Arbor Clovis Carter 157 Snowboard Review 2018-2019- Rated Radical!
TESTER: Benjamin Louis Pellegrino
BOARD: Arbor Clovis Carter 157
OVERALL IMPRESSION FROM 1 TO 10: Radical (10)
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE THING ABOUT THIS BOARD?: well considering that i hated the last version. This was a huge surprise
WHAT IS YOUR LEAST FAVORITE THING ABOUT THIS BOARD?: the pointy nose, would love to see it more blunted out and a little fuller
OVERALL COMMENTS: I thought i was gonna hate it. Turns out i loved it . Everday big mtn ripper! Sign me up
RATE THE SHAPE FROM 1 TO 7: 6
SHAPE COMMENT: NOT JUST GOOD BUT GOOD ENOUGH
ADDITIONAL SHAPE COMMENTS: really think a blunter more filled out nose would be more sellable
RATE THE FLEX FROM 1 TO 7: RADICAL
FLEX COMMENT: JUST RIGHT
ADDITIONAL FLEX COMMENT: Figured it would be stiff and pissed for Carter. Not the case. Medium flex, easy to manipulate in and out of turns in all conditions
RATE STABILITY THROUGH TURNS: RADICAL
STABILITY COMMENT: ROCK SOLID- AS GOOD AS IT GETS
ADDITIONAL STABILITY COMMENTS: Grip tech works. Maybe lessen the grip ? Micro Grip? It seems a bit excessive
RATE THE POP/ PLAYFULNESS FROM 1 TO 7: RADICAL
COMMENT ON PLAYFULNESS:
ADDITIONAL COMMENT ON PLAYFULNESS: Super fun. real poppy. snappy and responsive.
RATE FLOAT IN POW FROM 1 TO 7: RADICAL
COMMENT ON FLOAT IN POW: EASY TO STAY UP
ADDITIONAL COMMENT ON FLOAT IN POW: add a touch more early ride rocker to tip . for effortless float?
RATE THE GRAPHICS FROM 1 TO 7: RADICAL
GRAPHICS COMMENT: AESTHETIC AND INSPIRING
ADDITIONAL GRAPHICS COMMENTS: Maybe carter should have stained veneers? each size a little different?
ANYTHING ELSE YOU WOULD LIKE TO SAY: Carter fucking rules. I like him a lot. And I was stoked he changed his board, cause the last one SUCKED!