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Old 09-12-2012, 03:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default 2011 Capita Horrorscope fk thoughts

Hey all,

Anyone have any thoughts/reviews from personal use that they would like to share? I am just wondering what it's like.

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Take all the bad things from center reverse and 3 stage and put them in one board. Boom. Urban FK. Also because of where they chose to put the rocker pts they tend to core fracture if you do to many boardslides.

You're better off with an Ultra or GM if you want Capita. If you want to jump at all bump up to an Indoor FK.
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Take all the bad things from center reverse and 3 stage and put them in one board. Boom. Urban FK. Also because of where they chose to put the rocker pts they tend to core fracture if you do to many boardslides.

You're better off with an Ultra or GM if you want Capita. If you want to jump at all bump up to an Indoor FK.
It's pretty soft (the one I used, had been through a season though), but the horror is a pretty fun board learning park and goofing off doing flatland stuff.

I prefer freestyle FK also, urban FK is pretty loose.

You can also jump on a Green Machine. It's a bit stiffer than it used to be because of the core/and basalt. I would even say it's stiffer than the indoor now.

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It's pretty soft (the one I used, had been through a season though), but the horror is a pretty fun board learning park and goofing off doing flatland stuff.

I prefer freestyle FK also, urban FK is pretty loose.

You can also jump on a Green Machine. It's a bit stiffer than it used to be because of the core/and basalt. I would even say it's stiffer than the indoor now.
If I wanted to learn to ride rails/spins would this board be a decent home hill board? This is why I bought it. Also, it was only 360
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If I wanted to learn to ride rails/spins would this board be a decent home hill board? This is why I bought it. Also, it was only 360
You already bought it? Congrats! It's a fun board to learn stuff on and progress on. It'll be fine, dude.

Have fun on that thing.

(What year?)
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You already bought it? Congrats! It's a fun board to learn stuff on and progress on. It'll be fine, dude.

Have fun on that thing.

(What year?)
It's last years model with the dude doing a hand symbol and I think zombie hands on it. Pretty cool I guess. I have been riding for 5 years and have a t rice horsepower but I find it a little big for spins and park. I love it for big mountain though. I just wanted something playful and poppy so I can start trying to destroy the local park also, I heard that its just a one year board so you ride it hard and put it away wet... Which is exactly what I plan to do lol.
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Well, that sounds like the perfect complement to a T.Rice horsepower. You're gonna have a ton of fun on it.

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in my experience trying alot of the different types of reverse camber (burtons, NS, Bataleon, libtech etc) out there my favorite is capitas. For me their FK does everything I want in a board. I ride a indoor survival FK and going to be getting the same board again bc I wouldnt change a thing. My friend rides the horrorscope and kills everything on it. its soft but doesnt wash out. that board will definitely progress your riding in the park. you got yourself a sick board. only problem is 350 for last yrs is up there. you could get this yrs for that price. but since its bought already forget about the 350 and just enjoy it.
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Take all the bad things from center reverse and 3 stage and put them in one board. Boom. Urban FK. Also because of where they chose to put the rocker pts they tend to core fracture if you do to many boardslides.

You're better off with an Ultra or GM if you want Capita. If you want to jump at all bump up to an Indoor FK.
Kevin, your out of your mind bud? Core fractures? Are you fucking kidding me? Dude, we don't have one board Horrorscope in our warranty room with a so called core fracture.

rfalls86, Horror has an WDT core, that allows us to give the Horror the soft/flexy characteristics that made it popular, and the Urban FK is there so you man handle the deck. Period. Yea, you'll have more control with an Ultra or Indoor, but the people that buy the Horrorscope (and it's a lot) buy it because of the above.

Kevin, keep hatin and slanging that shit no one gives a shit about.
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Kevin, your out of your mind bud? Core fractures? Are you fucking kidding me? Dude, we don't have one board Horrorscope in our warranty room with a so called core fracture.

rfalls86, Horror has an WDT core, that allows us to give the Horror the soft/flexy characteristics that made it popular, and the Urban FK is there so you man handle the deck. Period. Yea, you'll have more control with an Ultra or Indoor, but the people that buy the Horrorscope (and it's a lot) buy it because of the above.

Kevin, keep hatin and slanging that shit no one gives a shit about.
Haha okay, that post from Nivek scared me after I bought it. You work at Capita obviously Nose. Is this the board for me on a small hometown hill for learning or should I get the indoor? Thank you for the positives on this board. I think I will try it and figure it out myself but we will see when the snow comes.


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