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Re: Mako King setup advice

Postby dracop » Wed Jun 18, 2014 1:58 pm

Thanks for the info, while it seems to be 'common knowledge' what the TT and mutant mode setups are for the fins, its not actually listed anywhere after 2010. The fins have changed over the years so its not a gimmee imo.

3x80s AND a 55 in the front? I will try it out that way, doubt I will want more fin than that, more likely I will start that way on a mutant and see if I can tone it down once I get around to playing with it. For the time being, using it in TT mode as a lightwind, need some waves before the mutant option becomes viable.

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Re: Mako King setup advice

Postby ORSales » Wed Jun 18, 2014 8:01 pm

dracop wrote:3x80s AND a 55 in the front?
Yes, that's our recommended set-up out of the box. Some people go with 55 on the thrusters too. Have fun experimenting though!

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Re: Mako King setup advice

Postby Telekiter » Thu Jun 19, 2014 8:01 am

Three 80mm fins??? Is the King even delivered with 3 of those fins. On my old King it is just one 80 mm fin and two smaller fins (dont remember the size) on the side, and of course the one 55mm fins in the nose.

At my latest trip to Cape Verde I had only my Mako 150 and I tested it with the 80 mm fin. Jeeez the bite the board had in the waves, awsome :thumb: .

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Re: Mako King setup advice

Postby ORSales » Thu Jun 19, 2014 10:31 pm

Telekiter wrote:Three 80mm fins??? Is the King even delivered with 3 of those fins. On my old King it is just one 80 mm fin and two smaller fins (dont remember the size) on the side, and of course the one 55mm fins in the nose.

At my latest trip to Cape Verde I had only my Mako 150 and I tested it with the 80 mm fin. Jeeez the bite the board had in the waves, awsome :thumb: .

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Over the years we have slowly honed in on the set-up we have now. This has been based not only on our own riding style and opinions but the feedback from customers. The newest Kings are all shipping with:

3x 80mm Fins
2x 55mm Fins
1x Grab Handle
1x Pair of Bliss Pads & Straps

JZ


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