the tti offers 2 ways to digitize your vinyl; either by connecting the turntable to your mac or pc and using one of the included recording programs, or - and this is probably the more interesting
however, hollow-core pvc decking is more subject to surface damage like gouging and denting than solid products. compare manufacturer impact testing reports if this is an area of concern. hollow-core pvc boards that become damaged cannot be filled like most solid products, and require replacement of the full board.
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certainteed’s evernew vinyl decking features a hollow-core profile with a nonporous surface that the manufacturer says won’t stain, scratch, or fade. it’s available in three uv-protected colors—almond, white, and gray—and in lengths of 12 feet, 16 feet, and 20 feet.
their deck board ends are more authentic looking because they don’t feature the tunnel-like design of hollow boards. composite decking contains real wood as well as plastic , but if you want your deck to look like it’s made of solid wood, you might prefer solid composite boards.
it can be much easier and faster to extrude solid composite boards than it is hollow. most manufacturers don’t want to deal with the difficulty or expend the extra time to manufacture hollow boards. hollow composite deck boards versus solid core composite deck boards. let’s take a closer look at each type of board.