Banshee Bungee - Urban Jib - Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums
User Tag List

LinkBack Thread Tools
Display Modes
post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-12-2009, 12:35 PM
Posts: n/a
Mentioned: Post(s)
Tagged: Thread(s)
Quoted: Post(s)
Thumbs up Banshee Bungee - Urban Jib

I was out with some friends hitting rails and stumbled across a cool product. They had this launch system called the Urban Jib made by Banshee Bungee. It basically makes it so you don't need a drop-in ramp. You just pull this thing back and hold on. Anyhow, I found them online at Banshee Bungee - Home - Skimboarding and Riverboarding, they have a bunch of videos. I think I may order one, I'll keep you posted on my experience.
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-12-2009, 01:21 PM
Veteran Member
snoeboarder's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Utica, NY
Posts: 847
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
there is a video floating around with some dudes using one ... its a great idea, thats awesome how they use it in the river
snoeboarder is offline  
post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-12-2009, 01:31 PM
Posts: n/a
Mentioned: Post(s)
Tagged: Thread(s)
Quoted: Post(s)
Smile Many Uses

Yeah it seems like you can use the Bungee for just about anything, the river stuff is pretty cool but it seems like a short ride. I don't think I've ever seen a skimboarder go so big tho! I'm finding even more videos on YouTube, looks like they've got some pro riders using it. I think I need to buy one, I'm debating between the HP Bungee (long one) and the Urban Jib Bungee(short one).
post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-12-2009, 03:55 PM
Veteran Member
jmacphee9's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Detroit
Posts: 2,335
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
ok this definetly looks like spam, but when its a good and relevant product then its acceptable. it is a tad out of my price range though..good idea!

Lib Tech Skate banana
Nike kaiju
Burton [ak] 2l Cyclic Jacket
Holden Northfield 3L pants
jmacphee9 is offline  
post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-12-2009, 08:04 PM
Veteran Member
Nivek's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Mountains of Mordor
Posts: 7,249
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
That would be much easier to carry around and set-up than a drop in ramp. Good idea.

Snowboarding Is...

That thing I do to escape the world and have fun with my friends
Nivek is offline  
post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-13-2009, 01:40 PM
Posts: n/a
Mentioned: Post(s)
Tagged: Thread(s)
Quoted: Post(s)
Note from Banshee

Hi all, So my name is Cooper Kalisek I am with Banshee Bungee. The Bungee system works great. It is way easier, and less expensive than drop in ramps. Its easier to use than car tow in. A lot of times cars cant get close enough to the feature.

There are multiple bungee packages. The HP which is a 20' Bungee 225$, able to stretch 200' and pull up to 30MPH. Then there is an Urban Rail Package, 10' Bungee 149.90$, able to stretch 100' feet. The 20' system is about 10lbs and the diameter of a basketball and 6" high when packed up. THe 10' is half that.

The Urban package is great for short pull ins that dont need as much speed. Works for Snow, Skate, and Surf/Skim. If anyone has any questions, My email is Cooper@bansheebungee, 208-284-2701 is my cell.

About the pro's comment..... We have everyone stoked on them, and or sponsored. Absinthe Films, People Films, Stept productions. Quicksilver, Volcom, Rusty, Lost teams have them. Bill Bryan, Morgan Just on skim. Bittner, MFM, the revolution factory,Alex Andrews and crew, LPM/Dank Squad the Bozewreck crew,most all the salt lake crews for that matter all have used them. I could go on for ever on who finds them useful. For real there dope as shit. Banshee Bungee | Snowboarding, Skimboarding, and Riverboarding

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Please pick your gender.
Please select your insurance company (Optional)
What is the highest level of education you have?
What is your own yearly income?
What is your total household income?
including all earners in your household.
What is your current marital status?


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome