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TomW
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Race board nearing completion

Postby TomW » Sun Mar 08, 2009 3:39 pm

Board is ready for paint. Its at the painters now.
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Re: Race board nearing completion

Postby schmoe » Tue Mar 17, 2009 10:14 am

Looks great. What purpose do the smaller fins serve? Are they the same angle as the big fins?

TomW
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Local Beach: Vejbystrand, Habo Ljung, Lomma
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North Mono 7, 9, 12
Ozone Reo 5
Ozone Hyperlink 9UL
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Re: Race board nearing completion

Postby TomW » Wed Mar 18, 2009 9:50 pm

The guy that ordered it wanted to have 4 fin boxes. He is considering riding it with the big fins forward. The idea is to reduce need for rear foot pressure and have more balance ride. Its all hypothetical.

It is easy enough to take off one set of fins and tape over the boxes.

Both fins have 25 degree angle. From Tarifa Fin Company. cost a bundle.....but they are beautiful with ultra thin profiles and super stiff.


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