I am considering both these boards on closeouts from mail order places.
I need something reasonably modern for bump conditions with 4.2 to 5.7
sails, and I weigh 165 pounds. Any comments or even suggestions for a
I weigh 167 pounds and own the 258 Axxis, which I sail from 5.5 all the way
down to 3.5 (with a small fin on flat water for 3.5).
The board is great...fast, turny, controllable. Step on the rail...it jibes!
I've sailed the Axxis 262 which I like a little better, but I'm not selling my
258 for the slight performance upgrade.
I would be surprised if the Wave 250 can carry a 5.5 unless it's overpowered
> I am considering both these boards on closeouts from mail order places.
> I need something reasonably modern for bump conditions with 4.2 to 5.7
> sails, and I weigh 165 pounds. Any comments or even suggestions for a
> different board?
No big experience on the Wave 250 but from others: Needs lots of wind
(5.7 seems big for that board), on big waves the nose is too flat,
otherwise a nice waveboard at its time, if you don't mide the weight
and as long it holds up.
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construction etc. is very good. But take your time to adjust the
double rear footstraps.
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