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Old 09-20-2011, 01:42 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default size 13 boot waist width

i wear a size 13 boot (jermey jones burton which should bring my foot print size to a 12)and i ride -15/15 angles. Would i be alright on a board with waist width of 25.3 cm?
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Old 09-20-2011, 01:52 AM   #2 (permalink)
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No not really unless you never carve a turn, look for boards with 26 or more waist widths
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Old 09-20-2011, 02:55 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Listen to Walove. He speaks truth. I have a size 13 and have ridden boards with tiny waists. It's no fun. Find one that fits you proper. You won't regret it.
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Old 09-20-2011, 08:42 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I wear a size 13 Salomon F22 (pretty damn small footprint) and ride a 259mm waist with no problems. And i'm a freeride/carving guy. I've seen people with clunkier size 11 boots that are bigger than my F22 13s
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Old 09-20-2011, 01:38 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Depending on how wide your stance is and what board it is you may be able to stuff 13s on a board with 25.3. I have 13s and have fit on boards with waist widths that small. Personally, I prefer 25.7-26.1 and avoid widths bigger than that.
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Old 09-20-2011, 04:31 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Also Depends on your Bindings and the type of riding you are doing.

I have size 13's and ride boards as narrow as 25.50 with 15/15 angles.

If you are riding steeps, get a wider board, if you are just jibbing you can get away with a skinnier waist width.
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