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jackbristow94 01-16-2014 12:53 PM

Base looks really bad...
 
Ok... so i was waxing my board which i have done many times before and when i had finished scraping and everything, the base still had loads of red wax on it, what should i do?

destroy 01-16-2014 12:57 PM

...

...apparently you weren't done scraping!

speedjason 01-16-2014 01:08 PM

scrape harder.:laugh:

jackbristow94 01-16-2014 01:12 PM

i dont know if my scraper is any good anymore, its kinda flimsy...

CassMT 01-16-2014 01:16 PM

my bs-o-meter just went to red

speedjason 01-16-2014 01:19 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by jackbristow94 (Post 1442145)
i dont know if my scraper is any good anymore, its kinda flimsy...

get a better one.
or sharpen it on a piece of fine sand paper.

jackbristow94 01-16-2014 01:24 PM

ok i just scraped as much wax as i could off my board and its still there, the base is like all red

mojo maestro 01-16-2014 01:25 PM

Drink a couple of beers...........everything looks better after a couple of beers.

lab49232 01-16-2014 02:26 PM

Believe it or not I just saw a board that had this exact problem. It was a white based Gnu Street Kills and the kid had waxed it with a red wax, scraped it and the wax had absorbed so much into the board he couldn't scrape it off. Brought the board to me to see if I could fix it. Almost looks like a color bleed from the base graphic but after some serious scraping I got some more red out but it's still there. :dunno: (Ignore the excess wax you see, this is before I gave it a thorough scraping.

[IMG]http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t...ps0a71aa18.jpg[/IMG]

SnowDogWax 01-16-2014 02:43 PM

Think the wax might be the problem, the dye in the discolored board.


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