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Old    Brian Deegan (irishrider92)      Join Date: Jun 2009       08-18-2012, 6:22 AM Reply   
Just seen this


and this
http://instagram.com/p/Ob6Le1PRAE/

Seems Adam's getting 2 boards this year, anyone know anything about the differences?
Old    Evan Miller (mtownrydr)      Join Date: Apr 2008       08-18-2012, 11:23 AM Reply   
I could be wrong but I think the William is more formal. You would ride it with a collared vest and slacks where as the Bill board kinda just likes to party.
Old    D. Eskritt (MUNS)      Join Date: Jan 2012       08-18-2012, 12:22 PM Reply   
I really want to get the bill and frank set up, I was anxious to see the 2013 set up. Think I would rather the 2012 set up. Not feeling the electric yellow/pink combo at all
Old    TJ (Houstonshark)      Join Date: Jan 2011       08-18-2012, 12:24 PM Reply   
I heard it wasn't completely formal but more like a tuxedo t-shirt because it says I want to be formal, but I'm here to party.
Old    Tommy (Readyaimfire)      Join Date: Jun 2012       08-18-2012, 11:34 PM Reply   
I'm not getting the impression there will be two boards. Seems like they are calling the bill the william this year. It's the same name just different.
Old    Brian Deegan (irishrider92)      Join Date: Jun 2009       08-19-2012, 3:18 AM Reply   
Nah, there's both. If you look at this there's the bill 2nd from the right and the william 2nd from the left
http://instagram.com/p/ObbXufPRPv/
Old    Jordan Maxymek (Jmaxymek)      Join Date: Feb 2012       08-19-2012, 9:21 AM Reply   
The question to be asked would be is there a physical design difference? Or just two different graphics. I feel like one would be more grind/flex than the other maybe?
Old    Chance Alex (calexan)      Join Date: Dec 2008       08-19-2012, 9:51 AM Reply   
Adam E just put up the collection on Twitter/Instagram

http://instagram.com/p/Og4eHBPV98/

No word on what the differences are though.

Edit:
Doesnt look like the William has fins, atleast I dont see any screws.
Old    Jamie Corvin (Bumpass1)      Join Date: Oct 2010       08-19-2012, 10:00 AM Reply   
William is probably a flex version of the Bill.
Old    Tommy (Readyaimfire)      Join Date: Jun 2012       08-19-2012, 4:46 PM Reply   
I didn't see that link. It looks like the same shape, prob just a flex/atr version.
Old    9Drozd            08-20-2012, 8:27 AM Reply   
I think it is a flex board. When a buddy of mine stopped and talked to Adam at the Dallas boat show, he said he was pumped about the new flex board they had in the works.
Old    Vinny Armentano (VinnyA)      Join Date: Aug 2011       08-20-2012, 11:30 AM Reply   
Maybe they're doing a "watson"/"watson classic" type deal?
Old    Vinny Armentano (VinnyA)      Join Date: Aug 2011       08-22-2012, 5:46 PM Reply   
Can someone go through the lineup photo left to right? Is that a strata track on the ones in the middle there? Are a few of those wood? Is that one on the right a pro model for shota? The graphic looks like it has Japanese on it and a rising sunish feel lol
Old    Chris Gawenda (ToPHeR35)      Join Date: Jul 2011       04-24-2013, 8:12 PM Reply   
Any follow up?
Old    Travis (gotwake133)      Join Date: May 2010       04-25-2013, 7:45 PM Reply   
If you guys are still curious about the difference between the Bill and William I can give you my feedback/knowledge about them.
To start out, both boards are the same exact shape, but what is on the inside of the boards is extremely different.

The bill is just a normal foam core board, while the WIlliam has the new Ronix Intelligent core.
The bill is more flexible, while the William is super stiff and responsive. The Intelligent core uses a mix of wood, foam, and carbon fiber to increase speed, durability, and overall response of the board.
I have ridden both, and they are both great! The bill is a blast at the cable- flex, soft landings, the whole nine yards- and still a great board for the boat. Very consistent and overall good at everything.
The William is MUCH faster, more explosive due to the new core. I was blown away by it when I first rode one. I let my line out 5 more feet and still was cruising right across the wake.

Overall the William is just a supercharged Bill board. Both awesome new boards to the line this year!
Old    Derek Huber (yjwrangler95)      Join Date: Oct 2011       04-25-2013, 8:09 PM Reply   
The new Bill, haven't ridden it yet.
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Old    Seth Campbell (raceman121)      Join Date: Nov 2012       04-26-2013, 8:12 AM Reply   
i love my william! i have ridden it at the cable and behind boat. behind the boat it is super super fast and it locks on edge pretty hard and explodes off the wake the landings are pretty soft not as soft as on the bill but there managable. at thr cable it feels really loose because its so fast its still pretty flexy fot ronix calling it a "sitff" board. if you mostly ride boat you will love this board 10X more than the bill! oh and the franks smelling like banna's is pretty awesome!

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