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Old 01-21-2012, 11:12 AM   #1 (permalink)
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anybody else ever experienced sizzling / popping during snowboard waxing?

I was waxing my board this AM and heard some...just a little here and there, with some steam/smoke. Iron was set to usual temp which doesn't give smoke typically. Only difference is that I had carried my snowboard in a damp snowboard bag to the garage right before waxing (stupid me). I figure some dampness went from the bag into the board's base, and started boiling off during the waxing process. I didn't smell any burnt wax and the base looks fine. Just wonderin'
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Old 01-21-2012, 11:14 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Probably just the moisture from the board.
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Old 01-21-2012, 11:30 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Definitely moisture. Same idea as when you get water on a hot skillet.
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