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Old 12-21-2011, 08:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question what kind of wax

Hey I just bought a 2010/2011 K2www and not sure what wax to use. I know they aren't boards meant to go fast but I would like to get wax that would hopefully get the speed up a little bit. Thanks for your help.
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Old 12-21-2011, 08:52 PM   #2 (permalink)
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id say just get any wax for what the conditions are. Its all about proper preparation and finishing.
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Old 12-21-2011, 09:13 PM   #3 (permalink)
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OneballJay 4wd all temp, wax it and forget about it.
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Old 12-21-2011, 10:08 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Old 12-22-2011, 02:27 AM   #5 (permalink)
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saucer wax.
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Old 12-22-2011, 12:24 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Everyone has their favorite brands but in reality just about any all temperature wax will do.
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Old 12-22-2011, 12:59 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Frequent waxing will keep your board gliding smooth more than a specific brand will. To really eek out every bit of speed you'd have to pair the right temp wax with the right snow conditions. That to me is a bit overkill for just having fun on the hill, but some do enjoy it as part of the setup to an epic day of boarding.
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Old 12-22-2011, 02:02 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Old 12-22-2011, 02:15 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Old 12-23-2011, 02:39 PM   #10 (permalink)
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I've had good results with Swix CH waxes , used Holmenkol for storage,it was inexpensive.
Started out this season with Toko S3 red.
With the Swix CH I found that if you could perfectly match the wax to the conditions,carrying speed through the flat sections was no problem.
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