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My shaping stands are the second set I’ve had & are roughly 40 years old

My shaping stands are the second set I've had & are roughly 40 years old My shaping stands are the second set I’ve had & are roughly 40 years old. They were made in Newcastle by Glen Hartin Steel Fabrications. My first set had no height adjustment & were quite low so I had to bend over a lot when shaping. After spending…

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This is a “Bushranger” model with a Rounded Square Tail that I shaped recently

This is a "Bushranger" model with a Rounded Square Tail that I shaped recently This is a “Bushranger” model with a Rounded Square Tail that I shaped recently. The corners of the tail on this board are a little rounder than the stock model tail. This was a combination of three different tail templates & I really liked…

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Some walk around vision of a stock 6’2″ Super Twin model that I finished recently

Some walk around vision of a stock 6'2" Super Twin model that I finished recently Some walk around vision of a stock 6’2″ Super Twin model that I finished recently. It’s 201/4″ wide & 25/8″ thick. The live Pearl Jam CD playing in my shaping room is from the 2014 “Big Day Out” concert…

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Both of these boards sprayed by Mono are recreations of spray’s I did on my

Both of these boards sprayed by Mono are recreations of spray's I did on my personal boards in the early 1980's Both of these boards sprayed by Mono are recreations of spray’s I did on my personal boards in the early 1980’s. The Red & Black board is a 5’10”, 20″ wide & 23/4″ thick 1980 Retro Twin Fin which is heading…

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A target design where I taped up the circles & hand painted them with a

A target design where I taped up the circles & hand painted them with a small paint brush & water based Fluro paint A target design where I taped up the circles & hand painted them with a small paint brush & water based Fluro paint. The board is a Thruster “Bushranger” model, 6’1″, 201/4″ wide & 21/2″thick. I was…

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A hand painted color design I did on a board of mine shaped from a

A hand painted color design I did on a board of mine shaped from a US Blanks EPS Blank A hand painted color design I did on a board of mine shaped from a US Blanks EPS Blank. Yeah, I know it’s a shit effort !! After taping the rails, wing & Swallow I picked three colors to use then got totally indicisive about where to start the color…

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A stock 6’2″ Super Twin model that I finished recently

A stock 6'2" Super Twin model that I finished recently A stock 6’2″ Super Twin model that I finished recently. It’s 201/4″ wide & 25/8″ thick. The live Pearl Jam CD playing in my shaping room is from the 2014 “Big Day Out” concert in Sydney, the song is “Jeremy”…

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A single to double concave bottom on a board I shaped yesterday

A single to double concave bottom on a board I shaped yesterday A single to double concave bottom on a board I shaped yesterday. It’s a “Bushranger” thruster model which was computer cut by Luke on a KKL machine from a Burford Blank. @kklmachine @coopswinz @burfordblanks @darrenburford66 #markrichardssurfboards…

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Some shaping vision from yesterday, I’m using a Skil 100 planer on its side to

Some shaping vision from yesterday, I'm using a Skil 100 planer on its side to blend the rounded square tail into the bump wing area of the plan shape outline Some shaping vision from yesterday, I’m using a Skil 100 planer on its side to blend the rounded square tail into the bump wing area of the plan shape outline. The cutting blade lever is set to a minimal cut depth. #skil100planer #skil100 #mrbushrangermodel…

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I took this photo a few days ago of my Toyota Kluger packed for the

I took this photo a few days ago of my Toyota Kluger packed for the trip north to the Hurley HPC for my annual Surfing Australia junior training camp on the NSW Coast I took this photo a few days ago of my Toyota Kluger packed for the trip north to the Hurley HPC for my annual Surfing Australia junior training camp on the NSW Coast. Three boards in the white covers & three shaped blanks which were dropped off at PSM in…

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