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  Topic: photobucket
skidesmond

Replies: 8
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PostForum: Journals: Log Your Ski Building Progress   Posted: Sat Dec 01, 2018 6:15 pm   Subject: photobucket
That awesome! Unfortunately I deleted my photobucket pics and my account, but I could probably figure it out based on the jpeg name. It would be a small project to update all 338 pics! Thanks for doin ...
  Topic: photobucket
skidesmond

Replies: 8
Views: 274

PostForum: Journals: Log Your Ski Building Progress   Posted: Wed Nov 21, 2018 4:39 am   Subject: photobucket
Some of my links worked and some didn’t. But soon photobucket will require you to pay a monthly fee. What really bothered me about them is they stopped the hot links without notice, at least I never ...
  Topic: photobucket
skidesmond

Replies: 8
Views: 274

PostForum: Journals: Log Your Ski Building Progress   Posted: Tue Nov 20, 2018 6:13 am   Subject: photobucket
If you didn't know already Photobucket users will no longer be able to use their site for free. This will break all my photo links and I'm sure it will for many others. I'm in the process of removing ...
  Topic: photobucket
skidesmond

Replies: 0
Views: 127

PostForum: Equipment and Tools (e.g., ski press, core profiler, etc)   Posted: Tue Nov 20, 2018 6:11 am   Subject: photobucket
If you didn't know already Photobucket users will no longer be able to use their site for free. This will break all my photo links and I'm sure it will for many others. I'm in the process of removing ...
  Topic: Triaxial FG - small amount free
skidesmond

Replies: 1
Views: 627

PostForum: Materials and Supplies   Posted: Tue Apr 24, 2018 2:33 am   Subject: Triaxial FG - small amount free
Fiberglass has been spoken for. Thanks!
  Topic: Triaxial FG - small amount free
skidesmond

Replies: 1
Views: 627

PostForum: Materials and Supplies   Posted: Fri Apr 20, 2018 4:30 am   Subject: Triaxial FG - small amount free
FREE - Skibuilders in Western Mass or New England area - Looking to unload a small amount of triaxial FG 23.55 ounce. I have a 72x24 and 72x50 sections on a roll. Enough for a couple pair of skis or s ...
  Topic: Graphene
skidesmond

Replies: 14
Views: 2304

PostForum: Materials and Supplies   Posted: Fri Jan 05, 2018 4:40 pm   Subject: Graphene
Reminds me to an us brand ... always talking about how important and different epoxy is because he knows ... he comes from aerospace ... and that its a carbon board...

We cut up one board and guess ...
  Topic: Graphene
skidesmond

Replies: 14
Views: 2304

PostForum: Materials and Supplies   Posted: Fri Jan 05, 2018 12:15 pm   Subject: Graphene
Gketcham, that’s why I started this post. From what I’ve read so far, it’s so expensive I wonder how much Head uses. I haven't seen other big manufacturers advertise it in their skis yet. Can’ ...
  Topic: Section8-GS Comp
skidesmond

Replies: 0
Views: 828

PostForum: Test and Trip Reports: How Did They Work?   Posted: Fri Dec 29, 2017 3:57 pm   Subject: Section8-GS Comp
After years of hemming-n-hawing I finally bit the bullet and made a GS style racing ski. Spent yesterday skiing on it (12/2Cool . It happened to be a bitter cold day, 0F. Snowbase was hard with loose s ...
  Topic: Section8 - GS COMP
skidesmond

Replies: 0
Views: 638

PostForum: Journals: Log Your Ski Building Progress   Posted: Mon Dec 18, 2017 6:40 pm   Subject: Section8 - GS COMP
Been awhile since I posted about a build.

I did some redesign of a cheater style race Ski I had kickin around in my head for quite some time. It had a square tail and rounded the tail. Also I thi ...
  Topic: Section8-titanal
skidesmond

Replies: 15
Views: 2378

PostForum: Ski/Snowboard Design and Layup   Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 7:00 pm   Subject: Section8-titanal
I pressed the ski, did all the finish work on it, base grind, edge sharpening, wax, etc. I put the titanal on the top layer. I split the titanal in half. The titanal did extend over the bindings area ...
  Topic: Section8-titanal
skidesmond

Replies: 15
Views: 2378

PostForum: Ski/Snowboard Design and Layup   Posted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 7:36 am   Subject: Section8-titanal
Update... I used the router to trim the edge of the sample piece I made and it does work ok. I took a minute shaving off, a bit scary, I think it dulls the router bit pretty quick. Obviously bits of A ...
  Topic: Section8-titanal
skidesmond

Replies: 15
Views: 2378

PostForum: Ski/Snowboard Design and Layup   Posted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 1:54 pm   Subject: Section8-titanal
For anyone who has used titanal or any metal in their layup... How does the router handle cutting through the metal when beveling the sidewall?? Thinking of using full width titanal. Figured I’d pos ...
  Topic: Establishing Base Edge
skidesmond

Replies: 3
Views: 846

PostForum: Equipment and Tools (e.g., ski press, core profiler, etc)   Posted: Thu Nov 16, 2017 6:51 pm   Subject: Establishing Base Edge
Same. I use the adjustable Toko for base filing and Toko Edge tuner for edges.

Tuning does make a big difference. I always keep the skis sharp and waxed. No need to go over board unless you’re on ...
  Topic: Back and looking forward to building!
skidesmond

Replies: 22
Views: 3612

PostForum: Journals: Log Your Ski Building Progress   Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2017 7:27 pm   Subject: Back and looking forward to building!
I use full flax and carbon. I use uni carbon about 4-5 ounces. I use a 2inch strip of carbon down the middle. Skis are damp but carbon gives them good rebound. And I use ash for the core.
 
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