Go Back   Starboard Forums > Ask Our Team

Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 5th July 2009, 10:13 AM   #1
New Member
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 2
Default Bought 'New' but Got Used/Waterlogged Board - Help/Fixable?

Hi there,
Thanks for your advice. I just bought a beautiful Kombat 114 that was sold to me as new. I was a bit skeptical because there were some smudges and a few minor marks on it but was assured it was new and the marks were just from being moved around the shop. Anyway, I was too stoked not to buy and took the shop owners word, but after getting it home and preparing to set it up, it seemed a bit heavy. Checked the specs online and it is supposed to be about 17 lbs (7.55 kg with the Tufskin), but when I weighed it, it came in at about 24 lbs. Then I found what look life a couple of after market repair screw holes on the bottom. Maybe those are evidence of an attempted repair? So, the board is about 8 lbs overweight. Can the extra weight be shed by some drying technique? Will the board rot? Anything I can do? Appreciate the help here.
kombat114buyer is offline   Reply With Quote


fix waterlogged board, repair waterlogged board, waterlogged board

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT +7. The time now is 09:44 PM.