Rossignol XV Magtek Splitboard + Split Kit

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From gut-wrenching Greenland steeps to treacherous Alaskan spines, Xavier de le Rue rips the most intimidating and remote lines on the planet. The Rossignol XV Magtek Splitboard Kit is his vehicle for pushing the boundaries of what's possible in the backcountry. This splitboard kit includes everything you need, aside from bindings, to ascend and rip the lines of your dreams. Tailored to Xavier de le Rue's aggressive riding style, the XV Magtek Splitboard features a directional shape with 10-millimeters of taper and a small tail cut-out for powerful response and ample float when you're attacking big-mountain lines. This big-mountain specialist has a Reverse Super Directional Flex, meaning it's extremely stiff under the front binding with a stiff mid-section that mellows out as you work towards the tail. This flex pattern provides confident control when falling simply isn't an option, allowing you to negotiate steeps and high-speeds without chatter. Designed with Rossignol's AmpTek All-Mountain profile, you'll find camber underfoot with rocker in the tip and tail. When you break it down, the board is 40% camber and 60% rocker (30% rocker at each tip) for effortless float at high speeds with aggressive edge hold underfoot, especially when you factor in the board's claw-like Magne-Traction 7M edges. New for this year, Rossignol added their Roller Base tech to the tip and tail. This technology raises the base edge of the tip and tail by one millimeter. This subtle 3D shaping directs snow around the board's tips for silky-smooth powder turns without plowing. Inside this backcountry charger, you'll find a THC2 CBF2 core that's crafted with split-specific Dual Torsion Box construction. This three-part construction places ABS through the center for enhanced durability when you're clanking 'em together in touring mode. The core itself is composed of vertically laminated wood, basalt, and Aramid for an extremely damp, ultra-stable feel. All necessary equipment for...

- Backcountry.com