Heel side fins only

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Heel side fins only

Postby snowball » Mon Aug 27, 2012 1:03 am

Try it. I found the board to feel a lot more loose. Better in the waves allowed me to slide it out. Goes upwind just as good. Board rides better with 2 heal side fins only in my opinion.

Heel side fins only from now !!!

Than tried no fins. Way to slippery on my 130 brokite :roll:
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Re: Heel side fins only

Postby STF » Mon Aug 27, 2012 3:13 pm

ive been riding heel side fins only for the last 3 or 4 years, unintentionally though. Lost my toe side small fins years ago.
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Re: Heel side fins only

Postby V » Fri Aug 31, 2012 8:42 am

STF you bum. I got spare fins, next time I see you - what, in three years? - hopefully I'll have em on me.

Henry I did this but toeside riding sux without fins...I would suggest going with smaller fins for the same effect and still getting locked in on the cameltoeside
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