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Old     (wakebum8488)      Join Date: Jan 2004       03-05-2010, 6:53 AM Reply   
Hey does anyone know of any good products to fix a thrashed board? I live in west Michigan and there is a new cable park going in (placid waters), which I'm super pumped about, but I know I'll probably end up wrecking my board.... obviously placid isn't the first cable park in the world so i was just wondering if there is a product out there to solve this problem or if it really isn't even an issue... Thanks for the help!
Old     (andy_nintzel)      Join Date: Sep 2004 Location: Minnesnowda       03-05-2010, 7:38 AM Reply   
Really it depends on your definition of thrashed. I mean if there is thikngs that are making the board not ride correctly then you have an issue, like a half tore off molded fin or something. But if it just has knicks and scratches on it I wouldn;t really swet it. They are sort of the nature of the beast here,l I hit tons of sliders, docks, rocks, stumps, really anything thats out there and destroy me boards, But I keep riding them till the snap or they are so chewed up they cut my hands up when I grab.

A good 2 part epoxy will really work to fix an major issues, but like I said, a wakeboard is a tool eventually they break.
Old     (jps912)      Join Date: Jun 2007       03-05-2010, 7:50 AM Reply   
Ya we fixed my board with an epoxy and toothpicks when i ripped part of it. Turned out fine and i rode it for 2 more years haha.
Old     (stang_killa_ss)      Join Date: Jan 2010       03-05-2010, 8:54 AM Reply   
i actually prefer JB weld. less brittle than epoxy and holds up to the sun UV rays better as well.
sands easy too.
Old     (Sean)      Join Date: Feb 2010       03-05-2010, 9:11 AM Reply   
Depends on What Kind of board you are going to repair, If its compression molded your ganna have a hard time making it work, If its a flex Board with more of a snowboard construction like a slingshot I can tell you how to do it so it looks new, For this board I used West systems epoxy. its pretty easy to do.

Old     (sidekicknicholas)      Join Date: Mar 2007       03-05-2010, 9:14 AM Reply   
sun cure is my fav. for old style boards.... super easy to use, just takes a little time
Old     (cglass08)      Join Date: Jan 2007       03-05-2010, 9:39 AM Reply   
Does anybody have any advice what I should use to get a little more life out of my Reflex with this crack in it?
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