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ktm525 05-06-2013 5:03 PM

Which Slingshot Should I get
 
I am riding a Company Recruit now and Love it. I do not do a lot of jumping due to a blown knee(need a complete replacement). I do a lot of surface stuff. Which would be better the Recoil or Response. Any other suggestion would be appreciated. I am 6'6 tall and 235lbs. I know I need a 145cm.
Thanks in Advance
Don C

williamburell 05-06-2013 5:13 PM

The response is a continuous rocker, recoil is a 3 stage. The reflex is kind of in the middle. Hear alot of great things about all of them.

tdickman4 05-07-2013 10:16 AM

Between those two with not doing much jumping, I would go with the response, but I would look at the shredtown. The recoil is best if you are jumping

steezyshots 05-07-2013 10:38 AM

I am on the KINE right now and loving it! God for surface stuff a beast on rails, and rides good behind the boat so when you get back to jumping it will do well

thescott 05-07-2013 11:43 AM

+1 for the Kine - best board I've ever ridden. If you go with the Kine, would need to be the '12. I don't think they made it in 145 for '13.

wakemitch 05-07-2013 11:53 AM

Don, I think you would really like the 145 Response. It is fast and smooth. With you not jumping, there isnt much of a need for a 3 stage rocker.

ktm525 05-07-2013 4:50 PM

Yes I figured I would go with a continuous rocker. That is what I am on now. I don't do any rails either. I just ride behind the boat. I would like to jump w2w bit with my knee after 1 or 2 attempts I am done it hurts too much. I am actually setting up a lesson with Derek Cook. I am hoping him can help me get across. Even when i do get I do not thing I will be doing it much. I really appreciate everyone advise.
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steezyshots 05-08-2013 9:05 AM

Derek will take good care of you!


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