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Old     (jnewton7)      Join Date: Jun 2005       02-04-2006, 8:16 PM Reply   
I am trying to decide on which board length to go with...I've heard alot of talk about a bigger board giving more pop and softer landings. Gerry Nunn rides that way. I usually weigh somewhere between 135-140 so im just looking for advice on what to go with. Oh and Im considering the 136 and 141 premier. Thanks in advance.
Old     (john30)      Join Date: Nov 2003       02-04-2006, 8:57 PM Reply   
I'm riding a 137 Byerly and just picked up a 141 Premier. I'm gonna test it out tommorow mornin. I'll let you know if there's a noticeable diff. I dont think there will be.
Old     (ttrigo)      Join Date: Dec 2004       02-04-2006, 9:33 PM Reply   
big difference. especially at your weight. I thought the same thing you did, and am now trying to get back to the 136. of course, it is all preference.
Old     (malibuboarder75)      Join Date: Jan 2004       02-04-2006, 10:21 PM Reply   
My cousin is 145lbs. He rides a 133, but rides my 140 and gets really good pop. I think its all preference, but the landings are so much nicer on bigger boards.
Old     (puckinshat)      Join Date: Sep 2003       02-04-2006, 10:29 PM Reply   
Im 170 and ride a 140 Balance, at your weight I wouldn't go any bigger than a 138
Old     (sp0tts)      Join Date: Jun 2004       02-04-2006, 11:23 PM Reply   
at your weight I would go with the 136, unless you're really tall

I weigh 30 lbs more and I know people close to my size who ride that same board in a 136
Old     (dr_inc)      Join Date: Mar 2005       02-05-2006, 10:01 AM Reply   
check out cwb's new stuff . ull be suprised with wat they have to offer. you can ride a bigger board with less swing weight... and texulum
Old     (jon_a)      Join Date: Feb 2003       02-05-2006, 1:23 PM Reply   

If you are thinking about the premeir, you've definitetly got to get up to my shop sometime and check out the new Watson 138 from Liquid Force. Come up and demo it once it gets warmer. Let me hook you up. I guarantee you that you'll love it.

(Message edited by Jon A on February 05, 2006)


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