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Forum: Wakesurfing 07-12-2018, 7:35 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,682
Posted By Chaos
A properly set up rail quad is about reducing...

A properly set up rail quad is about reducing drag by setting the fins to work together. You get a bit more hold which allows you to pump on your rear foot harder without the wide tail of a wakesurf...
Forum: Wakesurfing 07-10-2018, 9:52 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,682
Posted By Chaos
You will get it. It will take some time. You look...

You will get it. It will take some time. You look like you are moving pretty fast as well.
Might slow the boat down a touch.

Nick
Forum: Wakesurfing 07-07-2018, 7:12 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,682
Posted By Chaos
denverd1 if looking for more drive and speed I...

denverd1 if looking for more drive and speed I reccomend the flare fins out of my line. They are wildly popular. The medium flare pairs up real well as a quad for both medium to large riders, and the...
Forum: Wakesurfing 07-07-2018, 6:46 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,682
Posted By Chaos
On hi performance aerial boards we like to put...

On hi performance aerial boards we like to put the pad as far back as possible. Wakesurfs basically have the nose and tail cut off compared to ocean boards.
In theory you ride with your foot...
Forum: Wakesurfing 07-06-2018, 6:07 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,682
Posted By Chaos
ummm, yes and no. The fact that you like larger...

ummm, yes and no. The fact that you like larger fins is more of a personal artifact than anything.
You are in the minority. Most wakesurfers tend to gravitate to smaller fins, even riding fins that...
Forum: Wakesurfing 07-05-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,682
Posted By Chaos
Speed number really doesn't mean anything. It is...

Speed number really doesn't mean anything. It is just a made up marketing concept solely part of Futures. No other company uses it. There is no quantifiable data for the scale. They just pull the...
Forum: Wakesurfing 07-02-2018, 9:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 967
Posted By Chaos
Katana is junk. I fix around 8 a year because the...

Katana is junk. I fix around 8 a year because the fin plugs break out. There is literally nothing but hopes and prayers holding the plugs in the board.
This is true of a bunch of low end chinese...
Forum: Wakesurfing 07-02-2018, 9:36 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,682
Posted By Chaos
UGG..... don't think 2 dimensional or on 2...

UGG..... don't think 2 dimensional or on 2 planes. Static cant runs from 0 to 9 or even 10 degrees on fins. What is degree is actual length? more than a quarter of an inch in general. The upper...
Forum: Wakesurfing 06-29-2018, 3:45 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,682
Posted By Chaos
Fins provide lift much like an airplane wing,...

Fins provide lift much like an airplane wing, they also load and unload energy (flexing). As you pump and apply pressure on a bottom turn you are loading not only the board but the fin. Depending on...
Forum: Wakesurfing 06-28-2018, 6:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 967
Posted By Chaos
You are pretty much in the meat and potatoes for...

You are pretty much in the meat and potatoes for many boards. The pill has been around awhile and varies in construction from compression molded to earlier glass up versions. It wouldn't make it on...
Forum: Wakesurfing 06-20-2018, 7:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 889
Posted By Chaos
Send me a pm. I might has a blemish around. ...

Send me a pm. I might has a blemish around.

Nick
Forum: Wakesurfing 06-15-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 889
Posted By Chaos
The Aku is a skim board with surf style fins. It...

The Aku is a skim board with surf style fins. It is even hard to call it a hybrid. It was Phase 5's first attempt at a surf style board, then they decided it was easier to just copy my stuff. The...
Forum: Wakesurfing 06-15-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,140
Posted By Chaos
The construction is far from indestructible, but...

The construction is far from indestructible, but it is well built. I get them in to fix fairly frequently. Here is a general rule about 'high tech' composite sandwich boards: First all conventional...
Forum: Wakesurfing 05-26-2018, 7:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,327
Posted By Chaos
Good for you all, sounds like a great trip. Nick

Good for you all, sounds like a great trip.
Nick
Forum: Wakesurfing 04-04-2018, 7:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 673
Posted By Chaos
Good deal will depend on condition mostly and to...

Good deal will depend on condition mostly and to a lesser extent year. I can say I have fixed an awful lot of them.
The first few years were polyurethane boards. Later they switched to...
Forum: Wakesurfing 03-21-2018, 2:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,468
Posted By Chaos
Skim or surf would work. You are right in the...

Skim or surf would work. You are right in the meat and potatoes size for most boards on the market.
Skims look at 52"-54".
Surfs look at 4'4" to 4'6"... (same yet different).

Since your a...
Forum: Wakesurfing 03-15-2018, 9:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,327
Posted By Chaos
https://www.wakesurforlando.com/ Tarzan and...

https://www.wakesurforlando.com/

Tarzan and crew are good people.

Nick
Forum: Wakesurfing 03-14-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 915
Posted By Chaos
Pretty much what Tom said. In general they feel...

Pretty much what Tom said. In general they feel small, very compact. They do have a good amount of free board so you can weight them out well.
I would look for a Tige 22ve and invest in ballast and...
Forum: Wakesurfing 03-12-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,266
Posted By Chaos
It is called a delamination. Generally occurs...

It is called a delamination. Generally occurs from too much heat or often just a bad build.
Super common for chinese pop-out boards.

Nick
Forum: Wakesurfing 03-02-2018, 2:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,419
Posted By Chaos
Depends on what you consider worth it. Let's just...

Depends on what you consider worth it. Let's just look a the original posters deal. $550 for two boards. Both of these are 2017 models, probably basically in new condition. Let's assume the weren't...
Forum: Wakesurfing 02-28-2018, 8:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,419
Posted By Chaos
That has been the trend the past few years at...

That has been the trend the past few years at many boat shows. A lot of big marinas use to have a large boat displays and then a smaller pro shop display either in conjunction or as a separate. It...
Forum: Wakesurfing 02-03-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 53,619
Posted By Chaos
The Dakine pads come in a number of types so it...

The Dakine pads come in a number of types so it can be confusing.
Standard (round 18" pads, set of two.)
Aero (wedge cut aero design, 18" set of two)
Aero XL (larger wedge cut designed to fit...
Forum: Wakesurfing 01-26-2018, 6:52 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 53,619
Posted By Chaos
Good on ya Corson for keeping these racks going....

Good on ya Corson for keeping these racks going. They are great.

If you need pads or straps we carry them. I like the Dakine Aero Pads and you will see many people use those.
Support those that...
Forum: Wakesurfing 01-24-2018, 8:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,953
Posted By Chaos
Yes, we take paypal. For an inexperienced rider...

Yes, we take paypal. For an inexperienced rider at the 215-220 range we would push them towards at 4'8. I have experienced riders in the 260lb range using 4'4' versions, but they have good wakes,...
Forum: Wakesurfing 01-23-2018, 8:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,953
Posted By Chaos
Steve. We have a very limited number of...

Steve.

We have a very limited number of blemish boards available. In general a 4'4" to 4'6" would be the typical range for your riders, but since they are beginners cautioning on the side of 4'6...
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