Franco Big Brown Swallowtail 169 SNOWBOARD REVIEW 2016
TESTER: Olaus Linn
BOARD: Franco Big Brown Swallowtail 169
OVERALL IMPRESSION FROM 1 TO 10: 9
OVERALL COMMENTS: Second favorite board of the test (after Gentem Big Fish)
RATE THE SHAPE FROM 1 TO 5: 5
SHAPE COMMENT: Super crazy good on the groomers considering.
RATE THE FLEX FROM 1 TO 5: 4
FLEX COMMENT: Pretty stiff, big board which is exactly how it needed to be.
RATE STABILITY THROUGH TURNS: 5
STABILITY THROUGH TURNS: The huge nose and short tail combined to make this thing incredibly stable at high speed.
RATE THE GRAPHICS FROM 1 TO 5: 3
GRAPHICS COMMENT: Big and brown. Pretty!
RATE THE POP/ PLAYFULNESS FROM 1 TO 5: 3
COMMENT ON PLAYFULNESS: Not a ton of pop and play, but more than I expected.
RATE FLOAT IN POW IF AVAILABLE FROM 1 TO 5: 3
COMMENT ON FLOAT IN POW: Bet it would be awesome.