Tag Archive: Glass


Lost surfboard

Serviced all the little dings on Deanos Lost Rocket surfboard.

Before

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After

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A deck crease – very important to fix as left alone this could lead to a snapped board.

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AFTER  re strengthening with glass and blending in.

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Leash plug was cracked around its circumference – now repaired.

If your lease plug fails you’ve LOST your surfboard đŸ˜‰

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Enjoy Deano

Quality surfboard repairs in BMTH Bournemouth 

By Jeff The Ding Man

A family owned business with old fashioned values.

Rory’s Adams TONKA surfboard

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poor photo I know – repairing a FCS FIN PLUG

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Result, now to fix the multiple dings up nose.

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I used a white tint to the resin to hide the four dings that needed routering clean – filling and then a layer of glass over the whole nose area wrapped around the rails.This glass panel was required as the nose had stress cracks all over it – notice Rory I squared of the Nose tip to remove damage and now it has a safer profile.

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Caring surfboard repairs by

Jeff the Ding Man

A Firewire surfboard with a cracked FCS Fusion fin plug

Only the front fin tab box was cracked,

the impact cracked the surrounding glass both sides of the tab box,

the FCS FUSION fin system was in great shape so I routered out the damage

and internally strengthened the new plug site with fibre glass before fin plug installation.

The new fin plug is surrounded by glass fiber and further strengthened by the remaining Fusion plug.

Enjoy your Firewire surfboard Gary.

Caring surfboard repair by Jeff The Ding Man