Go Back   Starboard Forums > Free Forum

 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 31st July 2011, 04:45 AM   #1
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Quad 82 vs. Kode 80

I currently have an acid 80 and was looking at buying a new board this year. I am an expert sailor and sail primarily in the Gorge but have also been travelling more and more to the Oregon coast. I weigh 200lbs (90kgs). I was curious what the Quad is like in very high winds that the gorge typically sees and whether it would be a better choice for the Oregon Coast. I only carry a 4.8 and a 4.2 and tend to sail in the upper range of my sails. Although I do some jumping I primarily like to ride the big waves at places like the wall and arlington and of course on the coast. Would I have the same control or better in these extreme conditions with the quad vs. kode? From what I see the kode has a bit fatter profile than the acid I currently have. I really like the looseness of the acid. Any feedback on these 2 boards would be great! Thanks in advance!
  Reply With Quote
 

Bookmarks

Tags
None

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Kode 86 or Quad 81 mario.milhazes Free Forum 5 5th November 2010 05:57 AM
Kode 86 or Quad 81 mario.milhazes Ask Our Team 0 30th October 2010 06:47 PM
Quad 86 or Kode 94? Chuppy Free Forum 0 16th February 2010 05:59 AM
74/80 kode v 76 quad switchfoot Ask Our Team 9 16th September 2009 07:35 PM
Kode <==> Quad leysenkr Ask Our Team 1 10th August 2009 03:34 AM


All times are GMT +7. The time now is 10:36 PM.