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Forum: Boards   02-18-2014, 02:13 AM
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Views: 636
Posted By Klang180
27! Really, you think that big? Maybe you know...

27! Really, you think that big? Maybe you know more than i do but most "wide" boards i have seen don't get much wider than 26.5ish. Also you don't tend to get upwards of 26.5ish until you go to...
Forum: Boards   02-18-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 636
Posted By Klang180
Normal, mid-wide or wide? How do you know what you need?

Hello

I have bigger than average feet (13.5 but 12 in sbb) and i have always been conscious of toe and heel drag especially when i was wearing size 14s when i didn't know any better.

Thing is...
Forum: Bindings   02-17-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,861
Posted By Klang180
Haha very good indeed, that is the best option. ...

Haha very good indeed, that is the best option. :laugh:

I will try the practical tip too though, thanks.
Forum: Bindings   02-17-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,861
Posted By Klang180
Yep too true. The stupid thing is that you can...

Yep too true. The stupid thing is that you can go out when there is hero snow having just changed your setup and feel like it is amazing. Then when it goes a bit icy we tweak again. I am not so...
Forum: Bindings   02-17-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 845
Posted By Klang180
12/13 Rome 390 Boss Heel Cup Adjustment

Hello everyone. I recently started a pot about the position of my boots on the board but i thought i would go one step back and ask those on here who have Rome 390 Bosses what they do with their...
Forum: Bindings   02-17-2014, 12:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,861
Posted By Klang180
Thanks to everyone for their input. I take the...

Thanks to everyone for their input. I take the point that i may as well just go by feel and/or measure them but although i am a competent and experienced boarder i am constantly tweaking the setup...
Forum: Bindings   02-15-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,861
Posted By Klang180
So doing that puts the "centre" towards the heel...

So doing that puts the "centre" towards the heel more than the toe, is that the same for you? I don't really understand how that can be the centre of my foot?
Forum: Bindings   02-15-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,861
Posted By Klang180
Cool, i'll give it a shot then, thanks a lot.

Cool, i'll give it a shot then, thanks a lot.
Forum: Bindings   02-15-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,861
Posted By Klang180
Wow cool thanks for this excellent and detailed...

Wow cool thanks for this excellent and detailed description. One question though, when you say drop a plumb line from your shin in what position should i be standing, upright or in a bent knee...
Forum: Bindings   02-15-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,861
Posted By Klang180
Oh believe me i have done this BUT given that the...

Oh believe me i have done this BUT given that the toe of the boot curls away from the ground much more than the heel wouldn't you need to compensate for that when centering?
Forum: Bindings   02-15-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,861
Posted By Klang180
Haha yes you're right. I'm a Luddite...

Haha yes you're right. I'm a Luddite perfectionist so anything to do with tech and i am not interested anymore. Sorry i will try and tweak that as it isn't clear at all.
Forum: Bindings   02-15-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,861
Posted By Klang180
Binding Position, which one? Pics and Poll!

As the title says, which position do you think is most centered 1,2,3 or 4?

They are all slightly different using the mounting holes and the heel cup adjustment (not very precise on 390 Boss).
...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-31-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,660
Posted By Klang180
Haha sorry JoJo you make a good point. It is...

Haha sorry JoJo you make a good point. It is actually a difficult problem to describe but basically i have to mount my bindings with the adjustment slots going perpendicular to the board's length...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-31-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,660
Posted By Klang180
Hey everyone. Just wanted to update and of...

Hey everyone.

Just wanted to update and of course thank you all for your input.

I have now ridden 25" for a couple of days and although the initial euphoria has worn off slightly i think it...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-29-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,660
Posted By Klang180
Thanks for the feedback guys. It is totally a...

Thanks for the feedback guys. It is totally a feel thing but of course if you are an eternal perfectionist like me you never fully trust just "feeling" and hope there is some sort of objective...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-28-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,660
Posted By Klang180
Another stance width question

Hello

As many of you will know i posted a vid of myself and left myself at your mercy. I got amazing feedback which i am putting into practice every moment i ride.

However it did leave an old...
Forum: Boots   01-28-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,066
Posted By Klang180
In the saga that was my boot buying purchase i...

In the saga that was my boot buying purchase i actually purchased the Revere for one evening and wore them around the appartment. I bought 1.5 sizes down from my actual foot size and i just could...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-28-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,681
Posted By Klang180
Ah ha working this forum out a little more so can...

Ah ha working this forum out a little more so can include your quote in my reply. Once again thanks for putting the time in to responding. I have actually been out this morning and already been...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-28-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,681
Posted By Klang180
Thanks Jed really appreciate your input and your...

Thanks Jed really appreciate your input and your observation, i think i will try your suggestions today and take a few more vids once i have had time to put it into affect properly.
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-28-2014, 01:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,681
Posted By Klang180
Thanks Noreaster, for the advice and for putting...

Thanks Noreaster, for the advice and for putting my mind at ease about the ruddering.

Yes i suppose it must mean something that my knees need to be forced out to be comfortable. I will try a...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-28-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,681
Posted By Klang180
Thanks for the further feedback guys, all helps...

Thanks for the further feedback guys, all helps the cause :)

Firstly with respect to the quad pain, it is actually in my leading leg only and it can get severe. My back leg doesn't get painful at...
Forum: Western Canada   01-27-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 355
Posted By Klang180
Good Instructor in Whistler

Hey guys, Just put myself at the mercy of the forumgoers in a video in the tips section and got some great responses.

It did however leave me yearning for some lessons again. Did a morning in...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-27-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,681
Posted By Klang180
Thanks a lot for the additional feedback Ksup and...

Thanks a lot for the additional feedback Ksup and definetly duly noted.

One question for you and the others kind enough to give me feedback, when you say fore and aft movements i understand you...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-27-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,681
Posted By Klang180
Firstly apologies for the video error and thanks...

Firstly apologies for the video error and thanks for embedding it in the post, very helpful indeed.

Stillz and Wrath thanks a lot for your feedback which judging by the consistency in your points...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-27-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,681
Posted By Klang180
Thanks a lot now unlisted.:)

Thanks a lot now unlisted.:)
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