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Old    JS (dreamer)      Join Date: Nov 2008       06-07-2009, 11:10 AM Reply   
to hold my platform pad down? There is a larger gap when we are wakesurfing but I did not want to pull up too hard and tear it.
Old    Ajholt7 (ajholt7)      Join Date: Apr 2009       06-07-2009, 1:33 PM Reply   
DAP wood contact cement
Old    Nick Tomsyck (sidekicknicholas)      Join Date: Mar 2007       06-07-2009, 4:47 PM Reply   
Gorrilla Glue... it will foam over, chop that off and you're golden
Old    Chris (tigerider20v)      Join Date: Jun 2009       06-07-2009, 9:08 PM Reply   
gorrilla glue is great stuff, but not for this issue. I agree with ajholt, a good quality contact cement is the way to go. gorrilla glue will foam under as well creating a bubble so to speak
Old    Tony (supraride)      Join Date: Jun 2007       06-07-2009, 10:43 PM Reply   
John, You should use Hydro Turf Glue. Its what they use to put the pad on jet skis. It should work for this also. Good Luck
Old    Ajholt7 (ajholt7)      Join Date: Apr 2009       06-08-2009, 12:40 AM Reply   
Hydro Turf Glue is DAP Weldwood. I was told that from Hydro Turf when I bought some a couple years ago for a PWC. It works great.
Old    Tony (supraride)      Join Date: Jun 2007       06-08-2009, 7:41 AM Reply   
Great info. Thanks
Old    JS (dreamer)      Join Date: Nov 2008       06-08-2009, 8:20 AM Reply   
this stuff?
Old    Kirk (kirk)      Join Date: May 2003       06-08-2009, 8:39 AM Reply   
I have had great luck with this...
Old    Ajholt7 (ajholt7)      Join Date: Apr 2009       06-08-2009, 1:15 PM Reply   
John that is the stuff in your link. Should be able to get it at any hardware store.
Old    JS (dreamer)      Join Date: Nov 2008       06-09-2009, 3:01 PM Reply   
Under the black pad is some type of film that was probably part of the original sticker on the padding. Should I try and remove some of it or just apply the glue as is? It is well connected to the platform.
Old    Bill K (bill_airjunky)      Join Date: Apr 2002       06-09-2009, 4:36 PM Reply   
I've had great luck with the 3M Super 90 spray adhesive that Kirk posted up above.
Old    Bryan (aqualung)      Join Date: May 2009       06-16-2009, 8:45 AM Reply   
Great info. On the flip side of this topic, does anyone know where I can get a new Platform Pad. I have a 97' MC Maristar. It's a generic shaped pad that I could cut myself if I could just find where to buy the material. Preferrably very dense and not smooth on top.
Old    Nacho (denverd1)      Join Date: May 2004       06-16-2009, 8:51 AM Reply   


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