Burton Snowboards: Jake Carpenter

October 23, 2017

How I built this

In 1977 23-year-old Jake Carpenter set out to design a better version of the Snurfer a stand-up sled he loved to ride as a teenager. Working by himself in a barn in Londonderry Vermont he sanded and whittled stacks of wood trying to create the perfect ride. He eventually helped launch an entirely...See more

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