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Old    Kurtis schell (king_of_the_wake)      Join Date: Nov 2008       11-17-2008, 6:02 PM Reply   
please help don't know what board i should buy what do you suggest ?}
Old    Carson (eviltweak)      Join Date: Jun 2008       11-17-2008, 10:32 PM Reply   
are you a beginner or intermediate
Old    Toxis (toxis)      Join Date: Jul 2008       11-18-2008, 1:41 AM Reply   
You should let us know more info before we can make any recommendations. Height, weight, skill level, what have you tried and liked/disliked...
Old    Kurtis schell (king_of_the_wake)      Join Date: Nov 2008       11-18-2008, 5:05 AM Reply   
I am a intermediate rider ,iam 5 feet tall. I have tried the wake skate before and I liked it is this enough detail
Old    Creighton (skateonwater564)      Join Date: Jul 2008       11-18-2008, 5:14 AM Reply   
look at some of the liquid force boards, maybe a hyperlite vinyl. try and find a pretty basic board, but not one that is just a piece of wood with foam on top
Old    Mitch (wakemitch)      Join Date: Jun 2005       11-18-2008, 10:03 AM Reply   
if you are 5 feet tall you should get the NEW mini 36"
Old    Montgomery (lovin_the_wake)      Join Date: Jul 2007       11-18-2008, 10:29 AM Reply   
I 2nd the New mini
Old    mikebu (mikebu)      Join Date: Aug 2008       11-18-2008, 1:25 PM Reply   
Who makes this 36" mini? Looking for a board for my kid...
Old    Toxis (toxis)      Join Date: Jul 2008       11-18-2008, 1:58 PM Reply   
well Kurtis, if you tried the wake skate, you should buy it.
Old    Mitch (wakemitch)      Join Date: Jun 2005       11-18-2008, 2:52 PM Reply   
Mike, the company is called New.

http://newwakeskates.com/mini.aspx

its a wood concave deck. you can send them any picture to use as your graphic.

i want to try it. i love small wakeskates.

(Message edited by wakemitch on November 18, 2008)
Old    Caleb Rountree (dlwsrider)      Join Date: Apr 2007       11-18-2008, 3:57 PM Reply   
I second tiny wakeskates. The Zariel is coming in a 40 this year, I'm stoked.
Old    mikebu (mikebu)      Join Date: Aug 2008       11-18-2008, 8:03 PM Reply   
Is 10 years old to young to start wakeskating? My son wakeboarded this summer and has skateboarded since he was 6.
Old    Kyle Duffy (duffmangt)      Join Date: Jan 2008       11-18-2008, 9:12 PM Reply   
start em early! nothing wrong with that
Old    Toxis (toxis)      Join Date: Jul 2008       11-18-2008, 9:47 PM Reply   
if he's been skateboarding for 4 years and has wakeboarded already, I say you get him on the better of the two sports. :-) Never too early.
Old    Mitch (wakemitch)      Join Date: Jun 2005       11-18-2008, 11:10 PM Reply   
Mike, definitely start him early. there are some young rippers out there.
Old    Cary Kalamajka (ndh2o)      Join Date: Oct 2001       11-19-2008, 5:32 AM Reply   
Never too young. I started my oldest on the wakeskate when he was 5 and I hope to get my youngest out there before that.
Old    Montgomery (lovin_the_wake)      Join Date: Jul 2007       11-19-2008, 8:58 AM Reply   
I've seen 6 and 5 year old kids wakeskate
Old    Kurtis schell (king_of_the_wake)      Join Date: Nov 2008       11-22-2008, 1:23 PM Reply   
so should i go with the mini or something else
Old    Creighton (skateonwater564)      Join Date: Jul 2008       11-23-2008, 9:37 AM Reply   
mini, or devotid 38, solid board, fairly small. but its a bi level so if that not what your looking for go with the mini
Old    Mitch (wakemitch)      Join Date: Jun 2005       11-23-2008, 12:06 PM Reply   
mini
Old    Kurtis schell (king_of_the_wake)      Join Date: Nov 2008       11-27-2008, 6:39 PM Reply   
how bought the byerly legecy is it a good board
Old    Mitch (wakemitch)      Join Date: Jun 2005       11-27-2008, 8:35 PM Reply   
i would not recommend the legacy. its pretty awkward to ride. i definitely wouldn't recommend it for a first deck.
Old    Kurtis schell (king_of_the_wake)      Join Date: Nov 2008       11-28-2008, 1:01 PM Reply   
what about the liquid force ARMADA or the hyperlite CATALYST
Old    Kurtis schell (king_of_the_wake)      Join Date: Nov 2008       11-28-2008, 1:02 PM Reply   
what about the liquid force ARMADA or the hyperlite catalyst
Old    Mitch (wakemitch)      Join Date: Jun 2005       11-28-2008, 1:05 PM Reply   
Kurtis, those boards would be really big for you.

like we've said you should go with the mini. Its only 175, it isnt a cut down wakeboard (armada and catalyst), you can have whatever you want as a graphic, and its the right size.
Old    Carson (eviltweak)      Join Date: Jun 2008       11-29-2008, 3:15 PM Reply   
The TNT might be small enough if you wan to shell out the cash
Old    Kurtis schell (king_of_the_wake)      Join Date: Nov 2008       12-06-2008, 4:05 PM Reply   
i have all ready tried the catalyst 112 and i liked it
Old    Mitch (wakemitch)      Join Date: Jun 2005       12-06-2008, 5:48 PM Reply   
its funny how you ask for our advice and go completely the opposite way. haha

next time you get a board you will understand.

have fun wakeboarding
Old    Montgomery (lovin_the_wake)      Join Date: Jul 2007       12-08-2008, 8:19 AM Reply   
MINI FTW ! ? ! ? ! ? !
Old    Kurtis schell (king_of_the_wake)      Join Date: Nov 2008       12-08-2008, 5:02 PM Reply   
ok thanks guys
Old    Montgomery (lovin_the_wake)      Join Date: Jul 2007       12-09-2008, 7:25 AM Reply   
So what board are you going with ?
Old    Kurtis schell (king_of_the_wake)      Join Date: Nov 2008       12-20-2008, 3:14 PM Reply   
i bought the catalist for it was in my price range
Old    Carson (eviltweak)      Join Date: Jun 2008       12-20-2008, 4:01 PM Reply   
i just bought my tnt it would have been small enough have fun walking around on a cut down wakeboard
Old    Jason Pavik (jasonpav)      Join Date: Dec 2008       12-20-2008, 4:47 PM Reply   
I like the catalyst, but it really is a big board.
Old    Toxis (toxis)      Join Date: Jul 2008       12-20-2008, 5:18 PM Reply   
why did you even ask anyone's opinion then? You basically ignored everyone and went with the catalyst... my guess is because the graphics look cool.
Old    Kurtis schell (king_of_the_wake)      Join Date: Nov 2008       12-22-2008, 8:39 AM Reply   
I picked the catalalis,for on the mini I did not ride as good.I found I rode better on the catalist then on the mini .
Old    Kurtis schell (king_of_the_wake)      Join Date: Nov 2008       06-02-2009, 5:10 AM Reply   
Well sorry but I needed to know what was out there
Old    jacob rodriguez (jacob23)      Join Date: Jun 2009       06-10-2009, 10:08 PM Reply   
i know big wakeskater im mostly a wakeboarder but i have ridin a few wakeskates and i absolutly fell in love with the vinyl

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