I'm going to have to agree with Dan-O, also since I was the one who talked him into selling the S:6 for a 4twenty.
It may be harder to roll but that allows you to learn a more powerful roll! It does surf faster waves then most "playboats". Its hard edges "learn you quickly" on what's too much edge when eddying in n out.
I think its a sweet boat, better than a forgiving Jackson; getting worked teaches you way more than being in a forgiving boat, because you ain't gonna want to get worked again...
+ pUn-JaB +