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    Default Squash or Swallow(fish) tail for weak conditions?

    Which one is better for weak conditions? Pros ? Cons? ...

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    This is what I think the difference is......the squash is a little looser but on the other hand, I think the fish has more holding power. Also I think that a fish tail (which is like 2 pin-tails) releases the water smoother, making the board faster.
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    I forgot to add this, I think for weaker waves......the size of the board is more important than the tail. The tail plays a small roll, you want as much planing surface as you can.....but not so much that it's like turning the Queen Mary.
    J Gordon Skimboards - Owner

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    Tnk you so much Jim!

 

 

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