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Created On: 01/17/2018 02:56 PM
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 01/17/2018 02:56 PM
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Pete5

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Hi all,

I have the opportunity to buy a cheap second hand SUP. I am keen on buying one second hand to try out and maybe upgrade later.

 

Unfortunately my storage options are extremely limited and the only place I have to store the board is in my back garden (exposed to sunlight and rain).

 

I was thinking of trying to buy a sturdy bag and some sort of rack that I can hang on my fence. Hopefully this bag will protect it from the rain and sun a bit. Unfortunately this is my only storage option.

 

I am very curious to hear anyone's opinion on my plan, perhaps the SUP life is just not for me just yet.

 

Many thanks in advance for any helpful comments.

 01/18/2018 12:44 PM
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all3

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My SUPs are all Jimmy Lewis boards but there is something in the epoxy that protects against sunlight. I have some that have been leaning against my shed outside for over 5 years and they still are good, can't tell the difference between the side exposed and the down side. They do get sunlight but mostly shaded. The board I use I keep on my car rack pretty much 24/7 for the last 2 years. No Problem.



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 03/21/2018 12:55 AM
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palerider

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Storesyourboards.com or build a storage area Out of pt or vinyl.

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Edited: 04/19/2018 at 03:03 AM by palerider
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