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|07-04-2014 08:33 PM|
Originally Posted by timmytard View Post
I chose the slighty shorter (156), more agile Mothership for trips in challenging conditions and never know what's behind the next corner terrain which I think was a good decision as the Flag would have been more trying there but hope that next season will be a good one again, eager to ride the Flag again in my wide open terrain at home.
|07-02-2014 02:39 AM|
I'm with you on this one.
Powder days are the absolute best days, I choose longer & even more pow specific.
I have no problem sacrificing shit days
So my pow days are mind blowing
|07-01-2014 04:30 PM|
f00bar: thanks I thought it's a weakness of mine to be unable to post short answers and always write books to express my thoughts
|07-01-2014 03:02 PM|
In an internet world of 5 word responses that more often than not leave you with just more questions your responses are almost always nice to read and greatly appreciated.
Sorry for your loss! (World Cup)
|07-01-2014 02:38 PM|
Originally Posted by f00bar View Post
My Mothership is only 2cm shorter than the FS and a tad more narrow but I feel a big difference in how good they float. It's either lean back on flats or just surf the flats.
|07-01-2014 10:29 AM|
It would seem to me that once you get to a relatively small amount of deep (6-12"?) it just becomes a matter of preference on how you like to float.
|07-01-2014 09:58 AM|
that last post helped, I will go for the 161
|07-01-2014 09:20 AM|
|07-01-2014 09:15 AM|
BTW: I've been insecure if going with the 158 or 156, hubby was thinking to and fro if getting a 164 or 168 for two aspects: agility vs. float in deep. (And yes, it's kind of splitting hairs as the FS isnít a very agile board anyway and it floats great anyway)
He chose the shorter thinking the deep days are rare so he can easily sacrifice a tad of float for these rare events.
I chose the longer one thinking that the deep days are rare so I absolutely don't want to sacrifice a tad of float for these rare events
|07-01-2014 09:12 AM|
Neni, I usually ride 156 gnu carbon credit and 159 dirty pillow and sometimes if I'm lucky I get on my sons 151 lib tech Trs.
We all ride Goofy in our household ( don't know why ) stance + 15, 44 cm, +15
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