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 Post subject: Skimboard
PostPosted: Tue Jul 25, 2006 6:45 pm 
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Whats a good size skimboard to build .Want to use it with a kite . 130 x 45?


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 Post subject: skimboard
PostPosted: Tue Jul 25, 2006 11:37 pm 
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Location: camber sands
135x50/55 more like....give it loads of width as youll be shifting your feet all over the puppy ,and make it tear shaped/fat n directional with about 3mm rocker in the tip and youll be havin it..mine works a treat


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Thanks greenkite .Did you go for a glass or wood construction? Im thinking wood with a core for the first one ,then go for a glass one .Is it worth putting inserts in? :D


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 29, 2006 7:43 pm 
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Greenkite . Have made outline of skimboard 130 x 50 . Looks good .Will build next week.


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PostPosted: Sun Jul 30, 2006 1:21 am 
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i use sp systems core cell as its the best core i can get,ive tried loads of others but this stuff is the nuts.i use epoxy and various grades of glass cloth . i dont bother with inserts in these as if the wind warrants foot straps ill be on this
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nice shape you got going on there fella ,
hope it comes out nice for ya.

if you do want inserts nsi do surf pads with built in inserts


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