Welcome to our Gymnastics Discussion Community
555,589 messages... 44,515 topics... and 6,778 members
Join for FREE!
Thank you for supporting our sponsors Energym Music & Norberts!

Equipment Questions

Status
Not open for further replies.
P

Paul

Guest
Our Bars are in need of refinishing. Can i just sand them, filling a small gouge. Should they be sealed? varnish, Oil?
 

gymdog

Well-Known Member
Coach
Former Gymnast
Proud Relative
Jul 5, 2007
5,121
How old are they? Not still under manufacturer's warranty?
 

lannamavity

Member
Sep 13, 2007
409
way out West
Our Bars are in need of refinishing. Can i just sand them, filling a small gouge. Should they be sealed? varnish, Oil?


NO WAY!!!:eek:

If the laminate is cracked, you need new rails, or splinters will keep cracking off, weakening the whole bar, which can be very dangerous.
 
Status
Not open for further replies.