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Lib Tech Skate Banana BTX Snowboard 2016

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Product Info

When you're dropping in on the Lib Tech Skate Banana BTX Snowboard, there is no time for selfies - just face shots and perfectly greased rails. The BTX rocker makes for a playful yet predictable ride on any terrain, but truly excels as a jibbing machine. The Skate Banana has UHMW sidewalls and Tip/Tail impact deflection for durability, and Magne-Traction edges ensure bite and confidence on icy days in between dumps. From newer riders to seasoned vets who like the feel of a fully rockered board, the Lib Tech Skate Banana BTX Snowboard will make your playful riding style shine.

Product Details

Rocker Type

BTXRevolutionary all terrain freestyle banana blend. Rocker between your feet with flat to mild camber to contact points. Mild tip pressure for unreal float and jibbing, solid pressure between your feet for easy turning and great ice edge hold.

Flex

Flex: 5-6 (depending on size)A versatile, medium-stiff flex designed to be aggressive yet playful, and great for all-mountain riding.

Shape

True TwinA true twin snowboard shape is ideal for riders who want to ride switch or play in the park. The nose and tail are identical and the flex is evenly distributed throughout the entirety of the board. True twins are perfectly symmetrical.

Core

Columbia Gold Power AspenThis milled wood core made from select species of lively wood from south of the border. Ultra lightweight, strong, high-density fibers make for a smooth ride.

Laminates

Bi-ax0° and 90° Fiber foundation flexible pop magnifier

Sidewalls

UHMW Sintered SidewallsUltra High Molecular Weight exterior sidewalls made from soy-based elastomer are laminated to five internal wood layers for totally bombproof sidewalls.

Birch Power Transfer Internal SidewallsThese sidewalls transfer energy to the edges more rapidly. Aiming to give you unmatched control, pop, precision, and response.

UHMW Tip/Tail Impact Deflection

Base

Co-Ex Base

Die-cut BaseBase color displayed may not be available. Base colors may vary.

Edges

Magne-Traction™The hot commodity in edge-technology; 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.

Topsheet

Eco-Sublimation PBT TopsheetThis is a unique water-based graphic process that uses no toxic solvents or curtain coats in the manufacturing process. In exchange, you have a durable, classy looking top sheet that was made environmentally-friendly.

Graphics

Enviro GraphicsThere are no cancer-causing toxins in the graphic clear-coats. Instead, Mervin Manufacturing uses a water-based ink system to print all their snowboard graphics.

Art by Mike Parillo

Additional Features

environMENTAL ConstructionMervin has been building environmentally-friendly snowboards for 30 years in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Every step of the board building process is hand-built by real snowboards who care about their environment. Today, they still strive to reduce their footprint when creating these outstanding products. Mervin believes that a healthy environment is critical in continuing awesome shred for years to come.

Binding Compatibility

2 x 4 Insert Pattern

Specs

  • Terrain: All-Mountain, Freestyle More 
  • Ability Level: Intermediate-Advanced More 
  • Rocker Type: Camber/Rocker/Camber More 
  • Shape: True Twin
  • Flex Rating: Medium More 
  • Core/Laminates: Wood
  • Edge Tech: Magne-Traction
  • Athletes: Ted Borland, Brandon Reis, Jason Robinson, Fredi Kalbermatten
  • Warranty: 1 Year
  • Made in the USA: Yes
Size (cm) 145N 148N 149 151N 152 153W 154 156 156W 159 159W 162 162W
Effective Edge (mm) 1080 1110 1110 1140 1140 1140 1150 1170 1170 1200 1200 1230 1230
Tip Width (mm) 277 280 284 285 289 299 290 295 305 297 307 300 308
Waist Width (mm) 239 242 247 245 252 261 253 255 265 255 265 258 267
Tail Width (mm) 277 280 284 285 289 299 290 295 305 297 307 300 308
Sidecut Radius (m) 7.9 8.1 8.1 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.3 8.3 8.4 8.4 8.4 8.4
Stance Setback (in) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stance Range (in) 18-23.5 20.25-26 20.25-26 20.25-26 20.25-26 20.25-26 20.25-26 20.25-26 20.25-26 20.25-26 20.25-26 20.25-26 20.25-26
Rider Weight (lbs) 60+ 60+ 60+ 65+ 65+ 75+ 70+ 75+ 75+ 80+ 80+ 95+ 95+
Width Narrow Narrow Regular Narrow Regular Wide Regular Regular Wide Regular Wide Mid-Wide Wide

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Lib Tech products can only be shipped within the United States