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31st August 2007, 12:20 AM
Hey guys, some advice about the wave boards please,
well in estonia we dont have those super radical waves, except Ristna in Hiiumaa
so, some advice, should i get a 65l+ or a 76l board?
i have a freestyle board and my sail range will be 4.2-5.6 and il get a 3.7 and a 3,3 later
31st August 2007, 02:04 AM
we really would need to know your weight to work this out
31st August 2007, 07:53 PM
sorry, i forgot to write that, i weigh about 60kg,
31st August 2007, 08:45 PM
It depends a bit on your level and on exactly which boards you're looking at. But at that weight, no doubt a 65 liter board will be a more all round wave sailing board and when you're that light even most small wave boards will handle a 5.6 OK with the right fin.
But if you focus more on the less epic but more common days with maybe onshore and not so much wind and if you're not yet a super competent wave rider, than the bigger board could be the best choice. You will struggle a bit more with smaller sails, but that might be worth it.
The best thing would be to test the boards of course.
1st September 2007, 03:39 AM
okay thanks, i also thought about testing boards, and now i will do it right away!
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