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  1. "Wide" board doctrine - let's be mathematical

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    Has been widely discussed. not trying to revisit old topic but just looking at it from a different perspective. 1) obviously board manufacturer differ from another and even in the different models they sell in terms what they call "wide". e.g 2018 159W ww 263mm yes standard ww 264mm or 160...
  2. Board Size Question

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    New to the forums, but was wondering on a size. Im 150 6,4 and been riding a 162, and feels fine, but many people say to step down alittle. I mostly ride Mountain and pow, should I stay in that area even if im alittle under weight for that size? Thanks for the help!
  3. Need some help with size plz

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    New to the forums, but was wondering on a size. Im 150 6,4 and been riding a 162, and feels fine, but many people say to step down alittle. I mostly ride Mountain and pow, should I stay in that area even if im alittle under weight for that size? Thanks for the help!
  4. Board sizing question - petite and heavy

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    Hello all! I have just recently fallen in love with snowboarding, but I need your help as I continue to progress. I'm short yet heavy, and have been having trouble finding the right size board to use. Female, 5', 175lbs, size 5.5US boots. I've been taking lessons and practicing on a 130cm board...
  5. 5'2 and about 85 lbs - Help with board sizing and picking out a board?

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    Measurements * Height: 5'2 * Weight: 85 lbs (I'm trying to gain weight, but I won't let that stop me from buying a board) * Boot Size: 8 / 9 (depending on the boot) Experience I have been snowboarding for around 3 years now. I can do blacks just fine and am starting to do double blacks (going...
  6. Park Board Size

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    Hey guys, I've been looking into a new park board and I got my eyes set on the Ride burnout hooked up with some Rome 390 Boss bindings. Only thing is I'm not sure how much smaller to go for a park to as compared to my typical all-mountain board (K2 Raygun). The sizes I am thinking are either 152...
  7. Help with Board Size

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    This will be my fourth season, if it ever gets cold here in the midwest. Right now i'm riding a nitro haze 157cm. I'm about 5'10 175lbs. My haze was the first board i bought and i picked the size based off of a chart on evo. I'm starting to spend more and more time in the park and last year i...
  8. Waist Width for Size 9.5/10 Mens Boots?

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    Hey I'm a chick with size 9.5/10 mens boots (womens 10.5/11) so i can't ride most womens boards because my overhang is a few inches. Just based off my boot size does anyone have any recommendations for waist width of boards? I'm looking at a couple with 246-249mm but I've already been through 2...
  9. Advice for buying Rome Reverb Rocker

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    Hi guys, Just wanted to see if anyone can give me some help/advice on my board choice... I'm looking to get the Rome reverb rocker (last years model) and I'm not sure whether to get the 158w or 161w and whether there would be much difference between the two...? I'm approx 87-90kg, 6ft 1inches...
  10. Nidecker Advanced snowboard

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    Hello, I am about to buy an used Nidecker Advanced 2009 or 2010 snowboard. My concern is the board size. The size is 157 cm. I am a 6'3" and 190 lbs. I am a beginner to intermediate snowboarder. I usually rent the boards, but now I am looking to buy my own. I have ridden 162, 160 and 158 cm...
  11. Rossignol Templar Board Sizing Help

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    Hey guys, need help on picking a size board. I'm pretty sold on the Rossignol Templar and thought I was gonna do the 159 wide, but it turns out I don't necessarily NEED a wide board. I thought I was a size 12 boot, my shoe size is 12, but apparently I can squeeze into a size 10/10.5. So my boots...
  12. Help with board for size 13 boot??

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    Hey gang, Im an intermediate snowboarder and have been riding for about 8 years. I am now moving to Breckenridge and will be hitting the slopes at least 5 times a week. I don't however have a board that fits me and have been renting the last few seasons. Im 6'2, weigh 180 lbs and wear a size 13...
  13. Quick question on picking a board size

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    I'm new to the sport and will be casually boarding once in a while. I am looking to buy a board of my own and found one on craigslist. Its a good deal cause it comes with boots bindings helmet and goggles but the board size is where i am suck because ive never bought a board before. The board...
  14. Manufacturer recommended weight

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    Hey guys, I just bought my first board! did my research and figured a 156 would be the ideal size for me. I really liked the Forum Kitchen sink (2013) which comes in 154.5 or 157.5 so I decided to go up to the 157.5 and was happy with that decision, until I saw the manufacturer recommended...
  15. weight limit on snowboard

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    if i weigh 300 pounds is it okay to ride a board that is 160 cm. i dont understand what the weight limit is for unless im doing a board slide. but i could do 50/50's instead. will the board break if i go off of a jump or something?
  16. Ride Machete vs K2 Lifelike?

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    Well, another "help-me-pick-a-deck" thread.. Hi everyone, we're debating over 2 boards with my friend - either Ride Machete 161 or K2 Lifelike 160W for him to get. He's 6", 165 (maybe 170) lb, has a good skiing background but wants to start riding a board this year. So, more to the beginner...
  17. Size Help!

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    So I'm going in to my 8th yeah boarding (on and off) and I've been riding a LTD fury 157 the whole time and it was old when I got it. the board is in nice shape still and I just tear up the mountain on that thing! (not to toot my own horn or anything) But anyway, I am about 6' tall and around...
  18. little reassurance on mid wide

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    Hey guys, first time thread for me, I recently bought a custom flying v 2013 158W. I'm 5"11, weigh about 85kg and intermediate level snowboarder. Brit living and riding south island of NZ, mt hutt, queenstown, wanaka and a few club fields. I have size 10 US feet, measuring in at 27cm using the...
  19. Board size

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    I am 5'10'' 225lbs. What would you recommend for a park board size?
  20. board advice...

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    Hey fellow boarders, I have been boarding (as a serious hobby) for 4-5 years now. I currently ride a 164 cm jones 2011/2012 twin mountain board. I love the feel and stiffness (about 6-7/10). I would like to be better in the park, and I notice that most boarders use a shorter board for this. . ...
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