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First Pow

The Gateway Drug.

Hey, what can we say. Our kids are growing up fast and we needed another length to feed the addiction. Offered now in a 135cm length for the 8-12yr olds, and still scaled down from our beloved 420, the PowInc is the real deal.

$329.95
Size: 125

SKU: Y.23.SNY.JRP.XX.125.1

Estimated ship date: September 21, 2022Learn more

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First Pow tech

riders
DCP
Lengths
125, 135
Shape
Directional Weird
Outline
Radial
Core
Weightless
Glass
Triax

Flex rating: 4/10

Riding Type

outline

Directional Weird

Inspired by Steve Lis, and 420 the revolution that occurred when kneeboards influenced surfboard design. Powder is all about speed and flotation. Displacement of a board’s volume is affected by more than just length. With the 420 for example, we’re able to get the stability and float normally associated with much longer boards by punching out the waist width and drastically chopping the length. The 148 for example has the same circumference and base surface as a traditional 160, but it’s mass is located much closer to your feet resulting in more maneuverability and far less swing weight

A slight taper (12mm) helps keep the nose up without loosing the tail’s ability to hold in hard-pack. Stance is only slightly set back from center of effective edge because the difference in nose and tail shovel keeps you from going over the nose.

Core

Full Poplar

Our baseline core for tip to tail woodcore snowboard construction. Strikes a predictable balance between durability, consistent flex and light weight.

Base Profile

Blended Rocker

Base Materials

Extruded

Just like it says. This material is formed by extrusion. It’s softer than our other two bases, which isn’t necessarily a bad thing. At the speeds many of us ride, this material is actually quicker (gets up to speed faster) than sintered when waxed correctly. You may have your own proof of this when you’re smoking by someone with a dried out “high-end” base. It also retains wax better because it’s more porous and is easy to fix with a P-Tex stick if you get scratches in it.

Know your Specs

radial

First Pow specs

Board Length (cm) 125 135
Surface Area (dm2) 30,6 33
Tip Length (cm) 30,9 31,4
Tail Length (cm) 19,2 19,7
Effective Edge Length (cm) 88,8 97,8
Contact Length (cm) 74,9 83,9
Waist Width (cm) 24,1 25,2
Front Foot Width (cm) 25,6 26,6
Rear Foot Width (cm) 25,1 26,1
Tip Width (cm) 28,5 30
Tail Width (cm) 27,2 28,6
Taper (cm) 1,4 1,4
Rocker / Camber (mm) 0 0
Sidecut (m) 5 5,5
Ref. Point (cm) 48,3 49,5
Ref. Point (in) 19 19,5
Ref. Stance Setback (mm) 1,3 1,5
Min Ref. Stance Width (cm) 44,3 45,5
Min Ref. Stance Width (in) 17,4 17,9
Max Ref. Stance Width (cm) 52,3 53,5
Max Ref. Stance Width (in) 20,6 21,1
Rider Weight (lbs) 29-36 32-45
Rider Weight (kg) 65-80 70-100

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