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duffmangt 01-15-2008 8:30 PM

Is there backpack like a skate backpack that can hold a wakeboard in the straps? i know cwb makes a skate backpack but can it hold a wakeboard also?

reconabe 01-15-2008 8:32 PM

Are you going to hike and board some water mountains??

duffmangt 01-15-2008 8:33 PM

haha no, but it'd be nice to have a back pack with all my gear in it including my wakeboard for when im not on my boat...do skateboarders go hiking and board in the mountains? O.o

wakelvr 01-15-2008 8:36 PM

That is actually a great idea IMO. I could use one, especially when we are hitching a ride with someone else.

duffmangt 01-15-2008 8:40 PM

woot! someone agrees! I'd love to see one, wakeboards are a lot wider than skateboards but its still gotta be possible with stronger straps

aces6692 01-15-2008 8:44 PM

it would be cool for winching with a skate to, u just strap it onto your backpack and go find a sick spot to winch

wakemitch 01-15-2008 9:04 PM

ten80 had a wakeskate bag that had back pack straps. i dont know if they still make it. <BR> <BR>wakeboards are huge and are awkward to carry on your back. your legs will it it when you walk probably. i would suggest that you just get a board bagwith a shoulder strap.

duffmangt 01-16-2008 12:29 AM

is there a snowboarding back pack? i would think so so you could hike up a mountain and snowboard down, but snowboards are just as long as wakeboards...the only thing i could see is that wakeboards are so wide.

scott_a 01-16-2008 1:18 AM

Either Hyperlite or LF makes an 08 model that has backpack straps on it. I forget which brand, though.

mucktoerider 01-16-2008 7:10 AM

Hyperlite Team bag has the back pack straps. Looks pretty awesome. Would not want to climb Everest with it! But looks pretty handy.

andy_nintzel 01-16-2008 7:57 AM

<a href="http://www.the-house.com/te5miwb6zz-ten-80.html" target="_blank">http://www.the-house.com/te5miwb6zz-ten-80.html</a> <BR> <BR>The House has some left for sale. I got one works great for skates, hold a few of them.

tuneman 01-16-2008 11:03 AM

I've got a padded wakeboard bag with the backpack straps. I've had it for many years. I bought it from a friend who got it at Midwest Mastercraft. He picked it up in the late 90's. It only has the Midwest Mastercraft logo on it.

bamacpa 01-16-2008 11:19 AM

We got an O'brien padded bag last year with back pack straps and you can get most all your gear in it (vest, towel, rope, helmet). But like Mitch said it does hit your legs when walking. We usually just use the shoulder strap.

andy_nintzel 01-17-2008 9:20 AM

hahahahaha TUNEMAN great profile picture!

caseman1322 01-17-2008 9:58 AM

Quiksilver makes a snow backpack that is made to carry a snowboard. It's in the premium line though, and it's almost $500, but hey if your willing to pay more for your back pack then your board then go ahead. <BR><a href="http://www.hdosport.com/Quiksilver-Premium-Snow-Pack-395.htm" target="_blank">http://www.hdosport.com/Quiksilver-Premium-Snow-Pack-395.htm</a>

tuneman 01-18-2008 2:45 PM

Thanks, Andy....I think. You wouldn't diss a fellow teammate, would you? he, he. That is me and I also ride for O'Brien.

duffmangt 01-18-2008 3:17 PM

holy crap thats an expensive backpack lol, id rather carry all my things for sure...nice find though!


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