Articles
   
       
Pics/Video
       
Wake 101
   
       
       
Shop
Search
 
 
 
 
 
Home   Articles   Pics/Video   Gear   Wake 101   Events   Community   Forums   Classifieds   Contests   Shop   Search
WakeWorld Home
Email Password
Go Back   WakeWorld > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 200
Search took 0.07 seconds.
Search Forums: Posts Made By: Chaos
Forum: Wakesurfing 11-29-2017, 9:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,066
Posted By Chaos
Ugg, myths and rubbish. The original poster...

Ugg, myths and rubbish.

The original poster is wanting to know if it is possible to wakesurf in choppy conditions and secondly if the 230 a good choice.
First, boat handling in choppy conditions...
Forum: Wakesurfing 10-27-2017, 12:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,209
Posted By Chaos
That is another area that evolved a lot over the...

That is another area that evolved a lot over the years. We saw a huge rise in competitive events, then it plateaued and it seems to be on the downslide in many regions.
In the past there were a few...
Forum: Wakesurfing 10-27-2017, 11:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,209
Posted By Chaos
Ryan, Depends on what defines a 'brand'? Volume?,...

Ryan, Depends on what defines a 'brand'? Volume?, Social Media account?, website?.
Almost every US state has some startup/garage brand vying for a tiny piece of the market. States like Texas which...
Forum: Wakesurfing 10-23-2017, 3:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,230
Posted By Chaos
Nacho. They are Futures Elevon. Chase liked...

Nacho.

They are Futures Elevon. Chase liked them for awhile. I've know a few people to like the. They use little wings like a hydrofoil to provide lift and speed. A similar application to the...
Forum: Wakesurfing 10-12-2017, 9:19 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,933
Posted By Chaos
It is true that wakeboard companies have...

It is true that wakeboard companies have responded to the market by producing 'better', in some cases complete copies of wakesurf/surf specific brands.
Basically every wakeboard company now has a...
Forum: Wakesurfing 10-07-2017, 9:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,230
Posted By Chaos
More

More
Forum: Wakesurfing 10-07-2017, 9:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,230
Posted By Chaos
more

more
Forum: Wakesurfing 10-07-2017, 9:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,230
Posted By Chaos
Hard to decide, probably have well over 10K...

Hard to decide, probably have well over 10K photos.
Forum: Wakesurfing 10-02-2017, 11:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,434
Posted By Chaos
Kelly, Sort of depends on the direction you...

Kelly,

Sort of depends on the direction you want to go, but once you got riding in the pocket, throttle and brakes down, then I would generally reccomend a 4'6 or 4'8" Sixer.
The Sixer fills the...
Forum: Wakesurfing 09-30-2017, 2:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,434
Posted By Chaos
The Nano was the first grom surf-style wakesurf...

The Nano was the first grom surf-style wakesurf board. We make it in 4'0 to 4'4" as standard boards. We've made special boards as small as 3'8".

The Contender is also a youth and light weight...
Forum: Wakesurfing 09-29-2017, 9:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,434
Posted By Chaos
Those are skim board dimensions. If you tell your...

Those are skim board dimensions. If you tell your shaper you want a board that is .75" thick he will laugh at you.
The harder part for your bro in hawaii is sourcing the materials. Everything is...
Forum: Wakesurfing 09-27-2017, 4:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,288
Posted By Chaos
Yeah buddy, I know, you know, but you are not the...

Yeah buddy, I know, you know, but you are not the only audience member....

One reason I usually speak in generalities and not specifics.

Well, if you get files together, we can include them on...
Forum: Wakesurfing 09-27-2017, 1:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,288
Posted By Chaos
$300 sounds closer to a total price, not just...

$300 sounds closer to a total price, not just freight. A big box stuffed with 5-6 blanks will run about $180ish freight, plus the box cost, etc.
Single blanks or 1-3 blanks are often shipped using...
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-21-2017, 8:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,327
Posted By Chaos
I have a 4'4" Nano available that is discounted....

I have a 4'4" Nano available that is discounted. It would be a great board.

Otherwise, I would reccomend a 4'2-4'4" Nano or Contender for you wife. If thinking more hybrid is the way to go, then a...
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-20-2017, 2:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,458
Posted By Chaos
You can try adding more padding to the fingers....

You can try adding more padding to the fingers. The thin eva grip they have on top is not really sufficient. I think if you add some pipe insulation that make help with damage.
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-20-2017, 7:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,458
Posted By Chaos
Just what infinitysurf says, I know a few people...

Just what infinitysurf says, I know a few people that have put a pvc sleeves on the rack and then used insulation foam or foam noodles. Obviously you need really wide openings. Most people end up...
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-19-2017, 11:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,458
Posted By Chaos
I wouldn't. It is not the clamp force, but where...

I wouldn't. It is not the clamp force, but where racks hit boards. The do not support board properly bouncing down the lake. Fingers are way to short.
You will dent a board like the first time out....
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-19-2017, 10:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,127
Posted By Chaos
I can be reached at nick@chaossurfco.com or...

I can be reached at nick@chaossurfco.com or 5126934823

Nick
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-18-2017, 9:19 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,854
Posted By Chaos
I will have to say, Johnny is a good friend, a...

I will have to say, Johnny is a good friend, a former team rider, and someone I still talk to regularly and help out of products.

Contests: yes, the generalities around contest are all true, some...
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-18-2017, 8:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,127
Posted By Chaos
I prefer, 600. It gives a great look.

I prefer, 600. It gives a great look.
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-17-2017, 1:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,127
Posted By Chaos
General consensus is 400 nose to tail is the best...

General consensus is 400 nose to tail is the best of aesthetics and function, aside from a micro textured spray finish. Most custom built boards from quality factories get an acrylic sealer or two...
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-17-2017, 11:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,127
Posted By Chaos
No. I won't go into all the physics here, but...

No. I won't go into all the physics here, but basically adhesion, cohesion, surface tension, etc., are good subjects to look at. It is not as simple as the basic principals of friction and frictional...
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-16-2017, 8:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,127
Posted By Chaos
If it is glossy, sand it or spray a texture...

If it is glossy, sand it or spray a texture surface to it. If it is dirty, clean it.

Also, not just fin configuration, but the right fins or better fins can make all the difference.

Otherwise,...
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-16-2017, 11:24 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,854
Posted By Chaos
That is the point of the post, not the forum...

That is the point of the post, not the forum post, but the social media post. They are intentionally trying to do the same thing. This is basically a 'surf-style' run, there is not a single maneuver...
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-15-2017, 9:08 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,854
Posted By Chaos
Mark, you are correct, people are gonna ride what...

Mark, you are correct, people are gonna ride what they want to ride. That is good. I have no ill will towards skim or skim mostly companies. I make skims, have for decades, I have skim riders on the...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 200

 

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:01 AM.

Home   Articles   Pics/Video   Gear   Wake 101   Events   Community   Forums   Classifieds   Contests   Shop   Search
Wake World Home

 

© 2016 eWake, Inc.    
Advertise    |    Contact    |    Terms of Use    |    Privacy Policy    |    Report Abuse    |    Conduct    |    About Us