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Old 12-19-2010, 05:05 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by kyle16 View Post
I got mine, but haven't ridden it yet. I am in fear of the same thing with the topsheet. I may go the marine varnish route, but I really like the finish on it right now, so I got some butcher block conditioner and am in the process of putting a couple layers on it. it will not protect it from chipping, but it should help with potential standing water problems below the bindings. With the raw base, I fear of some rot over time if water stands in an area for a while.
i heard that too...a friend ahad a Flagship at kirkwood, and I believe one of the shop guys was talking about the same water penetrating under the top sheet...
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