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Forum: Burton   11-28-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,209
Posted By gakbar22
love that board

That's the same 156 C-X I ride. It's a 2012 that I bought 2 summers ago. I've taken it to Vail twice, vermont and used it to hit ~62mph in NJ.

I learned to ride (and prefer) a stiff, cambered...
Forum: Bindings   02-20-2013, 01:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 754
Posted By gakbar22
I rode those bindings up until last year. :) ...

I rode those bindings up until last year. :)

I'm not even sure I can give them away, forget about $45.
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   02-03-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,528
Posted By gakbar22
Was at blue mountain in eastern pa last week and...

Was at blue mountain in eastern pa last week and noticed my friends baseplate was missing a bolt.

Dude at the shop was cool about It but charged us $1. I was a little surprised but the truth...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   02-02-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,509
Posted By gakbar22
If you're in the air long to yell "oooooooooh...

If you're in the air long to yell "oooooooooh shiiiiittttttt" then you def accomplished -something-
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   02-02-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,540
Posted By gakbar22
I normally dont talk shit to ppl in line or on...

I normally dont talk shit to ppl in line or on the lift but g-d help anyone dressed like that within earshot.

The phrase, "congrats on only being half an asshole" comes to mind.
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   02-02-2013, 08:44 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,540
Posted By gakbar22
Wtf is that shit? It looks like the rejects from...

Wtf is that shit? It looks like the rejects from a big and tall store

I don't get why anyone would wear fat ppl clothes and sure as he'll don't get why a bunch of white kids from the burbs would...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   02-02-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 12,798
Posted By gakbar22
I think the most common answer on this board is...

I think the most common answer on this board is "it depends!" :)

A lot of it Is about your board. If its a twin, it'll affect the ride just s little. If you're riding a directional board...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   02-02-2013, 12:39 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 12,798
Posted By gakbar22
Stance width is 19" I'm 5'6", 160, riding a...

Stance width is 19"

I'm 5'6", 160, riding a 2012 custom x 156

It's only the second board I've ever owned and I've been riding for about 9 years now. It took me some time to figure it out but...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   01-15-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,379
Posted By gakbar22
See, that's a good attitude! :) I've been...

See, that's a good attitude! :)

I've been thinking about what you said about how busy it is in the cockpit compared to a car. I bet you'd shit a brick if the skies were as busy as a road...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   01-14-2013, 11:27 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,379
Posted By gakbar22
It's a bit of the 90/10 rule at work. 90% of...

It's a bit of the 90/10 rule at work. 90% of ppl can barely drive while they're driving. I don't doubt a pro/amateur driver can handle multitasking while driving but they're 10%.

I dont...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   01-14-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,379
Posted By gakbar22
I hear that. A lot of the rules of the road are...

I hear that. A lot of the rules of the road are there for people who just dont have a clue on how to actually drive. I'd rather have a cop pull those dumb shits over then get into an accident...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   01-12-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,379
Posted By gakbar22
Protip: When you volunteer to drive, dont be a douche

Finally got my first day of the season in and got to ride my new stick... Ive been riding for about 9 years and just bought my second board since I started. go me! :)

The ride from NYC to VT...
Forum: Bindings   10-13-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,168
Posted By gakbar22
DIdnt know that! I always thought they were the...

DIdnt know that! I always thought they were the same thing...the disc is round like a plate, but it's not a plate. :)

Roma, let us know how you make out...I'm curious to hear what happens.
Forum: Bindings   10-11-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,168
Posted By gakbar22
I think you're overthinking your solution. ...

I think you're overthinking your solution. Assuming you could drill those holes without cracking the baseplate do you really want to ride such a ghetto setup? APart from how it'll look, it'll...
Forum: Bindings   10-09-2012, 07:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,168
Posted By gakbar22
All you need is a disc from Burton that has a 3...

All you need is a disc from Burton that has a 3 holed pattern.

http://www.seisports.com/img/product/large/044263.jpg

See those discs on the lower part of the pic? That's you.

Any board...
Forum: Boards   10-06-2012, 01:05 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 17,786
Posted By gakbar22
718 My youngest brother is 23, lives in...

718

My youngest brother is 23, lives in south FL and has never seen snow before!
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   09-19-2012, 10:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,159
Posted By gakbar22
You don't mention your experience level but I can...

You don't mention your experience level but I can tell you what worked for me.

For me there were a couple of key things.

1) try to limit your speed checks as you approach the kicker. It's...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   09-17-2012, 05:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,211
Posted By gakbar22
Don't forget core strength! It's not about...

Don't forget core strength!

It's not about rocking a six pack under your gear but the often forgotten fact that a strong core is key to staying maneuverable on your stick.

Get yourself into a...
Forum: Boards   09-12-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,059
Posted By gakbar22
I bought my first board in 04(?) after learning...

I bought my first board in 04(?) after learning on crappy rentals and have been riding it up until last season. Itís a Burton BMC56 which is a pretty stiff cambered board. As far as I can tell, it...
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