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Old 01-10-2010, 04:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Riding with a cracked high back? :\

I cracked my highback the other week and have been riding 3 times since. The crack runs from the bottom of the highback up to about halfway. The crack stays together pretty well when I'm strapped in, but I know when I go toeside that mad strain is pry being put on it and bending it in two. I haven't felt so much as a slip when shredding pretty hard since it cracked, but I'm kinda getting scared to go.

Why not just buy a new f*cking highback you ask? Well, I was out of work for 2 weeks cuz of surgery (that sucked up all my $$) and I'm presently damn near broke living in Bear with a season pass. Doc said I can finally board on Friday and I want to board at least one day this weekend before I start work Monday.....

What do you guys think

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Old 01-10-2010, 04:59 PM   #2 (permalink)
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look on craigslist prob can find an old used pair for cheap.. if you dont want to buy a new pair glue and duct tape is the the way we rock shit in the ghetto
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Old 01-12-2010, 07:10 PM   #3 (permalink)
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try GOOP- it's this ridic strong glue- holds anything together. Don't know how'd it'd work in the cold weather, but it's cheap and worth a try.
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Safety wire that SOB
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Burton has that W48 warrenty. Can you send it back to them?
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Old 01-13-2010, 02:59 PM   #8 (permalink)
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