Forums DIY and Mods stone grind base Viewing 5 posts - 1 through 5 (of 5 total)Author Posts August 15, 2013 at 5:34 pm #578843 tomtnt 12 Postsis it necessary/recommended?any recommendations for a shop in Sac/Truckee/South Lake willing to stone grind a DIY split base? August 16, 2013 at 12:13 pm #669244 Matt Wood 328 PostsI have every board stone ground after splitting it. Honestly I can’t imagine not doing so. I work with a local shop (Powder Tools) in Steamboat. It’s best to remove all the hardware before grinding. August 16, 2013 at 3:25 pm #669245 wjb 163 PostsThe Backcountry in Truckee August 16, 2013 at 3:46 pm #669246 shoestring 197 Postsa new shop opened right on donner lake – they tune/rent bikes in the summer and tune skis/boards in the winter. the owner is a long-time local that has worked at a bunch of shops, including the BC. they always seem to have a bunch of splits laying around and on consignment and i suspect that they would be psyched to help. i have had both board and bike work there and have been really happy. August 16, 2013 at 3:54 pm #669247 tomtnt 12 Postsregarding removing hardware: I’ve already attached the nose/tail clip and I’ve epoxied the holes for the hooks (probably overkill?) – even if I remove the nut and hook from the top, the screws would still be poking through… Viewing 5 posts - 1 through 5 (of 5 total)You must be logged in to reply to this topic.