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best rocker for kite only surfboard

Postby surfsky » Thu Aug 13, 2009 7:33 pm

about to build a new 5'10 board... can anyone tell me the best rocker for a kite only surfboard... my quess is 4 1/2 in the nose and 2 1/4 in the tail
also looking to build a 5'6 fish style but high performance( more a fast hard carving small wider board) for up to head high waves... what rocker is best for this

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Re: best rocker for kite only surfboard

Postby nonce » Fri Aug 14, 2009 10:30 am

4 1/2 for a fish? I think it's a fish no more.
A while ago i red on Sways that big surf rocker is too slow for fast kitesurfing. So i think it depend from local conditions.

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