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Old 08-08-2013   #1
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fin discussion

I tried switching from a 7" to a 4.5" fin today. It was incredible the difference it made! A lot looser on the wave, worse tracking paddling in, and a LOT less stable. I was amazed how much a few inches of fin effects stability when water is running over it.

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The Pro Teck 7" Super Flex fin is my current favorite, but putting on the 4.5" ups the difficulty if you're looking for a challenge.

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