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heat gun for bending tips
hey..i gotta bend the back of my atomic twintips up a little more, their not high enough for me..anyone ever used a heat gun to bend a ski? ive heard of people doing it, but i dont wanna screw up and end up with a pair of haggered skis
Ya shoulda just gotten skis with more upturned tails to start with. You're taking a huge risk by turning tails yourself.
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ya i wouldn't recomend doing this....unless it's a really old pair of skis...
(like my back up 160cm straight dynstars)i have just in case i break my twins....i'll bend the tails on those, cause i don't care about them...
You don;t want to mess up a good pair of skis...
Which pair of atomics you got? if you have the Rodeo's your npt gonna catch your back tip.
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yeah if they're twin tips you won't catch your tails, last year i never caught my tips landing backwards on normal skis. (although i only did 180s, i don't know about 540s, since you'd be getting more air and on bigger jumps) also you could really mess up your skis. but if you want to do it powder had a littel thing on bending tails up in a buyers guide a few years ago.
does anyone know where this is on the website?
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