Go Back   Starboard Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 64
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Mike T
Forum: Ask Our Team 17th August 2010, 06:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,391
Posted By Mike T
Slim Put the board out in the sun with the...

Slim
Put the board out in the sun with the vent plug closed and put a small amount of bubble soap on the crack and see if it bubbles. If you have bubbles then you have a crack thru the wood and...
Forum: Ask Our Team 17th August 2010, 06:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,945
Posted By Mike T
Andy Sounds like you have the lightweight...

Andy
Sounds like you have the lightweight race straps and that is what I have on one of my boards and yes the curved cutout area of the footstraps face outboard (Towards the ankle) and yes the...
Forum: Free Forum 16th February 2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,052
Posted By Mike T
Post'er #8 I took a look at the T-bone Nose...

Post'er #8
I took a look at the T-bone Nose protector @ the local WS Shop and they velcro to the boom head and then there are two plastic c-clips built into the mast padding that snaps too the...
Forum: Ask Our Team 16th February 2010, 08:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,499
Posted By Mike T
Hi! Should have included the following info The...

Hi! Should have included the following info The Board is a 2001 JP FSW. So looking for a change! Thanks! Mike
Forum: Ask Our Team 10th February 2010, 05:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,499
Posted By Mike T
Kode or Quad

Hi! I currently ride a JP Freestyle wave board 85l 255x56.5x tail ofo=34cm. I use this board with a 6.0-4.2 wave sails my weight is 77kg. It's a very fast for bump and jump and flat water blasting...
Forum: Free Forum 9th February 2010, 08:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,052
Posted By Mike T
Eric B Yes the NSI foam nose guards are good...

Eric B
Yes the NSI foam nose guards are good they have a dual density foam so it takes a good hit and distributes the impact loads. The boom pad will help also but most of the boards are so short...
Forum: Free Forum 5th February 2010, 06:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,052
Posted By Mike T
Smile Nanox What? Head gear? No nose job and...

Nanox
What? Head gear? No nose job and ripped out mast box is what we are after! Warm Winds! Michael
Forum: Free Forum 5th February 2010, 06:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,102
Posted By Mike T
Interesting post indeed #7 I don't think you...

Interesting post indeed #7
I don't think you need a vacuum bag if you use the 3M peal and stick eva pads. I did'nt have to use a vacuum bag when I did my superlight I just used contact cement and...
Forum: Free Forum 3rd February 2010, 09:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,052
Posted By Mike T
Eric B I would be very carefull if you have...

Eric B
I would be very carefull if you have a deviator on your board. I've seen those things rip the mast box apart on some other boards. Big sails and long masts create alot of leverage and if...
Forum: Free Forum 3rd February 2010, 09:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,912
Posted By Mike T
Eric I'll guess that your getting a 490/29 for...

Eric
I'll guess that your getting a 490/29 for the 8.5 and a 460/25 for the 6.5 sail. I would probably go with the two extensions vs one long one ( one short and one med). The reason is most mast...
Forum: Free Forum 3rd February 2010, 05:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,102
Posted By Mike T
Gades Not sure where your located at, but I...

Gades
Not sure where your located at, but I sent NSI in Hood River OR a paper template for a pad for an old Mistral superlight and they cut it and then mailed it to me. I would get in touch with...
Forum: Free Forum 2nd February 2010, 08:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,102
Posted By Mike T
Gades Why do you want to change the eva? I...

Gades
Why do you want to change the eva? I wouldn't! Dont do it! Also save your money on the new pad and put it towards a new board not sure what else you ride, but again dont do it! Mike
Forum: Free Forum 2nd February 2010, 04:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,052
Posted By Mike T
Eric If you can't get a starboard one from...

Eric
If you can't get a starboard one from your local dealer. Not sure where you are at but I ordered a nose guard from NSI in Hood River OR for a Starboard Aero and it's worked real well....
Forum: Free Forum 24th January 2010, 09:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,668
Posted By Mike T
Baldy Did you mean roll on uv Epoxy resin...

Baldy
Did you mean roll on uv Epoxy resin or Polyester resin? Because I don't think it's a good idea to coat the board with polyester resin it won't bond well to epoxy. Also you might want to...
Forum: Free Forum 13th January 2010, 04:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,323
Posted By Mike T
Ken & Murphy Nice windsurfing log and I...

Ken & Murphy
Nice windsurfing log and I have to agree with Ken, Murphy is in one of the most consistant and windiest places to sail in the US year round that is for sure. I spent nine years in...
Forum: Ask Our Team 12th January 2010, 10:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,845
Posted By Mike T
RadiantX Your right Kwik Grip is the same...

RadiantX
Your right Kwik Grip is the same kind of stuff. What I would do is check out some of the Stand-up paddle shops in the area and see if they have the eva sheet foam.(some of the foams are...
Forum: Ask Our Team 11th January 2010, 07:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,845
Posted By Mike T
RadiantX Hi! Not sure if I found the right...

RadiantX
Hi! Not sure if I found the right web site but is Kwik Grip a double sided tape? Not heard of the stuf here in the US. But what I have used is Barge Contact Cement to reglue deck pads....
Forum: Ask Our Team 13th December 2009, 08:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,349
Posted By Mike T
Radiant X I've seen this with a friends SB...

Radiant X
I've seen this with a friends SB Aero after he got catapulted and broke the nose of his board. Almost all his foot strap screws where loose and bent especially the starboard side...
Forum: Ask Our Team 2nd July 2009, 12:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,307
Posted By Mike T
Patrickb If you take a look at the...

Patrickb
If you take a look at the boardlady's web site http://www.boardlady.com/extrainserts1.htm, You can see how she puts inserts into a board. She also lists sources for supplies to do...
Forum: Ask Our Team 16th April 2009, 10:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,834
Posted By Mike T
Alexciacs I think the Chinook triple clamp...

Alexciacs
I think the Chinook triple clamp carbon booms are great. They are light weight Stiff and they have good adjustable range. I have a 170cm-236cm slalom bend with the continious rear tail...
Forum: Ask Our Team 2nd April 2009, 11:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,276
Posted By Mike T
Stefashka I agree with Ken the bones...

Stefashka
I agree with Ken the bones would protect the board you might have to use more than two too carry the load of the gear bag. NSI still makes them www.northshoreinc.com check out their...
Forum: Ask Our Team 3rd March 2009, 08:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,638
Posted By Mike T
JD111 JD, Well lets give the guy some...

JD111
JD, Well lets give the guy some kudo's for taking the board back and then giving you a good deal in return and glad to hear that you went and fixed the cracks. Those earplugs come in handy...
Forum: Ask Our Team 2nd March 2009, 10:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,638
Posted By Mike T
Erik Yes most fin boxes are surrounded by...

Erik
Yes most fin boxes are surrounded by hard foam. But not all! So If you suspect that the fin box is cracked and the hard foam is not then you still have a water tight area but with a hard...
Forum: Free Forum 16th February 2009, 07:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,440
Posted By Mike T
FreeSkiing Hi! Freeskiing, You might want to...

FreeSkiing
Hi! Freeskiing, You might want to take a look at some of the info from Wardog @ http://www.surfingsports.com/ he has alot of experience with the Trifin setup. He was working with Mark...
Forum: Ask Our Team 15th February 2009, 07:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,638
Posted By Mike T
JD111 I took a look at the pictures and...

JD111
I took a look at the pictures and the two latest ones of the side of the fin box that is amazing that some one would call that a repair? That looks like they tore out the side of the fin...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 64

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +7. The time now is 10:45 PM.