Rossignol sashimi 156 Snowboard Review 2019-2020

Description

TESTER: Knut Carter

BOARD: Rossignol sashimi 156

TEST YEAR:   2019 SHAPERSUMMIT SNOWBOARD REVIEWS

OVERALL IMPRESSION FROM  1 TO 7:  6

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE THING ABOUT THIS BOARD?: ease of float in powder

WHAT IS YOUR LEAST FAVORITE THING ABOUT THIS BOARD?: Noise is too soft for bumps

OVERALL COMMENTS: I rode it first thing in deep powder. It was effortless. No leaning back. It floated amazingly through the deep stuff. Eagles on groomers and side hits. The noise is too soft and buckles on choppy, bumpy snow.

BOARD STYLE: POWDER BOARD      

CONDITIONS TESTED IN: HARDPACK  ICE  POWDER SLUSH

RATE THE SHAPE FROM 1 TO 7:  6

SHAPE COMMENT: AT THING OF BEAUTY

ADDITIONAL SHAPE COMMENTS:  perfect for powder

RATE THE FLEX FROM 1 TO 7:   6

FLEX COMMENT:  JUST RIGHT

ADDITIONAL FLEX COMMENT:  I feel like the nose needs to be stiffer

RATE STABILITY THROUGH TURNS FROM 1 TO 7:  6

STABILITY COMMENT: PRETTY GOOD

ADDITIONAL STABILITY COMMENTS: really stable until you need to get through bumps

RATE THE POP/ PLAYFULNESS FROM 1 TO 7:  6

COMMENT ON PLAYFULNESS: PRETTY DARN FUN

ADDITIONAL COMMENT ON PLAYFULNESS:  super playful. not a lot if pop with the short tail.

RATE FLOAT IN POW FROM 1 TO 7:  7

COMMENT ON FLOAT IN POW: EFFORTLESSLY FLOATY

ADDITIONAL COMMENT ON FLOAT IN POW: you can’t sink it

RATE THE GRAPHICS FROM 1 TO 7:  6

GRAPHICS COMMENT: AESTHETIC AND INSPIRING

ADDITIONAL GRAPHICS COMMENTS: very pleasing to look at

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