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Old 09-13-2011, 06:14 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Thank you for all the suggestions..I checked alot of those boards out as well as some others..My main thing is I dont want to sacrifice stability at high speeds.I was actually surprised at how many"GOOD" park boards are cambered.I figured the way to go would be a rocker,but I doubt there would be so many cambered boards if rocker gives you that big of a advantage that cambered can not.Would learning how to butter be more difficult on a cambered?(Im sure its a rider by rider basis)Also what would be a good board for my size(5'8 145)?Sorry for all the stupid questions.
Go for a camber board. It will help to learn the feeling of butters.

Look in the 152-156 Range for a solid large jump, and size down around 148-152 if you want a more jib/rail specific board.
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