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Old 03-08-2011, 12:57 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Breckenridge View Post
I switched to the machete from basically the same board cambered. The machete is flat with slightly raised contact points so... it has less contact (friction) making it faster.It carves better than a cambered board and can make sharper turns at high speed. Of course it spins better though is softer on big landings (can't be a sloppy on weighting).I love mine... though not for everybody. Demo b4 buying.
Did you just say a rockered snowboard carves better than a positive camber?

By the way, LowRize rocker is a super mellow rocker rise. It's flat between the bindings and rockered in the tips ever so slightly.
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