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Old 31st December 2009, 06:02 PM   #6
Papounet
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Older X9 have problems with grip.
Some have front part cracks http://www.windsurfing33.com/forum/v...=36338&start=2

Some have front cup brakage, replaced with X6 ones, or by using Streamlined or MS boom head
But when strengthening is done, it's a top boom used by a great number of racers.

On the 2010 X9, boom head has been changed, wait and see...

Other choices :
- Maui sails, heavy but strong & Stiff

- AL 360 E3 Carbon, lightweight but as stiff as MS and X9, more carbon inside (-: ( 60% for X9 )
http://www.al360.it/windsurf/boma%20...n%20slalom.htm
For durability, no recursive problem related after one year
The first brakage in december by a more than 100 Kg guy, who killed a Fiberspar carbon Wave + X9 Wave + Platinium slam in 2008
Changed by AL in less than a week.





North...
Previous generations dont have plebiscite.

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