I thought that may be the case, nicely done though.rynhardt wrote:I have literally spent nights lying awake thinking how best to attach the bindings.
In the end I decided to simply drill a hole through the polycarb and put a bolt through.
Ha, tell me about it... done exactly that last week after fucking up a loop and pulled the insert out on one side. Interestingly, rather than pulling out the whole insert it broke leaving the base of the insert in the board which I've never seen before. I make my own boards too by the way.rynhardt wrote: Wiping out with bindings can put a tremendous amount of force through the board. Something like a faceplant at 20mph is enough to bruise my ankles (and face ) and rip the laminate loose from the base sheet.
Starburst cracking with polycarb and lexan will happen when using Loctite blue or red on screwsrynhardt wrote: In the end I decided to simply drill a hole through the polycarb and put a bolt through.
the board cracked at the bolt hole the very next session.
From what I know about polycarb and acrylic's properties, they are both considered notch-sensitive materials.
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