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Forum: General Travel Forum   01-10-2011, 01:15 AM
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Posted By mrpez
good, in-expensive hotel at mammoth mtn

i'm trying to plan a 3-4 day trip to mammoth with some friends in february. anyone know any good hotels (where we won't be stabbed in our sleep) that aren't too expensive?

thanks
Forum: Boards   01-09-2011, 08:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,611
Posted By mrpez
thanks for the replies, haven't been able to...

thanks for the replies, haven't been able to check the thread until now.

my damage is on the nose of the board, and isn't very big. if i had to guess, maybe 1cm? i'll probably use the 2-part...
Forum: Boards   01-07-2011, 11:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,611
Posted By mrpez
type of epoxy to use on topsheet damage

i ride a gnu park pickle, and I have a little topsheet damage from a collision. My friend told me to use p-tex epoxy on it.

what do you use to seal up any dings and scratches on your board?
Forum: Outerwear and Accessories   12-27-2010, 03:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 724
Posted By mrpez
Best spring gloves

Looking to buy some new gloves, because my first pair of burton vipers (i think) are old and torn up.

just looking for a spring glove that's thin and waterproof, maybe a cool design. good brands...
Forum: Boards   05-24-2010, 03:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,533
Posted By mrpez
get the lib tech park pickle. its the exact same...

get the lib tech park pickle. its the exact same board as the skate banana but a little stiffer, making it a great park board that can handle faster speeds than the banana.
Forum: Boards   04-07-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 14,032
Posted By mrpez
banana magic has a stiffness of 7 while the skate...

banana magic has a stiffness of 7 while the skate banana is 4.5-5. why would you even compare those two boards as being similar?
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   04-06-2010, 01:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,073
Posted By mrpez
i taught myself toeside in a series of steps,...

i taught myself toeside in a series of steps, getting each one down before moving to the next:

1. side-slip on your toeside, facing up the mountain
2. start from toeside sideslip and turn your...
Forum: Boards   04-06-2010, 01:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,614
Posted By mrpez
^ i think the banana has a more aggressive rocker...

^ i think the banana has a more aggressive rocker shape (banana-shaped) and is softer.

OP: why no Lib/GNU?
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   04-05-2010, 12:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,314
Posted By mrpez
thanks for all the advice! i might be able to go...

thanks for all the advice! i might be able to go on tuesday, so i'll definitely take all your advice into account and let you know how it goes.

just some facts that may help:

yes, i can do...
Forum: Boards   04-04-2010, 02:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 22,910
Posted By mrpez
i asked and the shop said they could clean it as...

i asked and the shop said they could clean it as well. i wasnt sure if they did, so i was looking to do it myself.

thanks for the advice.
Forum: Boards   04-03-2010, 04:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 22,910
Posted By mrpez
i cant wax it myself because of some problems id...

i cant wax it myself because of some problems id rather not get into. it is possible to wax a board without an iron, right? if so, then i think i could learn how and wax it myself instead of having a...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   04-03-2010, 03:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,314
Posted By mrpez
ill do that. i thought there would be a need to...

ill do that. i thought there would be a need to start on an edge or something.
Forum: Boards   04-03-2010, 02:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 22,910
Posted By mrpez
ive read that its good to apply the base cleaner...

ive read that its good to apply the base cleaner to a cloth and then apply it to the board. how soon after using the base cleaner do you need to wax? i might use the base cleaner monday morning, then...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   04-03-2010, 01:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,314
Posted By mrpez
flatland 180

im more interested in flatland tricks/buttering than anything else, like jumps and jibbing.

ive been snowboarding only about 10 days this season, which was my first. today i started buttering,...
Forum: Off-Topic General Discussion   04-03-2010, 01:49 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,803
Posted By mrpez
remove the swastika for sure. take off the eagle...

remove the swastika for sure. take off the eagle as well - you're not a pilot or a veteran (or are you?).
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   04-03-2010, 01:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,392
Posted By mrpez
i fucking hate weekend warriors. i know they...

i fucking hate weekend warriors. i know they bring in money, but something really annoys me when these people are nowhere to be seen throughout the season but as soon as it snows just 1 goddamned...
Forum: Boards   04-03-2010, 01:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 22,910
Posted By mrpez
Base cleaner + dirty board = ?

I went snowboarding today in spring conditions. Meaning a thin layer of shitty snow that is often dirty. After riding, I noticed a bunch of black/brown dots or smears on the base of my board (green...
Forum: Boards   04-02-2010, 12:44 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,824
Posted By mrpez
apparently, buying a board that is better suited...

apparently, buying a board that is better suited for park riding is now cheating.
Forum: Boards   04-01-2010, 11:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,254
Posted By mrpez
i ride a park pickle.

i ride a park pickle.
Forum: Boards   04-01-2010, 01:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,254
Posted By mrpez
if you're on the east coast, it begins and ends...

if you're on the east coast, it begins and ends with Lib-tech/GNU magnetraction.
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   03-31-2010, 07:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,839
Posted By mrpez
West coast > East coast, at everything good

West coast > East coast, at everything good
Forum: Boards   03-30-2010, 01:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,403
Posted By mrpez
making a softer board longer than it needs to be...

making a softer board longer than it needs to be kills the whole purpose of getting one
Forum: Boards   03-30-2010, 01:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,040
Posted By mrpez
the skate banana is a good board for anything you...

the skate banana is a good board for anything you want to do, because its a true-twin and is medium flex, with magnetraction. good for free-riding and great for park. but since you specifically want...
Forum: Boards   03-29-2010, 10:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,040
Posted By mrpez
at your height and boot size i dont think you...

at your height and boot size i dont think you need the wide board
Forum: Boards   03-29-2010, 07:45 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,043
Posted By mrpez
since you're east coast, consider something with...

since you're east coast, consider something with magnetraction. since you want a park board, check out the skate banana or park pickle.
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