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12-19-2010 03:24 AM
phile00 Dude, looks like you've never waxed it! Get a base grind, what that doesn't smooth out have a shop use p-tex, from there obviously wax it. You should be good to go.
12-18-2010 11:10 PM
MistahTaki
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Originally Posted by roremc View Post
What does a base grind and wax cost?
depends, probably around $10,000. it's all worth it though.
12-18-2010 08:53 PM
roremc What does a base grind and wax cost?
12-18-2010 05:49 PM
calculatedrisk It almost looks furry.. that thing needs a Brazilian.
12-18-2010 03:05 PM
slyder
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Originally Posted by Qball View Post
Did you ride it down the interstate or something?
/\ best comment !!!

Asked before but do you wax your board regularly???

-Slyder
12-18-2010 01:32 PM
EagleTalons Uh oh looks like someone rode their board down the driveway.
12-18-2010 12:19 PM
dickisnc def base grind that shiz- much better than just waxing it- and after you get your board tuned- remember- it's not gonna wax itself...
12-15-2010 08:46 AM
Qball Did you ride it down the interstate or something?
12-15-2010 06:21 AM
MistahTaki Even if you wax it the scratches will just get filled up with wax and slow you down. As mentioned above, you should get a base grind. It'll be impossible to fill in every scratch w/ ptex.
12-13-2010 02:08 PM
extra0 I don't worry about scratches that run parallel to the edges (tip to tail) - they just act more like a heavy stone grind (get rid of any little dangly hairs though).

It's the perpendicular (edge to edge) scratches that slow you down. I fill the deeper ones with p-tex, even if they aren't core shots (or you can get a base grind...hard to tell with you graphics, but your base looks pretty thrashed).
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