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GNU Essential Service Snowboard 2022

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GNU - Essential Service Snowboard 2022
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One board that's not going out of style any time soon, in this economy or any other, is the GNU Essential Service Snowboard. A directional speed demon for freeriders seeking out secret stashes and sketchy steeps. The C2 Hybrid profile perfectly blends rocker and camber so you can rip everything from fresh powder to spicy chunder fields, while Magne-Traction steak knife edges allow you to slice your line like a medium-rare filet mignon no matter how firm the snow. A portion of the proceeds from this board goes to @theserviceboard to mentor kids and create awesome outdoor experiences, much like the ones you'll get from the GNU Essential Service Snowboard.

Product Details

Rocker Type

C2 Hybrid TechnologyThe perfect rocker-camber hybrid, rips everything.

Flex

Flex RatingMedium - Firm

Core

G2 Eco Core | Aspen / Paulownia I / 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

ArtShawn Bishop / @sbishbish

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) 155 157 158W 159 160W
Effective Edge (mm) 1150 1170 1170 1190 1190
Tip Width (mm) 300 303 313 305 315
Waist Width (mm) 253 255 265 255 267
Tail Width (mm) 289 291 301 293 303
Sidecut Radius (m) 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2
Stance Setback (in) 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
Stance Range (in) 19.25 - 24 19.25 - 24 19.25 - 24 19.25 - 24 19.25 - 24
Width Regular Regular Wide Regular Wide

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GNU products can only be shipped within the United States and Canada

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