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Old    vince (laidback)      Join Date: Nov 2006       06-13-2007, 6:37 PM Reply   
has this board been completely discontinued or has the shape come back under a new name?
Old    Stephen Higgins (srh00z)      Join Date: Jun 2003       06-13-2007, 10:36 PM Reply   
New name, it is now the Kink and is last years Absolute shape.
Old    C.I.E. J-Rod (jarrod)      Join Date: May 2003       06-14-2007, 8:26 AM Reply   
It is called the Kink. The Pure also has pretty much the same base as the Flame also. However, it is not last years Absolute. The Kink / Flame shape is an 04 Absolute.
Old    deltariders...tim (brick)      Join Date: Nov 2003       06-14-2007, 10:01 AM Reply   
Jarrod, I thought that the '07 Pure had some subtle changes from the '06 Pure ('04 Absolute)?
Old    Small Light (stephan)      Join Date: Nov 2002       06-14-2007, 11:09 AM Reply   
Same bottom design, new top deck and new tip/tail profile. Rides identical.
Old    vince (laidback)      Join Date: Nov 2006       06-14-2007, 7:12 PM Reply   
thanks
Old    Midwestwakeboarder.com (mjmurphy53711)      Join Date: Mar 2004       06-14-2007, 10:11 PM Reply   
Is the 03/04 shape the same (absolute?)

I rode the pure monday night and MAN I liked it way better than my 07 platty absolute.
Old    Small Light (stephan)      Join Date: Nov 2002       06-14-2007, 10:55 PM Reply   
There is a very small difference between the 03-04 shape, the one clear change is the tip/tail profile changes a little. Also you can see the tiny outer fin shrinks even more in 04. The biggest changes in the Absolute came in 02-03 and then in 04-05, the boards rode dramatically different after each of these years.

Try the Kink, it is the same shape but has better glass and should give you a little extra pop.
Old    Heeb (heeb_v215)      Join Date: Feb 2007       06-18-2007, 10:55 PM Reply   
I just got the Kink and it is awsome

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