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Forum: Ask Our Team 13th August 2009, 01:38 AM
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Posted By jbsmith
I think focus more on speed and a hard carving...

I think focus more on speed and a hard carving turn. Chop hopping and freestyle would be lower priority.
Forum: Ask Our Team 12th August 2009, 06:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,920
Posted By jbsmith
best flat water recommendation

What is the best board for lake sailing with consistent 15 to 20 knots wind speed? I weigh about 160 lbs and getting back into the sport after a 20 year lay-off. I anticipate using a 6.4 sail most...
Forum: Do it standing up! The Stand Up Paddling Forum 16th December 2008, 03:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 527
Posted By jbsmith
PonoBill 9.0 on Oregon Coast

Bill,
You find the wind on the Oregon Coast so light that a 9.0 makes sense? Also another question. Are you using the new skinny mast with your Freaks? I assume the Freaks require a specific...
Forum: Do it standing up! The Stand Up Paddling Forum 16th December 2008, 12:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,210
Posted By jbsmith
Joe, Just saw the post from John H. Did not...

Joe,
Just saw the post from John H. Did not know the tufskin did not have side fin option. In that case my recommendation to test a long-board fin if you can find some cheap. The used fin ($10) I...
Forum: Do it standing up! The Stand Up Paddling Forum 16th December 2008, 12:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,210
Posted By jbsmith
Joe, I got my 12-6 last Spring. Per ealier...

Joe,
I got my 12-6 last Spring. Per ealier post you can see I had fin questions as well when I first got the board. Mostly did not understand why Staroard did not include side fins from the start...
Forum: Do it standing up! The Stand Up Paddling Forum 18th November 2008, 05:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 527
Posted By jbsmith
Windsurf rig for SUP

I've heard there will be a Starboard windsurfing rig available spring '09 designed for SUP. Can you offer any details? Availability? I'm very interested.
Forum: Do it standing up! The Stand Up Paddling Forum 24th May 2008, 04:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,210
Posted By jbsmith
If side fins are more or less the best bet, why...

If side fins are more or less the best bet, why don't they come stock wth the board? I can't believe Starboard left them out because of pressure on their sales margin. I don't see a picture of...
Forum: Do it standing up! The Stand Up Paddling Forum 22nd May 2008, 05:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,210
Posted By jbsmith
The 12-6 stock center fin seems too small for the...

The 12-6 stock center fin seems too small for the board. Why does it come with such a small fin given most users of a 12-6 will be using it for flat water point-to-point paddling? What is the...
Forum: Do it standing up! The Stand Up Paddling Forum 17th April 2008, 12:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,737
Posted By jbsmith
Hi Mike and John, Spring has come (sort of)...

Hi Mike and John,
Spring has come (sort of) here in Idaho and I couldn't wait any longer. I bought a 12-6 sportech last Saturday in Oregon. No sales tax! Got a good deal that included a Warner...
Forum: Do it standing up! The Stand Up Paddling Forum 2nd April 2008, 10:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,737
Posted By jbsmith
Mike your perspective is useful. I've been...

Mike your perspective is useful. I've been vasilating between the 11-2 and 12-6. My closest dealer is several hundred miles away so I'm going to purchase without trying it out. My first impulse is...
Forum: Do it standing up! The Stand Up Paddling Forum 12th March 2008, 12:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,737
Posted By jbsmith
I've been told by one adviser that a 11-2 has...

I've been told by one adviser that a 11-2 has more than enough volume for an athletic 160 pounder, even with a lot of flat water cruising and windsurfing as the primary use. Another adviser...
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