Check out the results of our lateral pressure test of FCS Fins Systems vs counterfeit systems with FCS Product Development Manager Mike Durante.
The lateral pressure test is a way for us to quantify when a system fails. Relating it to surfing its comparable to how much force a surfer can put on their fins in a turn.
Our aim is to create a system that will surpass any type of force a surfer can put on their fin system. The Pressure Test Results:
|Post-glass Fin System || || |
| Counterfeit 1 || || 80.8 ftlb |
| Counterfeit 2 || || 93.8 ftlb |
| FCS X-2 || || 108.6 ftlb |
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| Pre-Glass Fin Systems || || |
| Competitor || || 83.7 ftlb |
| FCS Fusion || || 106.1 ftlb |
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ftlb: Foot-Pound Force