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Forum: Outerwear and Accessories   12-05-2012, 08:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,190
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
Dakine Vista is goretex and dakine nova has...

Dakine Vista is goretex and dakine nova has Hipora insert. Don't know if it would be too hot though.
Forum: Boards   12-05-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,313
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
Indoor Survival FK 156. Carbon stringers in the...

Indoor Survival FK 156. Carbon stringers in the middle for stability, FK for playfulness.

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Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   12-05-2012, 06:13 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,535
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
Been to Mammoth a few times a season for the past...

Been to Mammoth a few times a season for the past 10 yrs and haven't had to lock my board up. If you're paranoid, just lock it up.
Forum: Boards   11-27-2012, 02:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,235
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
Do you know if you want a camber board vs camber...

Do you know if you want a camber board vs camber rocker vs full rocker?
Forum: Bindings   11-27-2012, 02:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,590
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
CArtels and Atlas = secks. Haven't tried last...

CArtels and Atlas = secks. Haven't tried last yrs Rome Boss.

Stiffness - Med, highback is not soft and doesn't fold. good response on both
Comfort - secks, plenty of cushioning (footbed) and no...
Forum: Bindings   11-13-2012, 10:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,650
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
So Union bindings are great, but the rep and...

So Union bindings are great, but the rep and their online customer service sucks?

OP, I think you just got a lemon for a binding. One bad experience doesn't mean their entire binding line sucks.
Forum: Bindings   11-13-2012, 04:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,012
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
So it's by design. Sorry, when I hear heel lift,...

So it's by design. Sorry, when I hear heel lift, it's associated to boots, not the bindings. Doesn't seem like an issue to be concerned about especially with actual users testimonies. I used...
Forum: Bindings   11-13-2012, 03:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,012
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
so it's based on design? And I thought Re:Flex...

so it's based on design? And I thought Re:Flex was a longitudinal flex not heel to toe...unless your reflex disc was set up wrong.

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Forum: Bindings   11-13-2012, 03:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,012
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
Heel lift isn't due to bindings...it's due to...

Heel lift isn't due to bindings...it's due to improper fitting of your foot to your boot.

Why are you interested in a canted footbed? Do you have some ankle alignment issue or have a wide stance?
Forum: Outerwear and Accessories   11-13-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 706
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
How many days to put in a season? Sometimes it's...

How many days to put in a season? Sometimes it's not the waterproof-ness that's the issue, but the construction.

Doesn't Burton AK have some women specific stuff?

Airblaster? I believe Volcom...
Forum: Boots   11-11-2012, 02:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,331
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
I would just go through their website and pick...

I would just go through their website and pick some based on the feature you're looking for, the dual zone lacing. Just post up the boot manufacturer and model and I'm sure you'll get more responses.
Forum: Boots   11-10-2012, 01:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,331
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
IMHO, between those three, you already made your...

IMHO, between those three, you already made your choice...

If you wanted to expand in brands, do what twoface said. Find a few brands where it's dualzone and compare. If you don't want to do the...
Forum: Boards   11-10-2012, 01:10 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 14,768
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
Reading through this thread, I'm a little...

Reading through this thread, I'm a little confused...

It sounded like you're interested in a board for it graphics? Although I do understand your analogy of buying a car, unfortunately a T Rice...
Forum: Bindings   11-09-2012, 04:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,633
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
What does riding $400 boots have to do with the...

What does riding $400 boots have to do with the topic?

Or are you saying your $400 boots doesn't provide what you expect? Just curious when you ride other manufacturer's bindings, does your knees...
Forum: Boots   11-09-2012, 04:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,331
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
^^^This Also, if you're looking at price...

^^^This

Also, if you're looking at price points, consider how many days in a season you're going to put on them. Some lower end boots will last 30-50 days (or less) while some of the more...
Forum: Bindings   11-09-2012, 02:51 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,633
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
Ok, just clearing up some misunderstanding of...

Ok, just clearing up some misunderstanding of what the EVA was for. I know some Burton and Flux bindings have a gel bubble on the heel, but I haven't noticed the gel feature provides any significant...
Forum: Bindings   11-09-2012, 02:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,633
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
Isn't the EVA foam more of a dampening system...

Isn't the EVA foam more of a dampening system between your board and binding and also remove dead zone area? I would think your boots outsole would provide the cushioning between the boot and...
Forum: Bindings   11-09-2012, 02:17 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,633
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
I thought forces have EVA padding in the heel?

I thought forces have EVA padding in the heel?
Forum: Bindings   11-09-2012, 02:13 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,633
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
what does Asymmetrical-Symmetrical mean? Isn't...

what does Asymmetrical-Symmetrical mean? Isn't that contradicting?
Forum: Bindings   11-09-2012, 01:40 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,633
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
SL has a flatter highback, similar to the contact...

SL has a flatter highback, similar to the contact pro. Also has an assym ankle strap. Is there something you wanted to know specifically?
Forum: Boards   11-09-2012, 12:06 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,723
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
I suggest trying out the Custom flying-V on...

I suggest trying out the Custom flying-V on hardpack and see how you like it. If it sucks, and conditions in Whistler are the same, then go with the T-rice. If it's powder, figure out which one has...
Forum: Boots   11-08-2012, 11:51 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 95,612
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
Never had a problem with them being cold...found...

Never had a problem with them being cold...found this on the interwebz:

"Nike Vapen snowboard boots use a heat reflective material in both the shell and liner that helps retain heat and keep the...
Forum: Bindings   11-08-2012, 11:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,785
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
Isn't the Riders Choice a mid to stiff board? I...

Isn't the Riders Choice a mid to stiff board? I was reading the thread and then it got confrontational, but staying on topic, I agree the Targas are going to be too much for a park binding.

I...
Forum: Boards   11-08-2012, 09:13 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,997
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
Sorry you don't agree. That was my experience. ...

Sorry you don't agree. That was my experience. I used about 1-2cm worth of a ptex candle with a dime size core shot and I could clearly see the core still. So where did all that ptex go? I ended...
Forum: Boards   11-08-2012, 07:23 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,997
Posted By I<3snowp0rn
^^^what he said. PTEX will get sucked up into...

^^^what he said. PTEX will get sucked up into the core and make your base pop out. Learned that from experience. Ptex is good for gouges that do not go all the way into the core. Once you hit the...
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