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pierem 03-15-2009 11:25 AM

YO! I'm more into wakeboarding than wakeskating but sometimes i like to ride a wakeskate and just go big (not big but big for me), do some grabs and 180's into the flat. I've been riding the same old wood hyperlite board for like 6 years so it's time to change now. <BR>I'm 185lbs and i'm looking for something not too expensive, and that would be easier on the landing than my old hyperlite...? any idea anyone??? <BR>cheers

lakehippie 03-15-2009 1:48 PM

Liquid Force Impulse- It is a great wood concave board, it comes in 3 different graphics and sizes 40", 41" and 42". The '09's are awesome but if you are looking to keep cost down you can find plenty of the 07/08's for much cheaper. Check them out!

wswb4lfe 03-15-2009 2:12 PM

I agree i rode the impulse and it was a great board wheather for wake to wake tricks or flip trcks its an all around great skate

toxis 03-15-2009 6:44 PM

Oak, New, LF, Hyperlite, Sattelyte, Gator... there's tons of good brands and models. You can get some pretty cheap if you look at 07/08 models. What's your budget and what have you tried before?

wakemitch 03-15-2009 8:00 PM

there arent any boards out there that i know of that make landings easier. the old Kampus Swing had a convex bottom which would act like a spine on a wakeboard, but when normal riding it would rock side to side and was awkard from what i heard.

wakerider111 03-24-2009 2:18 PM

what about that new one from cwb that is like a bi-level with foam in the middle? I think it is suposed to be easier/softer on landings due to this quality?

innov8 04-28-2009 3:48 PM

Yes the CWB onset, we have been riding this skate a lot its a great skate.

toxis 04-28-2009 7:45 PM

I have an Onset for sale... $160 shipped. Email if interested... I'll get some pictures tomorrow. <BR> <BR><a href="mailto:Toxis2k@gmail.com">Toxis2k@gmail.com</a>


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