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Ché Morales
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Rockers and bottom specs?

Postby Ché Morales » Thu Feb 11, 2010 2:51 am

Hi

got a few ? for ya.

1. What bottom specs do current raceboards have
a) V
b) concave
c) flat

2. What kind of Rocker (bottom curve) if any do they have?


Thnx
Ché

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Ian
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Re: Rockers and bottom specs?

Postby Ian » Thu Feb 11, 2010 3:49 am

I think you will find that most shapers are pretty cagey about revealing too much info. The race board development is in full swing and everyone is going in their own directions.

fin placement, bottom contour, and rocker make or break a board.

Ian


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