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Buying a #usedsurfboard 

If the deck has a soft balloon feel to it, don’t buy it.

An unlucky customer bought this from a popular online

bidding site, this is what I found.

Always pay with #paypal

#jeffthedingman

 This is how this rebuild started,

this Rusty Dwart Surfboard was in a bad way.

Initially it looked like the front set of FCS FIN PLUGS need replacement.

Looks can be deceiving!

Dean Rusty dwart 001

Notice the dark coloring on the stringer,

this is due to being wet and led to the further surgery below.

Dean Rusty dwart 003

I scalped this DWART.

scalp 001

If your surfboard has cracked fin plugs this could happen to your surfboard.

Follow this link to see more of this rebuild,

  www.facebook.com/jeffthedingman

Caring surfboard repairs in Bournemouth UK

Mark’s Fish surfboard.

TELL TALE SIGNS of surfboard deck delam

are cracked glass and the stringer/foam stained by sea water.

INITIAL repair preparation revealed:

Note the three rust stains in the foam,

looks as if a previous owner to Mark had attempted

to start a repair, it will soon be repaired correctly using quality materials.

“Caring repairs by Jeff The Ding Man”