i bought a new board last week and surfed it for one session. and i noticed that i had a 2 inch crack from a pressure dent running along the stringer. has this ever happened to anyone else? and any tip on what i shpuld do . cuz this has never happened to any boards i own
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crack along stringer
Jul 9, 2009, 05:08 PM #2
dude i have had that happen to 2 boards it seems impossible to repair i have tried everything i cut a 1ft x 1ft square into the deck and patched its that held up for a month,but since its right in the middle of the deck its never a permit fix, and if you let it got you end up with a super long crack and a waterlogged board go have it professional repaired im sure theres some trick to it cause it happens all the time or so it seems
Jul 9, 2009, 05:13 PM #3
do you hop on your board really heavy? a new board should not have this problem that's for sure.
was it a wrv by any chance?
yeah im planning on getting it professionally done. because i tried to do a quick patch myself with ding all quick stick that i had laying around but that didnt hold it and it got even bigger. im like 190 so i guess i get up pretty heavy, but theres no reason for it to split so easy. im guessing its weak glassing. and its not a wrv, its a channel islands fishcut.
Jul 10, 2009, 02:11 AM #6
both the boards i have with a cracked stringer are WRV's