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GNU Essential Service Snowboard 2021

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GNU - Essential Service Snowboard 2021
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The GNU Essential Service Snowboard is a directional speed demon for freeriders seeking out secret stashes and spicy steeps. Its wide, mildly tapered nose provides plenty of float through the deep but if you arrive to find your favorite zone chewed up and tracked out, no biggie; the medium firm flex and C3 camber profile provide all the horsepower you need to blow through resort chop 'n chunder with total confidence.

Product Details

Rocker Type

C3 TechnologyAggressive dominant cambers out to the contacts combined with mild rocker between your feet. Subtle Banana rocker gives freestyle freedom with maximum end to end stability for big, high-speed lines. For aggressive, skilled riders.

Flex

Flex RatingMedium - Firm

Core

G3 Eco Core | Balsa / Aspen / Paulownia IISustainably Harvested, light, strong, and poppy.

Laminates

Tri-Ax / Bi-AxFiberglass reinforcement for strength and pop.

Sidewalls

UHMWUHMW sidewalls are super tough and environmentally friendly.

Base

Sintered Knife Cut BaseFast, tough and easy to maintain

Edges

Magne-Traction®Unreal edge hold; 7 strategically located and sized edge serrations provide unreal edge hold and control in all conditions.

Topsheet

Eco-Sublimated Poly TopTough and environmentally friendly.

Graphics

ArtGNU Art Dept / @gnusnowboards

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
  • Flex Rating: Stiff More 
    Stiff
  • Binding Mount Pattern: 2x4
  • Core/Laminates: Wood
  • Edge Tech: Magne-Traction
  • Made in the USA: Yes
    Yes
  • Warranty: 1 Year
Size (cm) 155 159 159W 161 161W 164W
Effective Edge (mm) 1100 1120 1120 1140 1140 1170
Tip Width (mm) 291 299 309 303 311 316
Waist Width (mm) 248 250 260 252 262 265
Tail Width (mm) 287 291 301 295 302 306
Sidecut Radius (m) 8 8 8 8 8 8
Stance Setback (in) 1 1 1 1 1 1
Stance Range (in) 20.25 - 25 20.25 - 25 20.25 - 25 20.25 - 25 20.25 - 25 20.25 - 25
Rider Weight (lbs) 135 - 220 140 - 230 130 - 250 140 - 240 140 - 260 150 - 270
Width Regular Regular Mid-Wide Regular Mid-Wide Mid-Wide

Other Notes

GNU products can only be shipped within the United States

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