.38 Special

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Specifications
Size Nose Tail Width Waist Width Sidecut (m) Stance (cm) Stance (in) Setback (mm) Rider Weight KG Rider Weight Lbs
172 308 / 308 261 9.8 / 8.3 52-64 20.5-25.2 -20 80+ 175+
164 303 / 303 258 9.4 / 7.9 52-64 20.5-25.2 -20 75+ 165+
161 301 / 301 257 9.3 / 7.8 52-64 20.5-25.2 -20 70+ 155+
158 299 / 299 256 9.2 / 7.7 52-64 20.5-25.2 -20 65-85 145-185
Roof Chop Camber
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About the

.38 Special

The .38 Special is a lightweight, all-mountain directional board chambered in our new Roofchop Camber. This powerful shred stick was built to meet the demands of those who like to engage hauling ass down the mountain, yet will deliver control in any situation – Prepare to fly!

Highlight Features

Roof Chop Camber
Smooth and Even Response
In an effort to build the smoothest-performing boards on the mountain, Nitro designed the Roof Chop Camber: A low positive camber with a flattened center zone provides unmatched pop and even edge pressure without bite.
Sintered Speed Formula HD Base
High Definithion - High Density - High Durability
Utilizing a new base material compound, we have been able to achieve higher abrasion resistance, increased wax absorption and higher on-snow speeds. All in an ultra clear package for extra crisp graphics.
Powerlite Core
Lightweight Performance and Pop
The highest grade of ultra-lightweight poplar wood in our Powerlite core makes for the perfect ride with lots of pop and unmatched strength at a minimum weight.
Bi-Lite Laminates
Forgiving And Strong
Our rider-trusted Bi-Lite Laminates are engineered for unrivaled strength, powerful style and refined board-feel.

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