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@TODO: provide a brief overview of the various construction processes you need to build a snowboard, or various pieces of a snowboard. This page should essentially be a guided index into all of the processes involved.
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The following articles cover the process of building a snowboard assuming you have the [[Equipment Overview|equipment]] and [[Materials Overview|materials]] available.  
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* Preparation
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** [[Construction Checklist|Construction and preparation checklist]]
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* Core Blank construction
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** [[Core blank overview]]
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** [[Wood selection, drying, and prep]]
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** [[Building a stack]]
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** [[Slicing a stack]]
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** [[Joining the halves of a core blank]]
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* Core construction
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** [[Ash edge stringer and sidewalls]]
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** [[Cleanup after inlay, and final blank sizing]]
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** [[CNC Core Cutting]]
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** [[Final cleanup and sidewall preparation]]
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* Laminate preparation
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** [[Bases, edges, and nose/tail spacers]]
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** [[Inserts and Kevlar backing]]
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** [[Top sheet]]
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** [[Mold alignment and preparation]]
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* Layup and pressing
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** [[Mixing epoxy]]
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** [[Wet layup]]
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** [[Pneumatic Pressing]]
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** [[Vacuum Pressing]]
  
 
* Finishing
 
* Finishing
 
** [[Overview of cleanup and finishing]]
 
** [[Overview of cleanup and finishing]]
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** [[Finishing a wood veneer top sheet]]
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** [[Simple screen printing]]
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** [[Tuning and waxing]]
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* Measurement and testing
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** [[Weights and fiber fraction]]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 22:36, 20 January 2013

The following articles cover the process of building a snowboard assuming you have the equipment and materials available.