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    Tiny leak on my RXP.

    I have had water seeping out of the fiberglass directly under the waterbox since i noticed it in march 2005. I have no idea how the water is getting in there, but I did have some work done to my cracked and leaking pump shoe area over the summer.

    I was thinking of drilling a small hole on both sides of the ski right in the area marked to let the water out and plugging it when I go riding. The hole would be only on the inside of the ski, not all the way through the ski.

    Any advice?

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    You see those rivets holding the waterbox bracket on?

    Water is getting inbetween the double layered hull thru those rivets.

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    Should i worry about it?

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    I wouldn't worry about it.

    I actually drilled out my rivets and the water came out. I let it dry out really good and then filled the rivet holes with some epoxy.

    I didn't want the extra weight of the water between the hull layers.

    There was actually very little water that came out anyway.

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    How do you even know if there is water in between the hulls?...PR...

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    he got water in between because he had a leak at the pump thru hull fitting.

    you can see water weep out of rivet holes, etc. if you have water in there.

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