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Old 01-18-2013, 09:05 AM   #12 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by sheepstealer View Post
I see lots of heads nowadays with the Machete. Everyone I know who has one really likes it.

I went with the Mod Rocker this year and its a blast. My first "rocker" board and it was a really good choice. It's still got enough stiffness that it isn't really soft. I can carve it like I carve my cambereds, but I can still get buttery when I need to. It's a breeze on jumps. Very stable, compared to other rockers.

I'd say it IS considered rocker-flat-rocker. Read the tech on it - the middle is very flat and turns rocker just before the contact points.
That is pretty much exactly what I'm looking for. I want something more playful without sacrificing too much everywhere else.
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