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|02-10-2008 11:42 PM|
|blasphemy||i think am getting ride agenda 156 . any inputs about it ? its scary cheap and its twin shape and stiffer than the kink. and ill get decent bindings and next season if i didnt like this board and i think i wont. ill buy a better one.|
|02-09-2008 02:51 PM|
|blasphemy||mm yeah i got you,and i kind of new that its for rails and jibs but thought that because its so light and lfexy , it can do jumps, and it is the only affordable freestyle board to me, thanks for everything , ill see what will i do.|
|02-09-2008 02:43 PM|
As for the reviews, the meant that it holds fair for a FREESTYLE deck, not compared to something like a Custom. Really soft boards become unstable at speed. It's just a fact of what they are. Also, like I said before, the kink is a jib/butter deck. Even the Ride web site says it is "designed with the rail kid in mind." If you want to hit big jumps, or do some all-mountain riding, something a little stiffer might be helpful. The Kink is DESIGNED to be a RAIL deck, nothing else.
|02-09-2008 02:26 PM|
man you made me sad, i read reviews about it that it holds fair to good on high speeds. whatever. i don't know what to buy now. i can't pay more than 350 $. i know that the perfect board for me is burton custom but its for around 600$ or more. i just wish i can try the kink once. my other choice is ride fleetwood but i am sick of heavy boards i really need a Freestyle board.
but man , i don't think it'll throw me on the ground , i mean come on if i don't do something stupid at high speed i won't fall ,and i have been snowboading for 4 years i think i can manage not to fall. i am not a speed maniac although i get really insane speeds on my present board ,now with the kink i'll just need the speed to hit the jumps.
|02-09-2008 02:14 PM|
|02-09-2008 01:55 PM|
|blasphemy||am buying it because its a light flexy freestyle / jibbing board and i wanna do jibbing and hit jumps and do all the tricks , but we dont have a park over here ,and if it shakes at high speed i am ok with that|
|02-09-2008 01:51 PM|
|sedition||What kind of riding do you want to be doing on this thing?|
|02-09-2008 01:49 PM|
|blasphemy||i dont think the boot size is a problem coz am riding a board with the same width 25.5 ,so i think am going for it. any other inputs??|
|02-09-2008 01:44 PM|
Weight: You need a board that will flex properly in relation to your weight.
Boot Size: You don't want your toe/heel to overhang too much.
|02-09-2008 01:34 PM|
|blasphemy||ride kink 156 is said to hold 90 and i am 84. so its a matter of weight only?|
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