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.FRY.Get them tuned. They've probably aquired lots of dirt and rust and shit.
theabortionatorcheck the base and edges. Are your edges fucked up and cracked? burs? core shots on base along edges?
Clean up your edges and ptex any big shit on your base.
If you're concerned or don't to mess with them yourself take them to a shop. IF THEY TUNE YOUR EDGES MAKE SURE YOU DETUNE THAT SHIT BEFORE YOU HIT RAILS
Sh4dowPretty much this, however, if you have too deep of a gauge in your base (i.e. it goes all the way through the petex to the wood core), petex is not good enough. You need a different material. A ski shop can fix it, but it's expensive. Cost me $100 to have it done on my Lab 001s. Not much option though, with gauges that deep the wood core will get wet and rot and ruin the skis if it's not fixed.
theabortionatorIf they're good skis that's one thing but spending $100 to fix old park skis seems a little much.
p.hawks$100 for a base weld seems like a little much. I think I paid $20 the last time I needed one, and that was on the mountain, not my regular shop.
tomPietrowskiYou will get a wax for $20 but you won't get a base grind, stone grind, edge and wax for $20.
p.hawksI know, it was a base weld, as in to fix a core shot. They also "smoothed it over" with a little wax from the wheel.
Regardless, op, if the wood isn't showing, you should be able to fix it yourself very cheap.