Never Summer Shaper Twin Snowboard

$589.99
no. 499990734246 3003960

Never Summer Shaper Twin Snowboard

$589.99
no. 499990734246 3003960
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Select Size: 153

Never Summer Shaper Twin Snowboard

$589.99
Color: NO COLOR
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Description

The Shaper is the most versatile and unique board on the hill. It takes a board this unusual to rule all snowboarding categories. Twin in length, yet tapered in direction, the Shaper Twin gives you balanced and exceptional performance in every terrain ventured. The tail features Ripsaw Rocker Camber so you get trench digging edge hold, snap out of turns, and huge pop. Original Rocker Camber in the nose for insane float and a surfy feel. The Blower Stance makes the Shaper a deep pow destroyer too! This is basically the board everyone should be riding.

Product Details
  • Rocker Type
    • Fusion Rocker Camber – Fusion RC puts the edge gripping hold, snap out of turns, and huge pop of Ripsaw RC in the back, and combines it with the float and surfy feel of Original RC in the front. Fusion is here to bring back the fun and fluidity that will make snowboarding dynamic again.
    • Extended Transition Area – Never Summer adds a small flat section in the snowboard profile that improves both turn initiation and powder flotation.
  • Flex
    • Flex Rating – 6 (1 Soft - 10 Stiff)
    • Dampness Rating – 5 (1 Lively - 10 Damp)
  • Shape
    • Vario Power Grip Sidecut – Vario Power Grip Sidecut utilizes multiple radii creating extra contact points to enhance edge hold. A flat section in the rocker area provides a broad contact point when flexed, but allows the board to track straight and not catch when unbent. Flanking this straight section are two shallow radii, which provide the second and third contact points. Towards the ends of the sidecut are deep radii which render quick turn initiation and the final contact points
    • 10 mm Taper
    • Early Rise Nose/Tail
  • Core
    • NS Superlight Wood Core – Never Summer uses a custom blend of wood species that was created to be the lightest weight yet durable core on the market. The NS Superlight Wood Core is CNC sanded in the custom wood working facility to a fraction of a millimeter. A tailored flex is perfected, giving their snowboards unequaled performance.
  • Laminates
    • Carbon Max Laminate Technology – More carbon equals more power and performance. The Carbon Max Laminate Technology combines an advanced top and bottom carbon matrix to maximize response and strength where it's needed most. The result is a lightweight yet powerful configuration that provides torsional rigidity and energy transfer without sacrificing the control a rider needs.
    • STS Pretensioned Fiberglass – The world's best snowboard fiberglass, period. This advanced pre-hardened, pre-tensioned, layered laminate has added elastomer stringers between the 0 degree and 90 degree glass fibers (the length of the effective edge). This produces a stronger bond between the individual glass laminates giving our snowboards unmatched strength, edge hold and performance.
    • Bi-Lite Fiberglass – Bi-Lite Fiberglass combines many of the strength characteristics of Never Summer's STS fiberglass with an ultralight glass fiber matrix. This delivers incredible freestyle and freeride performance without sacrificing durability.
    • Elastomeric Underfoot Stabilizers – Elastomeric Underfoot Stabilizers directly below the mounting area provide optimum vibration absorption and increase high-speed stability while reducing foot fatigue.
    • RDS 2 Damping System – This lightweight system uses three narrower laminated dampening layers that provide the perfect combination of vibration, absorption, and stability. RDS 2 is the perfect balance of freeride stability and freestyle liveliness.
  • Sidewalls
    • Sintered P-Tex Sidewalls – Never Summer was the first snowboard company to use and perfect Sintered P-Tex Sidewalls, and they've never seen one crack. Unlike conventional ABS sidewalls that have a tendency to crack in colder temperatures, Sintered P-Tex Sidewalls maintain their integrity at any temperature.
  • Base
    • Durasurf XT Sintered 5501 Base – Crown Plastics has developed an exclusive, super fast, durable sintered base specifically for higher end boards. Just the right amount of graphite has been added making the Durasurf XT Sintered 5501 Base the fastest Never Summer has ever used.
  • Edges
    • Full Wrap Metal Edge
  • Topsheet
    • Premium Coextruded Polymer Topsheet – The Premium Topsheet is a durable, lightweight, scratch and chip resistant fiber backed thermoplastic. The premium topsheets also provide more grip than other topsheet materials, working as a built-in stomp pad.
  • Additional Features
    • P-Tex Tip/Tail Protection – Boards with P-Tex Tip/Tail Protection have UHMW plastic, or P-Tex which is a softer molecular material that not only seals and protects the wood core, but also absorbs vibration and impact.
    • Blower Stance – An extra set of inserts allow you to set the stance way back for tons of directional float on powder days.
  • Binding Compatibility
    • 2 x 4 Insert Pattern
Specs
Size (cm) 153 156 159
Effective Edge (mm) 1160 1180 1220
Tip Width (mm) 310 311 313
Waist Width (mm) 260 262 262
Tail Width (mm) 300 301 303
Sidecut Radius (m) 7.83 8.12 8.24
Stance Setback (in) 0 0 0
Stance Range (in) 20 - 24.5 20 - 24.5 20 - 24.5
Width Regular Regular Regular

Terrain - Freestyle, All-Mountain
Ability Level - Intermediate-Advanced
Rocker Type - Camber/Rocker/Camber
Shape - Directional Twin
Flex Rating - Medium
Binding Mount Pattern - 2x4
Core/Laminates - Carbon, Wood
Series - Tim Canaday's Shaper Series
Made in the USA - Yes
Warranty - 3 Years

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