KORUA-shapes-Pencil

KORUA shapes: Pencil 64

Deep powder Swallowtail -Free EU Shipping - Worlwide Delivery

449.00

4.8 out of 5
5 reviews

NO MORE KORUA SHAPES ?
KORUA Shapes, wellknown for its unconventional shapes and its awesome videos is celebrating it’s rise on the Market. The incredible “Yearning for turning “ series are  drawing a lot of attention, and accelerated the sales of attractive shapes that popped up in these videos. In fact: it was one of the best marketing tools a snowboard brand ever used in years…

It seemed the brand couldn’t honor the promise. Product were sold out halfway, restock was taking ages and first complaints came back to the shops. Korua Product quality became an issue too. The initial disaster with the inferior base of the first series, the vulnerability of the edgeless tails or  delamination of the topsheet lead to critical questions and an increasing amount of disappointed -or really pissed off – customers.  It’s kind of simple: In the end snowboard buyers just want reliable products which will last. Turn after turn, Run after run: A good product should definitely  last till the end of the season.

Sometimes an awesome marketing campaign just isn’t enough. With the brand booming sky-high, competition between shops became increasingly hostile. The corporate identity and guidelines started to feel like a carefully designed straitjacket. Customers complaining about product quality were given a  discount on a substitute board, which exactly matches the retail price…. This isn’t the way we like to do business. We’d like to be open – call it naive- and stay true to our actual roots and mission to deliver high end products. Unfortunately  KORUA couldn’t match our expectations.  It made us decide to pull the plug and move on.  If you have issues or a warranty claim: please contact Korua directly.
We wish them  a bright future,  a KORUA product quality that fulfill the needs and tons of awesome viddys, shapes and things to come. Good riddance!

 

WHAT ABOUT THE SEVERE  BOARDSHOP? 

While Sander has resigned from SEVERE and will focus entirely on snowsurf brand Powfinder Snowboards,  this website will slowly transform into a more skate and surf orientated platform. Bring back the good vibes
KORUA SHAPES QUALITY: WARRANTY CLAIMS  and REPLACEMENT
As we  will not sell KORUA anymore,  Customers who face major problems NOT caused by impact, can contact Marko or Jerry at KORUA Headquarters in Germany. Please enclose some pictures, a brief description of your complaint, invoice and the serial number of your KORUA shape. You’ll probably get a small discount – which matches the actual retail price- on your next KORUA board. It’s a proven way to ease the customers, keep them on board and sustain margins.  Everybody wins ?  Contact ’em at info@koruashapes.com

 

Our skateboardclinics, miniramp- and skatepark rentals, organize and hosting of events will be the core business of SEVERE. Stay tuned

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  • NO MORE KORUA SHAPES ?
    KORUA Shapes, wellknown for its unconventional shapes and its awesome videos is celebrating it’s rise on the Market. The incredible “Yearning for turning “ series are  drawing a lot of attention, and accelerated the sales of attractive shapes that popped up in these videos. In fact: it was one of the best marketing tools a snowboard brand ever used in years…

    It seemed the brand couldn’t honor the promise. Product were sold out halfway, restock was taking ages and first complaints came back to the shops. Korua Product quality became an issue too. The initial disaster with the inferior base of the first series, the vulnerability of the edgeless tails or  delamination of the topsheet lead to critical questions and an increasing amount of disappointed -or really pissed off – customers.  It’s kind of simple: In the end snowboard buyers just want reliable products which will last. Turn after turn, Run after run: A good product should definitely  last till the end of the season.

    Sometimes an awesome marketing campaign just isn’t enough. With the brand booming sky-high, competition between shops became increasingly hostile. The corporate identity and guidelines started to feel like a carefully designed straitjacket. Customers complaining about product quality were given a  discount on a substitute board, which exactly matches the retail price…. This isn’t the way we like to do business. We’d like to be open – call it naive- and stay true to our actual roots and mission to deliver high end products. Unfortunately  KORUA couldn’t match our expectations.  It made us decide to pull the plug and move on.  If you have issues or a warranty claim: please contact Korua directly.
    We wish them  a bright future,  a KORUA product quality that fulfill the needs and tons of awesome viddys, shapes and things to come. Good riddance!

     

    WHAT ABOUT THE SEVERE  BOARDSHOP? 

    While Sander has resigned from SEVERE and will focus entirely on snowsurf brand Powfinder Snowboards,  this website will slowly transform into a more skate and surf orientated platform. Bring back the good vibes
    KORUA SHAPES QUALITY: WARRANTY CLAIMS  and REPLACEMENT
    As we  will not sell KORUA anymore,  Customers who face major problems NOT caused by impact, can contact Marko or Jerry at KORUA Headquarters in Germany. Please enclose some pictures, a brief description of your complaint, invoice and the serial number of your KORUA shape. You’ll probably get a small discount – which matches the actual retail price- on your next KORUA board. It’s a proven way to ease the customers, keep them on board and sustain margins.  Everybody wins ?  Contact ’em at info@koruashapes.com

     

    Our skateboardclinics, miniramp- and skatepark rentals, organize and hosting of events will be the core business of SEVERE. Stay tuned
     

     

    Korua Pencil 64
    Topsheet – Gelcoat
    Glassfiber- E-Glass Biaxial
    Core -Poplar Light
    Base -P-TEX 2000 Sintered

    Bend – Float Camber

    Length – 164 cm
    Float- 4478 sqcm
    Effective Edge – 1180 mm
    Running Length-1030 mm
    Tip Width – 324 mm
    Waist Witdth -269 mm
    Tail Width -293 mm
    Taper -31 mm
    Avg. Sidecut Radius- 8.2 m
    Scoop Radius- 1200 r
    Setback – 20 mm
    Recommended Stance – 55 cm
    Adjust. Range -50-64 cm
    Board Weight -2.8 kg
    Rider Weight- 60-90 kg

     

     

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  • Reviews
    1. 5 out of 5
      5 out of 5

      Well, here’s a company with soul. Bless you SEVERE. Might order again

    2. 5 out of 5
      (verified owner)
      5 out of 5

      The Korua Pencil is beautiful! Cannot wait to get this thing in POW!
      Thank you SEVERE, amazing service and super quick shipping to Australia.
      Cheers! 🙂

    3. 4 out of 5
      4 out of 5

      nice…nice…very nice. Great shape Nice people.

    4. 5 out of 5
      (verified owner)
      5 out of 5

      Fantastic service – one of my best customer experience – SEVERE shop and KORUA Shapes deserve a 5* regarding their effiency, brand and kindness – sure to order again

    5. 5 out of 5
      (verified owner)
      5 out of 5

      Can not speak highly enough of the service provided by these guys. Sander really went above and beyond to ensure I received my new pencil 64, shipped to Australia in a matter of days! Highly recommend these guys service and products. Thanks severe

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