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Some photos of the finished rail spray on my Super Twin

Some photos of the finished rail spray on my Super Twin Some photos of the finished rail spray on my Super Twin. It’s 5’11” long, 203/4″ wide & 25/8″ thick. I think it’s about 32 litres. When Luke at KKL cuts a board on the machine he writes the model, dimensions &…

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Both rails sprayed on my Super Twin

Both rails sprayed on my Super Twin Both rails sprayed on my Super Twin. I tend to get stuck on certain themes when I do sprays on my own boards. At the moment I’m going through a coloured rail phase . The deck & bottom will be clear. #markrichardssprays #markrichardscolordesigns…

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Spraying a Fluro green rail on a Super Twin using water based paint

Spraying a Fluro green rail on a Super Twin using water based paint Spraying a Fluro green rail on a Super Twin using water based paint. When we had our retail store in Newcastle West I had a small factory in the old terrace house behind the shop. It had a dedicated spray room with an exhaust fan & good lighting. We closed…

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Sunset Beach, Hawaii, 1976 entering the water for the final of The World Cup event

Sunset Beach, Hawaii, 1976 entering the water for the final of The World Cup event Sunset Beach, Hawaii, 1976 entering the water for the final of The World Cup event. My board was an 8’0″ long Lightning Bolt shaped by Reno Abellira. Seeing these photos reminded me of how narrow & drawn out the tail was. 8’0″…

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Off The Wall, Hawaii, a 42 year old bottom turn shot from 1976

Off The Wall, Hawaii, a 42 year old bottom turn shot from 1976 Off The Wall, Hawaii, a 42 year old bottom turn shot from 1976. This is the 7’8″ long single fin that I was carrying in yesterday’s Instagram photo. It was a wing pin single fin with a magenta bottom & a yellow deck. Shaped by Reno Abellira…

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A shot taken on the beach at “Off The Wall” on the North Shore in

A shot taken on the beach at "Off The Wall" on the North Shore in 1976 A shot taken on the beach at “Off The Wall” on the North Shore in 1976. The shorts are my very first pair of custom Quiksilver’s. Made in their original retail / factory store which was on the main road in Torquay. Quiksilver founders Alan…

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The finished replica of my 1979 6’8″ round pin single fin just back from PSM

The finished replica of my 1979 6'8" round pin single fin just back from PSM Glassing The finished replica of my 1979 6’8″ round pin single fin just back from PSM Glassing. It’s the first board to be finished in the project of recreating my Hawaiian contest quiver from that year. It has a flat panel Vee bottom & a hard…

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My 5’11” Super Twin, sprayed yesterday, glassed overnight, ready to ride today

My 5'11" Super Twin, sprayed yesterday, glassed overnight, ready to ride today My 5’11” Super Twin, sprayed yesterday, glassed overnight, ready to ride today… No, just kidding !!. I have not been very instant with this series of posts. I shaped & sprayed it early in December & it came back from PSM Glassing…

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Photos of my finished spray effort on the 5’11” Super Twin

Photos of my finished spray effort on the 5'11" Super Twin Photos of my finished spray effort on the 5’11” Super Twin. Sprayed on the foam with water based Fluro paint. @dahlbergsurfboards @fiberglasshawaii #markrichardsshapes #markrichardsshaping #markrichardssprays #markrichardscolordesigns…

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Progress photos of my spray effort on my 5’11” Super Twin

Progress photos of my spray effort on my 5'11" Super Twin Progress photos of my spray effort on my 5’11” Super Twin. Sprayed with water based Fluro paint. @fiberglasshawaii @dahlbergsurfboards #markrichardssprays #markrichardscolordesigns #markrichardsshapes #markrichardsshaping…

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