Franco Propeller 156 Snowboard Review 2019-2020
TESTER: Shawna Paoli
BOARD: Franco Propeller 156
TEST YEAR: 2019 SHAPERSUMMIT SNOWBOARD REVIEWS
OVERALL IMPRESSION FROM 1 TO 7: 4
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE THING ABOUT THIS BOARD?: just looks beautiful. The nose and tail detail are amazing
WHAT IS YOUR LEAST FAVORITE THING ABOUT THIS BOARD?: too wide for me
OVERALL COMMENTS: Was amazing in pow! Didn’t let me drive in the hardpack. Was very squirrelly and took me where it wanted to go. Hurt my feet, but like I said this board was way too wide for me.
BOARD STYLE: POWDER BOARD
CONDITIONS TESTED IN: HARDPACK ICE POWDER
RATE THE SHAPE FROM 1 TO 7: 6
SHAPE COMMENT: AT THING OF BEAUTY
ADDITIONAL SHAPE COMMENTS: the taper and nose are so sexy
RATE THE FLEX FROM 1 TO 7:
FLEX COMMENT: TOO STIFF
ADDITIONAL FLEX COMMENT: This board was too big for me so I’m biased!
RATE STABILITY THROUGH TURNS FROM 1 TO 7: 4
STABILITY COMMENT: OK
ADDITIONAL STABILITY COMMENTS: was very squirrelly
RATE THE POP/ PLAYFULNESS FROM 1 TO 7: 3
COMMENT ON PLAYFULNESS: LIKE RIDING A 2 X 4
ADDITIONAL COMMENT ON PLAYFULNESS: Like I said too big for me so very very stiff!!
RATE FLOAT IN POW FROM 1 TO 7: 7
COMMENT ON FLOAT IN POW: EFFORTLESSLY FLOATY
ADDITIONAL COMMENT ON FLOAT IN POW: didn’t even have to think about staying on top
RATE THE GRAPHICS FROM 1 TO 7: 7
GRAPHICS COMMENT: AESTHETIC AND INSPIRING
ADDITIONAL GRAPHICS COMMENTS: omg is this a snowboard or art?