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02-06-2008, 03:57 PM
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Originally Posted by Toonces
The pitch can easially be remedied though by switching holders or altering the profile on it. I wouldn't disuade him based on something like the pitch on the holder.
True... I was thinking, swaping holders would be a lot to go through for someone just starting out. That was kind of why I didn't recommend them. Plus, I know what's it like to break in a pair of Grafs. It can be a long and painful process, even after baking.

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Originally Posted by wildebeest View Post
I wish I would have started skating on something with some forward pitch to it. Until I got mine profiled, I thought I was doing something wrong -- felt like I was dragging a midget around on my back trying to pull me backwards.
LOL great mental image.

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