Bataleon Carver 158 Snowboard Review 2018-2019
TESTER: Chad Cremers
BOARD: Bataleon Carver 158
OVERALL IMPRESSION FROM 1 TO 7: 4
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE THING ABOUT THIS BOARD?: Pretty solid all around, normal snowboard
WHAT IS YOUR LEAST FAVORITE THING ABOUT THIS BOARD?: Washy on the tail when finishing a turn, perhaps something that needs to get used to.
OVERALL COMMENTS: I thought it was a pretty solid all around snowboard. Wasn’t impressive but wasn’t disappointing. Good for riding just about everything but won’t blow your pants off either.
RATE THE SHAPE FROM 1 TO 7: 6
SHAPE COMMENT: FUN TO LOOK AT
ADDITIONAL SHAPE COMMENTS: Pretty cool looking board
RATE THE FLEX FROM 1 TO 7: 6
FLEX COMMENT: JUST RIGHT
ADDITIONAL FLEX COMMENT: Really liked the flex on this thing!
RATE STABILITY THROUGH TURNS FROM 1 TO 7: 5
STABILITY COMMENT: PRETTY GOOD
ADDITIONAL STABILITY COMMENTS: Pretty stable at high speed but wants to wash on deep carves, specifically deep heel side
RATE THE POP/ PLAYFULNESS FROM 1 TO 7: RADICAL
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RATE THE GRAPHICS FROM 1 TO 7: 6
GRAPHICS COMMENT: I’M FEELING IT
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ANYTHING ELSE YOU WOULD LIKE TO SAY: May take some adjustment period to get used to the triple base when carving on hardpack?