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by ggardner90
Thu Apr 19, 2012 5:48 pm
Forum: Materials and Supplies
Topic: bamboo lumber supplier
Replies: 19
Views: 11918

Calibamboo they have 1/2in 4 by 8ft sheets of plywood it is where we get all of our wood from. It saves so much time not having to laminate planks
by ggardner90
Wed Apr 18, 2012 7:50 pm
Forum: Yard Sale (non commercial)
Topic: Snowboard press and tons of materials for sale *SOLD*
Replies: 8
Views: 4714

How long are the heat blankets are they from mei. Would you hold it till may 4
by ggardner90
Wed Apr 18, 2012 7:27 pm
Forum: Yard Sale (non commercial)
Topic: Snowboard press and tons of materials for sale *SOLD*
Replies: 8
Views: 4714

How long are the heat blankets are they from mei. Would you hold it till may 4
by ggardner90
Tue Apr 17, 2012 5:10 pm
Forum: Yard Sale (non commercial)
Topic: In need of sidewall and edge
Replies: 5
Views: 2200

called them today and we bought the rest of what they had but we are looking for more. and hopefully to get our hands on it faster than their turn around time

BTW we are covered on edges
by ggardner90
Tue Apr 17, 2012 11:44 am
Forum: Yard Sale (non commercial)
Topic: In need of sidewall and edge
Replies: 5
Views: 2200

crown takes to long, we sort of dropped the ball on the order now we are between a rock and a hard place. just located edges so i am only looking for sidewall and a couple meters of Red base material
by ggardner90
Tue Apr 17, 2012 10:55 am
Forum: Yard Sale (non commercial)
Topic: In need of sidewall and edge
Replies: 5
Views: 2200

In need of sidewall and edge

I really need to get my hands on about 8 sheets of sidewall material and 160 edge pieces. if you have any extra i would love to take it off your hands

Thanks
by ggardner90
Wed Mar 14, 2012 5:51 pm
Forum: Equipment and Tools (e.g., ski press, core profiler, etc)
Topic: FreeShaper adjustable ski press
Replies: 12
Views: 8560

how can you adjust the mold for camber do you just change the bottom supports
by ggardner90
Sun Mar 11, 2012 10:00 pm
Forum: Ski/Snowboard Design and Layup
Topic: Chipping and tearing topsheet
Replies: 14
Views: 6335

here is what u need to do big guy. Step 1 RIDE YOUR SKIS!!!! until you discover the problems with them Step 2 purchase 5 shot glasses Step 3 Glue purchased shot glasses to your ski Step 4 fill glasses with alcohol and drink with friends Step 5 Call miller studio, CODA, Snowboard materials and purcha...
by ggardner90
Wed Mar 07, 2012 7:45 pm
Forum: Equipment and Tools (e.g., ski press, core profiler, etc)
Topic: press flexion
Replies: 16
Views: 5636

i placed a couple rows of .5in thick bamboo strips stacked 2 high between my cattrack and hose. it solved the problem
by ggardner90
Wed Mar 07, 2012 1:51 pm
Forum: Ski/Snowboard Design and Layup
Topic: prevent core shift during layup
Replies: 7
Views: 2844

i never thought of the gluing the inserts to the base. that is awesome and solves the problem thanks. so much
by ggardner90
Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:22 pm
Forum: Ski/Snowboard Design and Layup
Topic: prevent core shift during layup
Replies: 7
Views: 2844

prevent core shift during layup

It is my first time attempting to put inserts into a core. i am curious how you guys are able to prevent the core from shifting at all during the layup. i have been using a home made casset jb welding aluminum bars to the aluminum sheet on the mold. this works fine but there is about .5-1mm of shift...
by ggardner90
Mon Mar 05, 2012 11:21 pm
Forum: Equipment and Tools (e.g., ski press, core profiler, etc)
Topic: ROUTER THREAD
Replies: 25
Views: 9704

i have 2 routers 1 working. both are fix based. i had a VERY NICE craftsman router 1/2in collet 2.5+ hp fixed into my table saw. it bit the dust long before my cheap ryobi, which keeps running like a champ. i have profiled every core with it. the plunge base is a bit much for ski building cant reall...
by ggardner90
Wed Feb 22, 2012 5:55 pm
Forum: Materials and Supplies
Topic: Ski cores help!!
Replies: 7
Views: 3407

i will echo what everyone else has said, not having a router, planer and band saw is going to be an issue for you. but i will happily make you any core you want.
by ggardner90
Tue Feb 14, 2012 1:11 pm
Forum: Materials and Supplies
Topic: help with new press!
Replies: 14
Views: 5614

spend some time on the internet and call around i found a guy i utah who is amazing at making molds. i send him a drawing and go pic up my ne mold template later that day for like 20 bucks and half the time he doesnt even charge me. i would recommend finding a sign making shop he has a cnc router.
by ggardner90
Sun Feb 12, 2012 10:17 pm
Forum: Ski/Snowboard Design and Layup
Topic: tip tail de-lam
Replies: 2
Views: 1287

i was having a similar issue, after many ideas i thought would solve the problem and trying all the tips from the guys on here i finally called entropy and we decided it was most likely an improper cure for the epoxy. my recomendation is to leave the layup in the press for another 20min past what u ...