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Lib Tech T.Rice Gold Member FP XC2 BTX Snowboard 2016

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Lib Tech - T.Rice Gold Member FP XC2 BTX Snowboard 2016
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Lib Tech didn't equip the Gold Member with all-terrain XC2 rocker and Firepower Construction for leisure cruising. This wild child has a spirit that yearns for mindblowing descents and huge airs off backcountry booters. The Lib Tech T.Rice Gold Member FP XC2 BTX Snowboard's big mountain feel has Magne-Traction® edges allowing you to ride over hardpack or ice with ease, while the next-generation core of basalt and lightweight hardwoods gives you the stability and stiffness needed in no-fall zones. Go bigger and steeper with the Lib Tech T.Rice Gold Member FP XC2 BTX Snowboard.

Product Details

Rocker Type

XC2 BTXA short but aggressive banana rocker is centered between the binding inserts where it meets camber. The extends to the contact point giving extra solid pressure to the tip and tail creating power, pop, precision and end-to-end stability. The medium amount of pressure between your feet makes for a smoother ride and edge-to-edge transitions.

Flex

Flex: 6 (depending on size)A stiffer flex for hard-charging down your route with both control at higher speeds, and quick response.

Shape

Directional TwinEffortless freestyle and freeride geometry. Twin chassis from contact to contact points but with an ever so slightly longer nose than tail. This board floats on powder, charges through chunder with a Twin advantage.

Directional Tapered Notch SwallowtailStill rips in both directions.

Core

Firepower Construction CoreUltra-thin extended aspen spine that runs the length of the board is sandwiched between Paulownia and Columbian Gold renewable eco woods. This environmentally focused core is extraordinarily lightweight, durable and reduces vibrations.

Central Core EnlightenmentUltra light end grain balsa.

Laminates

Tri-Ax / Bi-AxPerfect blend of Tri-Ax: 45° 45° 90° Fiber foundation torsion enhancing pop amplifier and Bi-Ax: 0° 90° Fiber foundation flexible pop magnifier.

BasaltVolcanic, organic, additive-free reinforcements are made from Mother Nature's finest minerals. Flex modulus is synchronized with Lib Tech's resin system for maximum strength and minimum weight.

Ultra Thin Tips and TailsThin, ultra high molecular weight tips and tails for low spin weight and durability.

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

Sintered BaseThis base material was made through an environmentally-friendly process without the use of toxic solvents or curtain coats. Compression hardened amorphous UHMW creates the toughest, fastest best wax holding base material around. For best results, wax regularly.

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

Edges

Magne-Traction®Strategically located serrations on your edges that create confidence-building, fatigue-reducing, edge hold all over the mountain especially on hard pack and ice.

Topsheet

Eco-Sublimination Bio-Beans TopsheetNo toxic chemicals or coatings, just beans! Lib Tech has made a commitment to using new earth friendly, bio-plastic top skin made from castor beans that feature the highest strength-to-weight ratio of any topsheet in the industry.

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

Firepower ConstructionDesigned by Travis Rice, the FP Construction is Lib Tech's lightest snowboard construction. FP features farmed, eco-friendly, renewable and strong wood core material. UHMW ultra-thin protection and Basalt fiber reinforcements act as high impact protection. The bio beans lamination reduces vibrations while making the board evenly distribute energy output. All elements come together to create one enviroMENTALLY friendly powerful snowboard.

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, Freeride More 
    All-Mountain Freeride
  • Ability Level: Advanced-Expert More 
    Advanced-Expert
  • Rocker Type: Camber/Rocker/Camber More 
    Camber/Rocker/Camber
  • Shape: Directional Twin
  • Flex Rating: Stiff More 
    Stiff
  • Binding Mount Pattern: 2x4
  • Core/Laminates: Basalt, Wood
  • Edge Tech: Magne-Traction
  • Snowboard Awards: Transworld Snowboarding Good Wood
    Transworld Snowboarding Good Wood
  • Athletes: Travis Rice
  • Made in the USA: Yes
    Yes
  • Warranty: 1 Year
Size (cm) 155 159 161 163
Effective Edge (mm) 1150 1170 1220
Tip Width (mm) 300 303 305
Waist Width (mm) 258 258 264
Tail Width (mm) 300 303 305
Sidecut Radius (m) 8.1 8.2 8.2
Stance Setback (in) 2.5 2.5 2.5
Stance Range (in) 19.5-24.25 19.5-24.25 19.5-24.25
Rider Weight (lbs) 110​+ 120​+ 140​+
Width Mid-Wide Mid-Wide Wide

Other Notes

Lib Tech products can only be shipped within the United States

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