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Old 06-22-2004, 10:27 AM
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Originally posted by SOuthernFRIED
Hotpink do a search (Google) for tennis court resurfacing..You will find lotsa info and products.You can apply some direclty over concrete and the colors vary.Most average 65-70 bucks for 5 gallons coverage area 400-500 sqft.
I will Try searching Google. Thanks for the tip
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Old 06-22-2004, 10:31 AM
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Originally posted by nashrcracer
I use to race at Riders in Kalamazoo, MI in 91 on an indoor oval that they took 5 gallons of black paint and added sand to it and the painted the track. I think they said a gallon bucket to the 5 gallon pail. it worked real good with foam. was running green dots back then. of course like was said, it has to be real flat surface with no transistion difference between the concrete pours.
I heard about the black paint and adding sand to it. Just don't know how it looks. I know a lot of people don't like racing foam. Everyone is being a big help Thanks
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Old 06-25-2004, 08:12 PM
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anyone have any other ideas?
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Old 07-21-2004, 01:59 PM
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tennis court material, great traction, my track has similar stuff on it. even the highest shore foams can hook up on it great.
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Old 07-21-2004, 02:03 PM
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The Yatabe Arena outside Tokyo is have asphalt. But perhaps some kind of treatment abowe it.
Check with Yokomo. They should know, as they use it as there test track. The surface is just superflat.
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Old 07-21-2004, 02:18 PM
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we had an indoor track years ago that had out door none slip paint and what we did was mix in fine sand to give it an asphalt texture and worked great yes we ran foam. Problem is you have to be careful what traction compunds you use and no nitro cars they make the paint soft and when dried flakes.
If your indoors invest and buy the carpet.
also you have to paint a to of coats remember get the sealer for concrete and then paint over it with the none slip stuff.

YOU HAVE TO SEAL THE CONCRETE!
AND MAKE SURE THE PAINT IS FOR CONCRETE OR ELSE IT WILL PEEL AN FLAKE!!!!
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Old 07-23-2004, 08:20 AM
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thanks speedX1,andersand Macnkitty
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Old 07-26-2004, 12:48 PM
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anytime. probably just be easier to do a carpet track, maybe less too, i dunno? remember, low pile carpet only, you probably already knew that.
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