my buddy rides them centermounted for park and he has the 175 anbd he loooooves them. ive flexed them by hand and i think they are softer than the invaders. I just picked up a pair for 299 from christysports.com in a 185, best deal around!!!
Just do it, it feels like 3000 times better. it's like the difference between skiing in the east, and skiing in the west, both are fun, but once you ski the west the east just won't be the same- Jklops