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Wedging

Postby Luke Melo » Sun Nov 12, 2006 4:26 am

What is an appropriate wedging for a radikal claw and tail on a tight slalom board? im thinking around 18.5-19" wheel base. Bushings that i will be putting in are most likely Black and Green, and in the front, Clear and Red. It's likely i will lathe a clear to a half sphere.

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Postby Malcolm Stooke » Sun Nov 12, 2006 1:44 pm

you can wedge your rads all you want but ima still kick your ass.

hahaha thems fighting words on my part.

from what ive heard rads are designed to be run flat
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Postby Claude Regnier » Sun Nov 12, 2006 5:22 pm

I think most people are running around a 10% wedge.

I have set-up a 15% for really tight stuff.

I run the rear flat. I may try de-wedging the rear 5 or so.
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Postby Mike Cividino » Sun Nov 12, 2006 8:36 pm

10 degree front and neg 10 rear, thats about what I run.
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Postby Luke Melo » Sun Nov 12, 2006 11:05 pm

thanks guys. i like mike's ts setup so im probably going to set it up like that. thanks for the help
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Postby Marcus Seyffarth » Mon Nov 13, 2006 11:03 pm

On my TS (AXE 1 19-19.5") I run 13-15 degrees and shaved clear/clear front. Probably 5 deg negative and green/black on the rear truck. 10-13 deg and perhaps change to unshaved clear in the front when it's less TS.
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Postby Luke Melo » Tue Nov 14, 2006 4:46 am

thanks for your opinion, i will give it a go :)
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