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Old 12-02-2012, 11:27 PM   #11 (permalink)
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okay thanks everyone, im a big enough guy as it is so i have no problems going fast on any board im 6'4 250. so if im looking for a board to have fun on i should look at the regular custom and the cx for just going fast?
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Old 12-02-2012, 11:31 PM   #12 (permalink)
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okay thanks everyone, im a big enough guy as it is so i have no problems going fast on any board im 6'4 250. so if im looking for a board to have fun on i should look at the regular custom and the cx for just going fast?
ya pretty much sums it up...I would offer caution on getting the cx though
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Old 12-02-2012, 11:31 PM   #13 (permalink)
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both go fast, so just ask yourself stiff or not
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Old 12-02-2012, 11:34 PM   #14 (permalink)
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both go fast, so just ask yourself stiff or not
IMO the cx will go faster
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Old 12-02-2012, 11:37 PM   #15 (permalink)
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honestly i have no clue the pros and cons to stiff or not. i learned on a burton bullet , then i upgraded to the blunt so im really not sure what a stiff board feels like
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honestly i have no clue the pros and cons to stiff or not. i learned on a burton bullet , then i upgraded to the blunt so im really not sure what a stiff board feels like
the softer the flex the easier a board is to turn, but if itís too soft you wonít feel stable turning at high speeds.
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Old 12-02-2012, 11:44 PM   #17 (permalink)
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Oh okay. i do have that problem sometimes but i had no clue thats what it was from. i guess you learn something new everyday
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Old 12-02-2012, 11:59 PM   #18 (permalink)
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okay thanks everyone, im a big enough guy as it is so i have no problems going fast on any board im 6'4 250. so if im looking for a board to have fun on i should look at the regular custom and the cx for just going fast?
Dude at 6'4 250lbs you would probably find that custom x felt the same to you as the custom feels to many of those who have posted on this topic. Im a big ass guy as well and i ride a berzerker, i find it really responsive and at the same time when i fuck up its flexy enough that i dont eat shit, yet my mate who is a good 80lbs lighter finds it waaay too stiff.

If you want the x get it, or take some advice from people who are a similar weight to you, that way you get a true indication of what it will feel like.
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Old 12-03-2012, 12:19 AM   #19 (permalink)
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thanks man for the advice, im gonna try to snag an x from my buddy this weekend to give it a try if he'll let me. thanks everyone. i was mainly worried because of all the mixed reviews id been hearing about it being very stiff and unforgiving so hopefully it all goes good and i like it
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Old 12-03-2012, 01:07 AM   #20 (permalink)
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i had a 164 for a few years and I'm only 154 pounds. I liked mine a lot
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