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Shaping finished on the third board in the recreation on my 1979 Hawaiian round pin

Shaping finished on the third board in the recreation on my 1979 Hawaiian round pin single fin contest quiver Shaping finished on the third board in the recreation on my 1979 Hawaiian round pin single fin contest quiver. Its 7’0″ long. Flat panel Vee bottom with a hard tucked under edge running from nose to tail. Shaped out of a Burford Blank. @burfordblanks…

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Progress photos, rails banded on the recreation of my thirty eight year old 7’0″ round

Progress photos, rails banded on the recreation of my thirty eight year old 7'0" round pin single fin Progress photos, rails banded on the recreation of my thirty eight year old 7’0″ round pin single fin. The original boards were made in 1979 & shaped from USA made Clark blanks which I had bought home from Hawaii the previous season. The…

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Banding the bottom edge of the rails with a Skil 100 planer on my 1979

Banding the bottom edge of the rails with a Skil 100 planer on my 1979 Retro 7'0" single fin Banding the bottom edge of the rails with a Skil 100 planer on my 1979 Retro 7’0″ single fin. It’s the last board in the three board quiver from that year which I’ve been in the process of recreating. The lengths of the others are…

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This will be the third board in the project of recreating my Hawaiian quiver from

This will be the third board in the project of recreating my Hawaiian quiver from 1979 which consisted of 3 round pin single fins This will be the third board in the project of recreating my Hawaiian quiver from 1979 which consisted of 3 round pin single fins. This one will be 7’0″ long & I’m using the same cardboard template that I’d made to use for the…

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The bottom of the finished replica of my 1979 6’8″ round pin single fin

The bottom of the finished replica of my 1979 6'8" round pin single fin The bottom of the finished replica of my 1979 6’8″ round pin single fin. It’s the first board to be finished in the project of recreating my Hawaiian contest quiver from that year. The big Star Bolt & logos are exactly the same as the…

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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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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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