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04-14-2009 07:23 PM
iKimshi hey thanks for all the feedback
im thinking about getting a 145
i hate to change the topic of this thread but is there a board you recommend for my ideal riding style: boxes/rails, ground tricks, and not many jumps
04-14-2009 09:36 AM
DC5R As some have already mentioned, a smaller board would have a smaller swing weight and easier to control. Given your weight, a smaller board would allow you to better load the board and thus, potentially, give you more pop on ollies/nollies.
04-14-2009 09:25 AM
EmoParkRat i wouldn't go above a 150. I'm 5'10, 120, and wear a size 8 boot and I'm rockin a 147 rome artifact and feel like i could probably go to a 144 and be fine
04-13-2009 09:07 PM
iKimshi
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I would say 148 to 150.The shorter the board its easier to turn nad manuever basically. If you are going to specialize in park u will want a softer more flexible board. Im sure these members can suggest a brand. Ive heard good things about the skate bannana.
yea ive heard good things about the skate banana too but im still deciding
04-13-2009 07:49 PM
Flick Montana Smaller board means more control. You want a longer one in powder so you don't sink.
04-13-2009 07:44 PM
iKimshi o that make sense
thanks lol
04-13-2009 06:12 PM
return2heaven smaller size gives you less swing weight for your 270 on's and 270 off's as well as your airs, i can't think of anything else...
04-13-2009 05:28 PM
iKimshi what would be the advantages of going smaller?
04-13-2009 03:00 PM
DC5R A 148 is fine. However, you could go to a 144/145 if you wanted.
04-13-2009 02:06 PM
jmacphee9 you could go smaller if you wanted too.
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