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big_air_22 05-06-2005 2:16 PM

Ive been wakeboarding for a while now and sall wakeskate and thought it looked awsome. I noticed boards have sizes 39-43 i just want to know how to buy the right size for me.

scott_a 05-06-2005 10:28 PM

i posted this in another thread a few days ago about wakeskate sizing... <BR> <BR>"size isnt as important with skates as it is with boards. the big reason for board sizing is because you wanna get as much pop as you can out of a board, and with wakeskating many people dont even jump, you wont see much of a difference. some of the pros ride 39" while some ride 42." i dont honestly think you will see a difference in board size. you might see a difference in board SHAPE, though. that's why there are different manufacturers." <BR> <BR>if you have any other questions feel free to ask.

big_air_22 05-07-2005 11:50 AM

This is the board im interested in getting. <a href="http://www.liquidforce.com/skate_faction.htm" target="_blank">http://www.liquidforce.com/skate_faction.htm</a> I have a very low budget. This one is real cheapmdoes it look worth its money...

liquidmarcus 05-07-2005 12:12 PM

What are the major differences in wakeskate design? I'm trying to figure out what kind to get, and I'm deciding between Liquid Force or Hyperlite, also, I don't know the differences between the cassettes.

big_air_22 05-07-2005 12:33 PM

Im gonna get a liquid force but thats because i have a low budget. I here cassett is the best because they focus only on wakeskate unlike hyperlite and liquid force who also make wakeboards.

partydock17 05-07-2005 5:00 PM

I would definitly go with the CONCAVE over a FLAT. I feel like a concave gives you a better feel on the board, and to me, seems more responsive because of the cupped shape.

big_air_22 05-08-2005 5:59 PM

Ok i got my first question awnsered but heres the second. What does a board size mean when its in the hundreds like a 107 for example

big_air_22 05-08-2005 6:56 PM

Would you day this is a good bye? <a href="http://www.the-house.com/wklf40bcwzzbutter.html" target="_blank">http://www.the-house.com/wklf40bcwzzbutter.html</a>


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