some manual checking by clicking on every place that claims to have the exact product that...
Forum: Bindings   05-04-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,878
Posted By bntran02
To: luckboxing. Thanks is actually does help a...

To: luckboxing.
Thanks is actually does help a little.



I'm going to get a new pair of bindings anyways but i'm just trying to see which size I should get. Current boots have seen only 8 days...
Forum: Bindings   05-03-2012, 10:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,878
Posted By bntran02
bump Changed entire body with pictures...

bump

Changed entire body with pictures...
Forum: Bindings   05-03-2012, 09:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,878
Posted By bntran02
Should I go with an XL Bindings?

I got a 2008 Ride RX bindings size Large and a K2 Maysis Boot size 10.5. Here are some pictures of my setup.

1) Side of bindings press against side of boot on both sides. The boot does not "fall"...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   05-01-2012, 10:04 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,471
Posted By bntran02
I'll take a crack... When I was little my...

I'll take a crack...

When I was little my aunts/uncles have always went skiing and I always thought it sounded fun. My older brother was able to go but I was still too young. As the years went by...
Forum: Welcome New Riders And New Members   04-30-2012, 09:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,446
Posted By bntran02
Hope that covers it all =)

Hope that covers it all =)
Forum: Welcome New Riders And New Members   04-30-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,446
Posted By bntran02
I forgot to mention. Used is also a good way to...

I forgot to mention. Used is also a good way to go as the discounts are incredible! You wont believe the discounts you can get for tiny cosmetic scratches. My favorite place is geartrade.com.
...
Forum: Welcome New Riders And New Members   04-30-2012, 05:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,446
Posted By bntran02
I'll take a crack at this: 1) Get a shorter...

I'll take a crack at this:

1) Get a shorter board instead of the longer one unlike you've been told. Shorter boards are easier to control and manipulate. The stability of a longer board only comes...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   04-30-2012, 09:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,516
Posted By bntran02
The gear will be 2011/2012 gear with a few...

The gear will be 2011/2012 gear with a few 2010/2011 items that never got sold.

I will share my strategies since I am in the same boat as you. I use spadout.com and just use google's site (Google...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   04-25-2012, 10:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,941
Posted By bntran02
accuracy of thegoodride.com?

Just wondering how accurate they are for reviews. I am in the market for some bindings and came across The Ride Maestros and Capos.

According to Ride:
Capos are for the Freerider
Maestros are...
Forum: Boards   04-24-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,844
Posted By bntran02
I cannot comment on how each board rides but I...

I cannot comment on how each board rides but I purchased a board from o2gearshop a couple months ago with coupon code "OTS". Gets you $30 off 2011 and 2012 model ski/snowboard equipment.This may/may...
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