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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-28-2007, 01:34 PM
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Question dampness and flex

i was checking out the specs on some boards and everyone gives its flex value...and its damp value.....i have a clue what flex equals into the equation with being a stiffer board or more flimsy...but i dont have a real undertanding of how dampness is calculated...how is it a factor??
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-28-2007, 01:56 PM
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Dampness refers to how well it absorbs the chatter when you're riding. IE: a softer board will not absorb chatter as well as a stiff board at higher speeds.
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