Unless you're a big line bounty hunter like Boba Fett in search of the ultimate shred stick, this is not the droid for you. The Jones Carbon Solution Splitboard is the trophy truck of the backcountry. It makes mandatory moves child's play and chews chunder to bits. Stiff and hyper-responsive, this stupid fast Carbon Solution is equipped with a carbon topsheet and specially placed carbon stringers designed to provide a lightweight, forgiving board that absorbs the chatter of uneven terrain, allowing you to put more energy into your mission. Hold on tight and get ready for the ride of your life on the Jones Carbon Solution Splitboard .
Directional Rocker A hybrid rocker/camber flex pattern defined by more tip rocker then tail rocker and slight camber between the bindings. The rockered tip gives the nose added float and improves maneuverability while the camber underfoot gives you added edge hold and response. A slightly rockered tail maintains the power and stability of a traditional board but helps keep the tail catch free initiating turns and landing switch. "My experience is that most falls in freeriding start from the nose of the board - you either go over the bars in powder, the nose gets caught under a weird crust and tosses you, or you hit a hard tranny at the contact point of the tip and get bucked. Directional Rocker eliminates most of these falls." -Jeremy Jones
Blunt Nose "How a board glides in powder, crust, corn, or any snow condition more then an inch deep is dictated by its front contact point and just past it. Next time you are in soft snow watch how much snow comes over the corner of the nose near the contact point. The billowing snow means you are plowing through it which is obviously slowing you down. By adding a blunt nose you get the float benefits of a much longer board tip without the added length or swing weight." -Jeremy Jones.
FSC® Wood Core The FSC® wood cores come from forests that are managed to meet the social, economic and ecological needs of present and future generations. ALL Jones Snowboard Cores are FSC®.
Hard Core (Poplar / Beech) Jones' signature core, the Hard Core, is a hybrid wood core designed for the ultimate pop, power transfer and durability. Featherweight Poplar stringers in the middle of the core are framed with bulletproof Beech stringers under the edges to produce a core that combines the snappy, even flex of Poplar with the damp responsive benefits of Beech. Framing the sides of the core in the Beech Hardwood creates unparalleled energy transfer to your edge and helps protect the board from harsh side impacts.
Sintered Base Fastest natural base material available. Durable, absorbs wax faster and retains wax longer.
Flip Flop Base By flip flopping the base graphic colors, P-Tex waste is drastically reduced by increasing the material yield.
Stone Ground Finish Adds texture to the base and helps to displace water, which makes your snowboard ride faster.
Mellow Magne-Traction™ Maximizes your edge hold between your feet so you have better control and stability even on the iciest slopes. Magne-Traction™ varies in the serration depending on the board; regardless it will deliver a catch-free ride any day. "Magne-Traction™ is a key ingredient for rockered board designs. Adding rocker to your board makes it glide more smoothly, but it makes it harder to really lock into your turns and hold a solid edge. Magne-Traction™ is crucial to offset the drift typical of rocker flex patterns." - Jeremy Jones.
Stronger Edges Jones added 35% more steel than a typical edge. What this achieves is a 250% increase in impact resistance compared to other edges offered on the market today.
Carbon Topsheet The bi-directional Carbon Topsheet is the pinnacle technology behind the ultra responsive Jones carbon series boards. No other topsheet material on earth offers equal dampening, stiffness and torsional rigidity as carbon fiber. This is the secret sauce that gives the Carbon Flagship and Carbon Solution the horsepower and handling of a Formula One car.
Karakoram Hardware All Jones Splitboards exclusively feature Karakoram Hardware.
Alu Protect State of the art strength aluminum tip protectors. Elastomer is bonded to the aluminum to absorb vibrations.
Compatible with Karakoram and Voile split board binding systems
|Effective Edge (mm)||1140||1170||1170||1210||1210|
|Tip Width (mm)||289||292||301||296||304|
|Waist Width (mm)||249||252||262||254||263|
|Tail Width (mm)||288||290||299||293||302|
|Sidecut Radius (m)||8.5||9.1||9.3||9.3||9.3|
|Stance Setback (mm)||35||35||35||35||40|
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Comments about Jones Carbon Solution Splitboard 2014:
Only splitboard I've ever owned