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Old 03-12-2008, 05:12 PM   #8 (permalink)
Eric @ WA
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Originally Posted by sedition View Post
MYTH: Height has relevence on what size board you should ride.

TRUTH: Weight, boot size, and manufactures weight/boot recomendations for a given deck are what really count.
I agree to an extent. In regards to my particular example, I'm also the same height as OP and I can't spin a 161 like I can with my 156. BUT when using a buddy's 161 I carve like a champ compared to my 156 of the same board.

Last edited by Eric @ WA; 03-12-2008 at 05:16 PM.
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