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JS Industries Monsta Box Surfboard Review

Model: Monsta Box

Length: 6 ft 1

Width: 20

Thick: 2 9/16

Tail Shape: Square

Volume (litres): 33.6

Fins: FCS

Wave Size: 4-6 foot

Wave Type: Beach break

Overall Rating: 8/10

My Feedback:

This is the relatively new model from JS Industries, incorporating two of the most popular models from the past couple of years; the Blak Box and the Monsta.  It's a hybrid of a really high-performance board.  The board is one of my favourite all-round performance shortboards. ... Continue reading
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Step Up

Model: Step Up

Length: 6 ft 5

Width: 19 1/4

Thick: 2 1/2

Tail Shape:

Volume (litres): ?

Fins:

Wave Size: 6-8 foot

Wave Type: Beach break

Overall Rating: Great Board

My Feedback:

This board surprised me. Initially, it did not do much for me. I rode it a couple of times in 4-6 foot plus surf, but it mostly felt stiff and not that responsive. It was hard to paddle, and even riding the wave was hard to manoeuvre unless I got the speed up.  I even thought about ... Continue reading
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My favourite board

Model: Sequel

Length: 6 ft 0

Width: 19 1/2

Thick: 2 7/16

Tail Shape:

Volume (litres): 30.0

Fins:

Wave Size: 2-4 foot

Wave Type: Beach break

Overall Rating: Excellent Board

My Feedback:

My absolute favourite board at the moment for beach breaks. I have ridden it in up to 4 ft, and it works even in the tiny stuff!!! It is fast and paddles like nothing else I have ridden before. It works both as thruster (FCS PC-5) or as a quad (FCS GMB-5), but I prefer it as a quad ... Continue reading