Capita Mega Mercury 2024
Capita Mega Mercury 2024
Unlock Your Limitless Versatility, Conquer Every Terrain
The 2024 Capita Mega Mercury Snowboard is the pinnacle of snowboard versatility, designed to excel in powder, freeriding, and powerful in-resort performance. Inspired by the revolutionary Mercury snowboard, the Mega Merc takes the tried-and-true construction and capabilities of the Mercury and elevates it with cutting-edge space-age technology found exclusively in this board. Featuring a state-of-the-art 3D Thermopolymer Starship Core, enhanced by ultra-light recycled plastics, a strategically placed array of Megacarbon tape, and a Megalite topsheet that defies its minimal presence while upholding incredible strength, the Mega Merc stands as one of the most advanced, adaptable, and premium snowboards on the market. Whether you conquer diverse terrains or seek unrivaled power and precision, the Mega Merc promises an unparalleled snowboarding experience across the entire mountain.
What makes this board tick?
- Resort: Tailored for resort riders seeking peak performance across varied conditions and terrains.
- Resort V2 Directional Profile: Embrace the best of both worlds with raised camber through the inserts for unwavering high-speed edge hold, rocker at the contact points to minimise catches and enhance powder float, and flat kick tip and tail for seamless and aggressive transitions.
- 6.5/10 (Mid/Stiff): Striking the perfect balance between stiffness for powder dominance and edge control, while retaining the necessary forgiveness for versatility and adaptability.
- Directional: Master your mountain experience with a setback stance and slightly directional shape, granting improved control in forward motion while ensuring effortless switch riding.
- New Age Progressive: Innovative progressive sidecut with a reverse sidecut arc at the board's centere, known as the Death Grip, provides an additional point of contact, delivering enhanced control throughout your turns.
- Core: FSC Certified 3D Thermopolymer Starship Core: Step into the future with this sci-fi-worthy core, meticulously crafted through an advanced electronic sorting system that selects mega-premium poplar wood graded by weight and grain consistency. Blended with bonded post-consumer recycled Thermopolymer channels, this unique hybrid core delivers unprecedented performance unmatched by any other snowboard.
- Megacarbon Array: Maximising strength and response, mega-wide carbon tape is thoughtfully positioned on both the top and bottom of the woodcore, providing four times the power of previous carbon additives.
- HolySheet Triax/Triax Fiberglass + Magic Bean Resin: Embrace eco-conscious performance with HolySheet glass boasting a higher glass-to-weight ratio compared to conventional fiberglass. Infused with a high-performance, environmentally responsible, plant-based resin, this combination results in unmatched stiffness and reduced weight, ensuring a powerful and dynamic ride while supporting a greener planet.
- Base: Megadrive Base: Exclusively tailored for the Mega lineup, this base is meticulously crafted with advanced and premium components, utilising UHMW polyethylene modified with high carbon content and special fluoro additives for an ultimate gliding experience in diverse conditions.
- Megalite Skin Topsheet: This ultra-thin and robust topsheet material reduces weight by an astonishing 60% compared to standard Capita topsheets.
- Moonshot Omni-Tune: Enhanced with a stone grind structure for minimal resistance and optimal gliding, catering to both regular and switch riding.
- New Age Directional Sidecut with Death Grip
- Multitech Level 5 DeepSpace Silkscreen + PAM 16000 Topsheet with Matte Silver
- Multitech Silkscreen + Die-cut Base
- 360 Degree HRC48 Steel Edges
- Full ABS1000 Sidewalls
- Stainless Steel 4 x 2 Inserts
- 0.5" setback