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Old 01-16-2012, 02:34 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by SimonB View Post
Factory wax on my NS was crap.

NS (and almost everyone else) does not hot wax a board in the factory. They mannually apply a rub-on liquid (in just seconds). I wouldn't ride on an old board with only that wax job. I certainly wouldn't ride on a new ($500+) one that way either.

I am not knocking them either. It is a light base coating. Even they would tell you to wax it before actually using it.

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