Lib Tech Climax
Size: 155, 159, 163
The Climax is Travis Rice and Lib Tech's design moment where precision, pop, and power have joined forces to create the epitome of performance. This board weights in almost a pound less than Rice's already lightweight Goldmember. How is this achieved? With full carbon construction at 0˚, 30˚ and 90˚, Spin-Slim lightweight tip and tails, magnesium fiberglass layup, and a special core that combines ultralight recycled PET wth Paulownia, Aspen, Columbian Gold woods. The crossroads of fluid dampness and unbelievable firecracker snap is where this ultra lightweight and durable all-mountain board lands.
Bend: Rocker C2X Camber Profile - A shorter, more aggressive banana rocker combined with cambers that sit more underfoot. Extra solid tip and tail pressure for power, pop, precision and end-to-end stability combined with a medium amount of pressure between your feet for carving, edge hold on ice and float in pow.
Flex: Medium Stiff Flex - Stout enough to charge your hardest but without excessive harshness.
Core: Balsa / Paulownia / Aspen / Columbian Gold Wood Core
Laminates: Climax Construction - Lib Tech’s most advanced construction technology uses a carbon 0˚ 30˚ 90˚ weave and magnesium coated glass fiber.
Recycled PET Stringers
Sidewalls: Birch Internal Sidewalls
UHMW Tip / Tail Impact Deflection
UHMW Sintered Sidewalls
Edges: Magne-Traction® - 7 Strategically located edge serrations provide unreal edge hold and control in all conditions. Turns ice into powder.
Topsheet: Bio Beans Topsheet - ExperiMental division leader Mike Olson loves beans! When he’s not eating them, he’s buying plastics made with them. Lib Tech has made a commitment to using a new earth-friendly, bio-plastic top skin made from beans that features the highest strength-to-weight ratio of any top sheet in the industry.
Graphics: Art by Mike Parillo
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