Board: Burton Dumptruck
Camber Option: Directional camber. A set again conventional camber with rocker within the nostril.
Bindings: K2 Indy
Stance: 21.5 Wide 18 Negative 15 Goofy
Boots: K2 Thraxis Size 10
My Weight: 195lbs
Resort: Copper Mountain
Conditions: A early morning mixture of solar, clouds, and a snow storm. Visibility was low to common and there was at the very least 10 inches of contemporary snow far and wide.
Flex: Stiff. This board is a plank. It’s well past center of the highway and borders extra on being a hardcore freeride plank. There is subsequent to no torsional flex which actually makes this board a bear to drive.
Stability: Well with this board being so stiff it’s very steady. You’ll by no means discover any chatter in that rocker within the nostril and this board will plow by means of something in its path.
Ollies/Pop: For being rear foot camber this board didn’t have as a lot pop as different decks I’ve ridden with it. You do should load it up and even you then don’t get plenty of snap out of it.
Butterability: God this board was a chore to butter with. Speed is your good friend however even nonetheless be ready to push into this board twice as arduous as you suppose.
Carving: The huge factor with this board is that it drives off that again foot the place the camber is and as such you are able to do tight fast in the reduction of carves nevertheless it actually shines doing lengthy drawn out turns. The type that take you from one facet of the path to the opposite.
Rider in Mind: Someone that desires to cost arduous and needs a stiff board.
Personal Thoughts: God this board was a plank. There is subsequent to no torsional flex and that makes it such a bitch to show. It simply desires to go straight and run over all the pieces in its path. In tight bushes you find yourself working twice as arduous as you maneuver. This board is for hauling ass and spraying arduous.
Comparable Boards: Rossignol Krypto, Capita Black Snowboard of Death, Jones Carbon Flagship.
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