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post #1 of 23 (permalink) Old 11-27-2010, 10:40 PM Thread Starter
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beveling edges

hey guys i had jus beveled my edges on a regular camber board...now i as wondering how would u bevel the edges on a reverse camber board since the contact points on the board are differ. i do mostly ride park but i dont wanna bevel the edges to a point that i cant carve down the mountain or have no sense of control. so please people help me out here from one rider to another lol thanks ya


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please help!! sos any body
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Do you ride a lot of rails? I find it's impossible to keep an edge on a park board. With regular use in the park you'll shear your edges and they will eventually need to be filed to keep them from getting catchy. Out here in the northeast where the slopes are really icy the only way around it is to have a park board that is aggressively detuned and an all mtn board that you keep fresh and away from the rails.
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i do have a KINK and a WWW ROCKER which are my park boards and a DH which is my all mountain board...so i should just leave my DHnice n sharp and bevel my other boards right?
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lol very true...i would have to go n get one of those tools to bevel right dont trust my self doing it free hand...for deturning i can just take a file on a 45 degree right where the bottom edge n side edge meet??
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No...if you want a bevel take it to a shop, they'll do it with a ceramic machine. To detune look it up on youtube...you'll need a bastard file and a diamond stone.
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thanks alot man...u just saved me a board
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You can do the bevel yourself, you need to buy the proper file and guides though and they arent always cheap. Never attempt to do this free hand. If it's a jib board just ride it through the parking lot a few times
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i know =/ cheapist i seen was 30 bucks sucks man
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ok now i need some suggestions on how i should bevel my kink and my WWW rocker...should i but a 2.0 or 2.5 on either or and should i lightly deturn or aggressively deturn either or...please leave ya feed backs just need some ideas and some help thanks ya


also im ride in the north east pretty icy snow

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