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Originally Posted by biocmp View Post
Well, that about covers them all.

I'm really focusing on the Rome 390 or the Malavitas/Cartels at this point. Have any of you used these with Kaijus? I'd like to snow sizing,

Thanks for all of the replies so far. Everyone says the Romes are really heavy, do they make that much of a difference? I'm still new.

Snowklinger, since I'm staying with the Proto, do you think I should size down? I rode a 153 pickle last year and I wasn't a huge fan. I assumed it was too small for my weight.
The proto at 54 handled my weight just fine at speed, obviously not the way a heritage will, and I expect my Evo to flap more, but as I have stated repeatedly, the more I ride, the less of a hurry I am to bomb it to the bottom. Way more fun to be had at 15-20mph than 55, and I'm trying to die less. The '57 will be fine for you also, its just an inch.

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