Originally Posted by East§ide
so i did some messing around again yesterday on hard pack.. and i mean HARDpack.
used my Evo as always. I will concede that when I did let the board go completely flat, it was slightly faster than when putting pressure towards one edge or the other..i could immediately feel the board following the direction of the fall line, wherever it wanted to go.
No matter how much i wanted to, it just didnt feel safe to keep it up for very long even on mostly flat spots...just reporting back. i will admit there is some merit to the idea that it is faster flat based
I honestly feel better doing it on steep areas than flat areas, I also feel way more confident flatbasing my supermodel (RIP) which is camber.
I'm not a fan of flat basing on the Evo either.
I feel like It's faster in most conditions as well, aside from slushly snow... IMO