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Trev
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Re: post your modern day sickness

Post by Trev » Tue Jul 14, 2020 12:16 pm

9 posts in 11 years.🤔
You're rushing things a bit, Mario.

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Re: post your modern day sickness

Post by Thud » Tue Jul 14, 2020 12:17 pm

Great feedback Mario
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Re: post your modern day sickness

Post by mario » Tue Jul 14, 2020 1:18 pm

Trev wrote:
Tue Jul 14, 2020 12:16 pm
9 posts in 11 years.🤔
You're rushing things a bit, Mario.

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Hmmm , you may be right . Any suggestions on how to slow down ? I`m never the greatest forum poster , even on the mountain bike forums , preferring to read and absorb instead . Plus work is slow today .

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Re: post your modern day sickness

Post by Trev » Tue Jul 14, 2020 1:19 pm

mario wrote:
Tue Jul 14, 2020 1:18 pm
Trev wrote:
Tue Jul 14, 2020 12:16 pm
9 posts in 11 years.🤔
You're rushing things a bit, Mario.

😃👍
Hmmm , you may be right . Any suggestions on how to slow down ? I`m never the greatest forum poster , even on the mountain bike forums , preferring to read and absorb instead . Plus work is slow today .
lol.

You're welcome here anytime, Mate.

Actually, maybe beanpole can help you.
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Re: post your modern day sickness

Post by mario » Tue Jul 14, 2020 1:22 pm

buddy wrote:
Mon Jul 13, 2020 4:37 pm
Thud wrote:
Mon Jul 13, 2020 3:30 pm
buddy wrote:
Mon Jul 13, 2020 11:56 am
Thud wrote:
Mon Jul 13, 2020 11:08 am
let me guess. More foam up front than normal HPSB?
That for me?

Just well balanced, it’s pretty low volume still.
I think JJF boards have foam forward. That’s all. I’ve a Conner coffin board he and Kelly rode in comps with foam forward. And they are easy to ride for an average punter.
Nah, just central I think.
Dims written are 6’, 18 7/8, 2 5/16, 27L but I reckon it’s chunkier than it says. Mate sold it partly cos it felt like a touch more volume than he wanted even though it was the same as his last. Good for me.
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I`m breaking my post count here I think . Love the Fader and I think I`ll be ordering a Faded 2.0 soon . My Peri Peri starts to get real skatey above 5 foot so I`ll probably go to a 6'2 in the Faded .

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Re: post your modern day sickness

Post by mario » Tue Jul 14, 2020 1:29 pm

Wyre wrote:
Tue Jul 14, 2020 12:13 pm
Nice one mario. Bold colours! 😀

I just bought the twin to my Outer Island 6'1".

A 6'5" step up, which I'm hoping to get out in this swell a'coming.

Needs FCS 2 find though, which I don't have.

Any suggestions? Large, I reckon..
Cheers Wyre , I`ve always had colour / designs on all my boards . Personal question though - how much do you weigh ? Fins are subjective I find to the board . I weigh 73 kgs and I`ve run large FCS in a 6'2 and mediums in it also . For me the larges gave me what I needed on 6 foot days and lots of water movement and the mediums in just the normal stuff . I run the Julian air cores in the peri peri and also in the churro 6'0 that I have . For me the JW fins have been the winners .

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Re: post your modern day sickness

Post by Wyre » Tue Jul 14, 2020 1:49 pm

Thanks mario, I'll check them out


Ps yep for 6+ days
godsavethequeen wrote:I wonder if reg is still thrashing the neighbour's elderly poodle with his wattle branch.

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Re: post your modern day sickness

Post by buddy » Tue Jul 14, 2020 2:10 pm

Thud wrote:
Tue Jul 14, 2020 10:11 am
It wasn’t a post to try to prove you wrong. I just wanted to post something on design about a board people love and seems to be the nexus of modern board design. The ambition is possibly a bit of chat and learning on HP design.
Yeh, no worries.
I was just more looking at the smooth outline and rocker (not that that's new) as a comment regarding Nick's new shooter.

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