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Flysurfer Radical 5 flex & comparison

Postby lindseym » Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:53 pm

Greetings all,
Has anyone out there ridden the Radical 5 and Radical 6 back-to-back? If so, were there any noticeable differences? Also, I'm looking to purchase a Radical 5 but dont want something too stiff. Can anyone comment on the degree of flex vs. stiffness of this board. Thx all.

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Re: Flysurfer Radical 5 flex & comparison

Postby grigorib » Tue Feb 12, 2019 12:05 am

I like outline on Radical 5 better. Radical 6 outline looks like “everyone else’s twintip board” unfortunately.
I think eliminating one size was a good idea though.
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Re: Flysurfer Radical 5 flex & comparison

Postby Armin Harich » Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:41 pm

Hello lindseym.

The Radical 6 feels smoother. It has the new Double Concave and nice flex. It is optimized for normal riders to be as comfortable as possible with best gliding.
Size the different generations of Radical, the 6 has the biggest step we made again.
Maybe someone can give more feedback about it.

Cheers, Armin from Flysurfer.
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Re: Flysurfer Radical 5 flex & comparison

Postby lindseym » Tue Feb 12, 2019 6:26 pm

Armin Harich wrote:
Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:41 pm
Hello lindseym.

The Radical 6 feels smoother. It has the new Double Concave and nice flex. It is optimized for normal riders to be as comfortable as possible with best gliding.
Size the different generations of Radical, the 6 has the biggest step we made again.
Maybe someone can give more feedback about it.

Cheers, Armin from Flysurfer.
Much appreciated. Yes, it definitely sounds interesting. The board purchase is not for me but for a friend of mine who is just getting into the sport and is a bit older so he wants something that will not beat up his knees or back.

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Re: Flysurfer Radical 5 flex & comparison

Postby Armin Harich » Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:31 am

He will love it.


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