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Re: Slingshot Tyrant 6'2' finbox Fix

Postby naishdude » Tue Nov 09, 2010 6:21 pm

I did not like what happened, but at least they reacted and offered a possible solution,
I think the best thing to do, as you sayn, is to remove the shims and file down the fins!
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Re: Slingshot Tyrant 6'2' finbox Fix

Postby shymac » Thu Nov 11, 2010 10:11 pm

I've tested the strenght of those fin boxes and there solid... As long as they don't speed finishin them too much to where the glass isnt there... We have seen a couple of those so warranty a board for this issue will not be a problem.

I smacked the fin major... Exposed reef head to direct hit on right side... BAM! thougth I blew out the whole rear end... Got the board.. fliped it over and only had a bit of fin damage near the box.. Box was in tack! Riding strapless helps with damage but still a direct hit... Rode back and sanded down fin with coral rock bit and went out riding... Any other findbox would have been complete F'd... Mini Tuttle fin box's work. :bye:
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