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Old 08-29-2009, 03:40 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Sizing on a new board.

Im getting a 2009 rome agent at an eastern boarder tent sale. I can get it for like $165. I need advice on what size to get.
Im 15, right under 130lbs about 5'10".
I already have:
A 2008 burton blunt 151
A 2008 burton royale 154 (used to be my brother's so i haven't used it yet)

Im looking for the agent to be an all around board.

Im looking at the 152cm one but am not sure if i want to go for the 149cm just to get a little more of an advantage in the park and cuz the colors on the board match the bindings im gonna get a little better .

Im a intermediate/advanced rider who knows how to handle a board at high speeds but still needs to work on park skills.

Is that 3cm gonna make that mush of a difference? or should i just go with the 152 to be safe?

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Old 08-29-2009, 04:00 PM   #2 (permalink)
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well the 149 would be good in the park but it wont be good at high speeds on the slope....even a 152 is as good in the park especially if ur hitting kickers, cause it will help with easier landings.. so it just depends on where u will be with it the most park or slopes???
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Old 08-29-2009, 04:02 PM   #3 (permalink)
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im pretty much 50/50 park/slopes! thats why im having such a hard time deciding.
but i do have the other 2 longer boards so i could always use them if i wanted to go fast...

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Old 08-30-2009, 11:55 AM   #4 (permalink)
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bump. i need an answer...
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Old 08-30-2009, 12:25 PM   #5 (permalink)
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go with the 149, im 20 pounds heavier then you(lbs.150) and my main ride is a 151 which i can ride fine in both park and the slopes. i even have a 148 which i can take off of 50+ foot jumps and not have a problem landing decent sized spins.
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Old 08-30-2009, 12:42 PM   #6 (permalink)
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much appreciated. thats what ill do then. its not gonna be that different from my blunt anyway...
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