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  1. Wide or regular

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    I really hope someone can help me on this. I'm training to become a snowboard instructor and I just bought a Ride Machete 2016. It's a size 160 and the waist width is 250. Now my snowboard teacher is telling me that I really need to buy a wide instead of the regular I bought. But the guy who...
  2. Ride Machete 2013 - Size advice

    Boards
    Hi, I am about to pick up my first board, a Ride Machete 2013, but am a little stuck on which size to get. I wear a size 10US Nike Vapen and weigh around 85kg/187lbs. At the moment I'm deciding between a 158 or 160 regular width. I mostly ride all mountain with a bit of park thrown in (looking...
  3. Review on 2013 Ride Machete w/ 2013 Burton Cartel

    Snowboard Reviews
    I finally took my new set up to Tahoe for the first time, after riding on a Burton Dominate w/ K2 Forum bindings for about 8 years. I consider my self an advanced snowboarder, splitting my day up with the following: 70% free ride, 30% park (free style). This board was nothing short of amazing...
  4. Review on 2013 Ride Machete w/ 2013 Burton Carel

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    I finally took my new set up to Tahoe for the first time, after riding on a Burton Dominate w/ K2 Forum bindings for about 8 years. I consider my self an advanced snowboarder, splitting my day up with the following: 70% free ride, 30% park (free style). This board was nothing short of amazing...
  5. Binding paring help! Cartels??

    Bindings
    I need some help paring my Ride Machete 2013 (green base) with a pair of bindings. I've been riding for several years now (7+) and been transitioning into 70% mountain 30% park. I'm 5'6, 145 and I got a 155cm board, 9.5 bootsize. Ive read really good things about the Burton Cartels, and was...
  6. 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...
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