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Forum: Ask Our Team 16th December 2013, 06:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,353
Posted By scott mckercher
I'd say the sizes supplied are pretty spot on but...

I'd say the sizes supplied are pretty spot on but also would be interested to hear if anyone had played around with anything different
cheers
scotty
Forum: Ask Our Team 4th July 2013, 05:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,314
Posted By scott mckercher
hi Jim You could throw in 14's in the back and...

hi Jim
You could throw in 14's in the back and it should give yo a little more get uop and go in the lighter stuff.
But it will stiffen up the boar a bit.
But this may not hold you back too much...
Forum: Ask Our Team 14th March 2013, 02:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,589
Posted By scott mckercher
I reckon you're on the money there at 8 from the...

I reckon you're on the money there at 8 from the front of the box there.
Personally I wouldn't go further back for larger waves, but when it's gets smaller you might like to come down to 5 from the...
Forum: Free Forum 15th December 2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,604
Posted By scott mckercher
mmmmm fins are critical all I know is that...

mmmmm
fins are critical
all I know is that the ones that are in them go really good and when I've tried others not nearly as good, so I'd be a bit skeptical.
That would probably be detrimental I'd...
Forum: Free Forum 13th December 2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,604
Posted By scott mckercher
Might wanna consider quad 100 for better...

Might wanna consider quad 100 for better waveriding performance if you're talking 10-12 knots and then the windsup for under that
just a thought
scotty
Forum: Free Forum 12th December 2012, 05:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,223
Posted By scott mckercher
From an italian. Roberto Hoffman Hi Svein,...

From an italian. Roberto Hoffman
Hi Svein, Gianpiero

first of all I got my Star Boards today and I was super stoked, that Gianpiero and Pandora managed to get me the boards so fast.
Today I had...
Forum: Free Forum 12th December 2012, 05:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,604
Posted By scott mckercher
It does plane yes. not the fastest board in the...

It does plane yes.
not the fastest board in the world, but it does plane.
cheers
scotty
Forum: Free Forum 7th November 2012, 05:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,425
Posted By scott mckercher
back fin positions for quad

Just a quick note after giving some advice to a happy quad customer that the ideal setting for the position of the fins are about 5-8mm from the front of the box for the back and in the middle for...
Forum: Free Forum 7th November 2012, 05:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,681
Posted By scott mckercher
Yes it can be used as a twin fin, and has been...

Yes it can be used as a twin fin, and has been tried has such, but it just doesn't go as well as it does as a quad.
Loses drive and grip. RIdes a bit harder as well somehow.
Stick with it as a quad...
Forum: Ask Our Team 6th November 2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,630
Posted By scott mckercher
Hi van Sorry for late reply The new kode is a...

Hi van
Sorry for late reply
The new kode is a very different board to last years evo
very good planing and top end speed.
As a twin it has a very sweet straight line feel. It's an amazing...
Forum: Ask Our Team 29th August 2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,630
Posted By scott mckercher
Hi Van I'm not going to direct you towards the...

Hi Van
I'm not going to direct you towards the quad, even though I'm old school too and just love em:) Tey really do have a lot of lift up onto the plane and prduce speed through a turn like nothing...
Forum: Ask Our Team 12th March 2012, 01:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,090
Posted By scott mckercher
the early model there was an issue with the...

the early model there was an issue with the thread and importers were supplied with a fatter screw which solves the problem.
Am pretty sure your local importer should have.
Scotty
Forum: Free Forum 31st January 2012, 02:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,111
Posted By scott mckercher
Hi John Definitely get back on that horse and...

Hi John
Definitely get back on that horse and persevere.
It's the trial and error that makes the whole process challenging and enjoyable.
And it'll never stop. There's always going to be...
Forum: Ask Our Team 29th January 2012, 07:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,680
Posted By scott mckercher
hey jacco Not really sure about the non planing...

hey jacco
Not really sure about the non planing problem. I also weigh 84 kilo's and don't have any problem with planing on this board.
fin position however, I would move forward. I always set up...
Forum: Ask Our Team 19th December 2011, 01:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,338
Posted By scott mckercher
If it's for lighter wind conditions perhaps it's...

If it's for lighter wind conditions perhaps it's the go.
But the 82 is my light wind board generally and I weigh 82,
So maybe the 77 is on the money.
But in saying that, my light wind conditions...
Forum: Ask Our Team 6th December 2011, 12:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,338
Posted By scott mckercher
Hi fred Tough on. If you're liking the quads,...

Hi fred
Tough on.
If you're liking the quads, I reckon it may be good to stay on them.
But in saying that, I know Timo goes between the two a lot. (From Evo to quad.)
How much do you weigh? And...
Forum: Ask Our Team 6th December 2011, 12:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,212
Posted By scott mckercher
Hi there For one. Footstrap positions are...

Hi there
For one. Footstrap positions are favoured by me in the middle position at rhe front and then the front position on the back strap.
With fins I like to go small forward and large at the...
Forum: Ask Our Team 16th November 2011, 08:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,453
Posted By scott mckercher
Hi Bobby Am sure you won't be disappointed i...

Hi Bobby
Am sure you won't be disappointed i the 77's B&J capabilities.
As shown with Peter Harts 92 quad video diaries, the whole quad range excels in this department.
But when you actually ride...
Forum: Ask Our Team 19th October 2011, 11:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,388
Posted By scott mckercher
Sorry folks. Been on the road and in the desert a...

Sorry folks. Been on the road and in the desert a lot of late testing the new boards.
MBTF..I'd go the 71 at your weight, especially if mainly for the canaries.

VAN.A 71 wil carry a 5.3 no...
Forum: Ask Our Team 19th October 2011, 11:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,148
Posted By scott mckercher
HI Pajik Two boards are always handy. But...

HI Pajik
Two boards are always handy.
But the new quad convertibles are also very nice. New 77 or 74 not an option??
If you were to go for the 2010 quad option, I'd go the 76 at your weight.
BUt...
Forum: Ask Our Team 3rd October 2011, 07:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 953
Posted By scott mckercher
HI DML At 78 k'gs I'd be saying the 81 The...

HI DML
At 78 k'gs I'd be saying the 81
The shorter length and greater width is probably better to go for the smaller volume board.
cheers
Scotty
Forum: Free Forum 30th September 2011, 09:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,934
Posted By scott mckercher
Yeah. For sure they're different. This years...

Yeah. For sure they're different.
This years evo is much easier to transition from rail to rail, with an overall looser sensation when waveriding
Still short wide and compact for ease of sailing...
Forum: Ask Our Team 27th July 2010, 08:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,367
Posted By scott mckercher
Hi Folks. I might have to jump in a sort this...

Hi Folks.
I might have to jump in a sort this out the specs.
on the 77 it should be 13 and 12.
The board required a bit more stability from having the 12's as with 11's it was almost too lively....
Forum: Ask Our Team 20th July 2010, 02:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,828
Posted By scott mckercher
HI basher well, basic difference in hull shapes...

HI basher
well, basic difference in hull shapes would be the smoother outline pintail on the quad's as opposed to the hipped outline of the evo.
Basic theme of bottom configuration is similar...
Forum: Ask Our Team 30th April 2008, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,513
Posted By scott mckercher
Stop and bog i meant.

Stop and bog i meant.
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