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Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: Havoc4k] #2912269
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Originally Posted By: Havoc4k
tail pad placement


fixed it for you


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Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: Topeslide] #2912321
02/12/19 02:35 PM
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I told averagejoe I wanted a quad fish.


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Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: Topeslide] #2912337
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Saw one on the used board rack that looked cool so I grabbed it.


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Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: Topeslide] #2912343
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xtr was having a sale and i love they boards

Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: Topeslide] #2912377
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homie on craigslist took $100 and a nug

Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: Topeslide] #2912399
02/12/19 05:07 PM
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Rawson Sniper, Christiansen Flat tracker: rough idea of size I want and conditions I want it for and purchase.

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Discuss my abilities, conditions, and what I want board to do. Wait for board to arrive.

Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: Topeslide] #2912411
02/12/19 05:21 PM
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I wish more people would ride the wrong board for them...........more waves for me.


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Conservatives get angry when you lie to them. Liberals get angry when you tell
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Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: Topeslide] #2912440
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As long as the board has been blessed with at least one post from deforest claiming it is "epic", "insane", "best board so far", or "perfect", then it's a no brainer -- just take my money already.

Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: Topeslide] #2912444
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Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: Topeslide] #2912463
02/12/19 06:05 PM
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Wanted a version of my favorite LA point break board tweaked for south bay beach breaks.

Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: Topeslide] #2912641
02/12/19 09:58 PM
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New models that are just two damn hard to resist. Also, spring.

Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: delmartian] #2912711
02/13/19 12:17 AM
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Originally Posted By: delmartian
As long as the board has been blessed with at least one post from deforest claiming it is "epic", "insane", "best board so far", or "perfect", then it's a no brainer -- just take my money already.


That doesnt really narrow it down much.


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Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: cdes] #2912741
02/13/19 12:55 AM
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Originally Posted By: cdes
I just buy O'slides hand me downs


that guy is the craigslist master

Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: bird.] #2912757
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Originally Posted By: bird.
Wanted a version of my favorite LA point break board tweaked for south bay beach breaks.


Like this one?

https://www.instagram.com/p/BsqSBDvHot5/

Re: what criteria went into purchasing your last board? [Re: Topeslide] #2912884
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For home, I think of what the wave wants and what gap needs to be filled in the quiver. Max performance is the criteria


Like a blind man at an orgie, I was gonna have to feel my way around.
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