Lib-Tech Skunk Ape HP 2017

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Description

The Lib-Tech Skunk Ape is every big guys favourite snowboard. If you have bigger feet or are above average height and weight this board is calling your name. More 'big guys' fall in love with the Skunk Ape than any other big board. This board now only comes in the Horsepower Version is has its price reduced by $100! It uses sheets of basalt weave for a lighter and smoother ride. Comparing the horse power version to the regular you will get almost the same board except with a much smoother and easier ride. Not to mention the overall weight reduction.


Key Features

This is a wide board for big foot riders. Not sure if you should be on a wide board? 

Camber Type: C2 BTX (Moustache Camber)

This camber type gives great control in all areas of your snowboard. Rocker between the feet give great edge hold and nose lift in the powder. Traditional camber under the inserts out to the contact points allow for better tip and tail control.

Flex: 7/10 Stiff (1=soft, 10=stiff)

This is an aggressive mountain slayer for the bigger guys who need a board that can tackle any terrain or turn shape he throws at it. 

Shape: Directional Twin

All the benefits of a twin snowboard but with a slightly longer nose for epic crud destroying and powder floating.

Core: Colombian gold / Power A

Light Strong and earth friendly wood core combined with Triax and Biax basalt glass (natures volcanic fiberglass) for lightweight strength.

Edges: Magne-Traction

Slice through hard pack and ice like a Samurai with 7 points of edge control. Double sintered, ultra high molecule sidewalls for added strength. 

Base: Sintered

The strongest, fastest and most durable base on the market. Keep it happy with regular waxes and love. 

 

SIZE CHART

Board Lengths: 157cm, 161cm, 165cm

Stance Set back: 12mm 

Waist Width:

(157cm) 268mm

(161cm) 268mm

(165cm) 268mm

Recommended Rider Weight:

(157cm) 55kg+

(161cm) 60kg+

(165cm) 65kg+

  • Not sure which size to get? Check out our snowboard size chart here.
  • Not sure if you need a wide board or not? Find out here.
  • Want to find out about snowboard cambers and shapes? Click here.
  • Want to find out about different types of snowboard edges (magne-traction)? Click here.
  • Want to find out about the difference in snowboard bases? Click here.
  • Want to find out about snowboard construction? Click here.


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