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Old 03-28-2012, 01:08 PM   #10 (permalink)
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So I waxed again before I took it out again and about an hour into the day I checked the base and it looked dry again. Upon further inspection, the stuff does scrape off. It didn't seem to affect my speed, but I have to wonder what the cause of this is. My other bases have never done this. Could it be the wax I used? It was toko all temp stuff. Anyways, it doesn't seem to affect the performance of the board, which is great!
It could be the base is just grabbing onto/holding onto outgoing wax, more than other boards. After a weekend in Tahoe my Coda does the same thing.

My wife, who doesn't spend two seconds looking at boards or on the internet or know a thing about snowboarding other than strapping in and going down the hill, looked at it when I was looking at it, and said, "oh that's just wax." How the hell does she know? But I think she's right.
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