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Forum: Boards   12-31-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 31
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Posted By markiel
I haven't actually ridden my new Raptor yet. ...

I haven't actually ridden my new Raptor yet. Getting ready for a trip to Whitefish next week, so will try then.

I've always used a stomp pad mainly to scrape the snow off my boots to keep it from...
Forum: Boards   12-31-2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,176
Posted By markiel
Midnightcaper... Did you put the spikes on a...

Midnightcaper...

Did you put the spikes on a never summer carbonium board or on a traditional top sheet?

I'm mainly interested if the spikes/studs would stick to the carbonium.
Forum: Boards   12-30-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,176
Posted By markiel
Hi JDang - how did those Pyramid Studs work out? ...

Hi JDang - how did those Pyramid Studs work out? I have a set at home that I'm thinking of mounting to my Raptor, but I'm afraid they will just fall off.

Has anyone had much sucess with the...
Forum: Neversummer   04-10-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 50,358
Posted By markiel
Thanks for the feedback Werner SL... Still...

Thanks for the feedback Werner SL...

Still thinking on this, but with a 164 sitting in my livingroom, I might just keep it and give it a go.

One thing that I'm wondering about is bindings. ...
Forum: Neversummer   04-09-2013, 12:09 AM
Replies: 210
Views: 50,358
Posted By markiel
So I have a 164 at home, just checked the...

So I have a 164 at home, just checked the overhang in bare feet...

Front foot at 0 or so, back foot at about 1.6 cm or so...

So I don't know, do I switch for the wide board to cut teh back foot...
Forum: Neversummer   04-08-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 50,358
Posted By markiel
Thanks for the feedback on the length question......

Thanks for the feedback on the length question...

Sounds like up to 1 cm of overhang is ok, but no overhang would be bad...

I'll take some measurements...
Forum: Neversummer   04-06-2013, 02:49 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 50,358
Posted By markiel
So how does the barefoot test work? How much...

So how does the barefoot test work?

How much over hang is too much?
Forum: Neversummer   04-03-2013, 05:27 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 50,358
Posted By markiel
Thanks for the tips... I'll do the bare foot...

Thanks for the tips...

I'll do the bare foot test, and make the decision. I think there are still a couple of 161x's hanging out there.

It sounds like people are going shorter on boards now...
Forum: Neversummer   04-03-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 50,358
Posted By markiel
Thanks for the quick replies... Now, I'm a...

Thanks for the quick replies...

Now, I'm a bit torn based on the advice towards the 161x...

The waist width the 164 is about 0.5 cm less than my T5, and the 161x is about 0.5 cm more.

I do...
Forum: Neversummer   04-03-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 50,358
Posted By markiel
Just pulled the trigger on the 2013 Raptor 164......

Just pulled the trigger on the 2013 Raptor 164...

I've been riding a 165 T5 for the past 7 years, on a 163 premier for 7 years before that...

I was really vascilating between waiting on the...
Forum: Welcome New Riders And New Members   04-03-2013, 12:24 PM
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Posted By markiel
Markiel

Hi I'm new to the forum.

I've been boarding for about 18 years - mostly in the Tahoe and Salt Lake areas with one trip a year to someplace new.

I'm mainly a freerider, head up for storms...
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